A thumb-nail history of the city of Houston, Texas, from its founding in 1836 to the year 1912

THE CITY OF HOUSTON, TEXAS 41
589 Cottages ...................... 748 576,235
18 Iron and frame farehouses....... 19 34,040
1 Open air theatre ............... 1 4,000
1 Automobile garage ............ 1 500
1 Fireproof addition ............. 1 14,900
1 Storage oil tank ............... 1 5,000
1 Oil plant ...................... 1 10,650
1 Bread plant ................... 1 16,500
1 Viaduct . ..................... 1 350,000
2 Remodeling ................... 2 47,500
926 1101 $3,997,010
Valuation of 926 permits, year ending Feb. 29,
1912 ....................................$3,997,010
Valuation of 868 permits, year ending Feb. 28,
1911 .............. .................... 3,152,820
Increase in value, year ending Feb. 29, 1912.. $844,190
Valuation, temporary permits, year ending Feb.
29, 1912 ...$......... ............. $281,375
Valuation, temporary permits, year ending Feb.
28, 1911 ......... ...................... 189270
Increase for year ending Feb. 29, 1912, over
1911 .................................. $92,105
Total value permanent and temporary for year
ending 1912 ..............................$4278,385
Total value permanent and temporary for year
1911 .................................... 3,342,090
Increase in last 12 months over previous 12
months ............................... $936,295

Young, Samuel Oliver. A thumb-nail history of the city of Houston, Texas, from its founding in 1836 to the year 1912. Houston, Texas. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth24649/. Accessed August 22, 2014.