Booming Mexia in the Roaring 20's

Description:

Compilation of articles published during 1955 in The Waco-Times Herald, written by Nanine Simmons about the history of Mexia, Texas and focusing on the oil boom in the 1920s. The author includes a preface regarding the sources of her information and editorial notes for some of the articles to provide more context.

Creator(s): Simmons, Nanine
Location(s): United States - Texas - Limestone County - Mexia
Creation Date: March 1955
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 538
Past 30 days: 31
Yesterday: 2
Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: [Nanine Simmons]
Place of Publication: Mexia, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 1955
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Limestone County - Mexia
Era
Oil and Gas, 1901-Present
Date
192u  
Description:

Compilation of articles published during 1955 in The Waco-Times Herald, written by Nanine Simmons about the history of Mexia, Texas and focusing on the oil boom in the 1920s. The author includes a preface regarding the sources of her information and editorial notes for some of the articles to provide more context.

Note:

"21 pages of Living Legend and Fact!"

Note:

"Written especially for The Waco Times-Herald."

Physical Description:

21 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): oral histories | historical accounts | newspaper articles
Added Title: Waco Times-Herald, 1955
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 18441075 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth285884
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text