Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas.

Description:

This book is a biographical view of Dallas, Texas and its history. The book uses many narratives of the individuals who helped shape Dallas history. The book has various content including: biographies of all of the U.S. Presidents; a list of Dallas County pioneers from 1841-1850; an overview of Dallas history; and hundreds of brief biographies, including some illustrations.

Creator(s): Lewis Publishing Company
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1892
Partner(s):
Dallas Public Library
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Lewis Publishing Company
Place of Publication: Chicago, Illinois
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1892
  • Digitized: January 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Lancaster
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Garland
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Mesquite
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Cedar Hill
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Richardson
Era
The Texas Revolution, 1835-1836
The Republic of Texas, 1836-1846
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1730~ to 1892~
Description:

This book is a biographical view of Dallas, Texas and its history. The book uses many narratives of the individuals who helped shape Dallas history. The book has various content including: biographies of all of the U.S. Presidents; a list of Dallas County pioneers from 1841-1850; an overview of Dallas history; and hundreds of brief biographies, including some illustrations.

Note:

Full text on title page: "Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas. Illustrated. Containing a History of this Important section of the great State of Texas, from the Earliest Period of its Occupancy to the Present Time, together with Glimpses of its Future Prospects; with Full-Page Portraits of the Presidents of the United States, and also Full-Page Portraits of some of the most Eminent Men of the County, and Biographical Mention of many of its Pioneers, and also of Prominent Citizens of To-day."

Physical Description:

vii, 9-1011 p. incl. ill., ports. : ports. ; 28 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Washington, George | Adams, John | Jefferson, Thomas | Madison, James | Monroe, James | Adams, John Quincy | Jackson, Andrew | Van Buren, Martin | Harrison, William Henry | Tyler, John | Taylor, Zachary | Fillmore, Millard | Pierce, Franklin | Buchanan, James | Lincoln, Abraham | Johnson, Andrew | Grant, Ulysses S. | Hayes, R. B. | Garfield, J. A. | Arthur, Chester A. | Cleveland, Grover | Harrison, Benjamin
Added Title: Memorial and biographical history of Dallas County, Texas ... : containing a history of this important section of the great state of Texas, from the earliest period of its occupancy to the present time ... and biographical mention of many of its pioneers, and also of prominent citizens of to-day
Partner:
Dallas Public Library
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 1966495 |
  • CALL-NO: 976.428 M533
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth20932
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text