A Memorial and Biographical History of Navarro, Henderson, Anderson, Limestone, Freestone and Leon Counties, Texas

Description:

This book gives an overview of each of the six counties including history, important statistics and facts, and biographies of central figures. According to the title page, it contains "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 Prospects; also Biographical Mention of Many of the Pioneers and Prominent Citizens of the Present Time, and Full-page Portraits of the most Eminent Men of this Section."

Creator(s): Lewis Publishing Company
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1893
Partner(s):
Palestine 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: 1893
  • Digitized: February 2, 2009
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Navarro County
Place
United States - Texas - Henderson County
Place
United States - Texas - Anderson County
Place
United States - Texas - Limestone County
Place
United States - Texas - Freestone County
Place
United States - Texas - Leon County
Era
Spanish Texas, 1690-1821
Mexican Texas, 1821-1835
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 c. 1806 to 1893
Description:

This book gives an overview of each of the six counties including history, important statistics and facts, and biographies of central figures. According to the title page, it contains "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 Prospects; also Biographical Mention of Many of the Pioneers and Prominent Citizens of the Present Time, and Full-page Portraits of the most Eminent Men of this Section."

Note:

"Illustrated." Added title is from the front cover. Original volume is missing pages 133, 134, 191, 192, 289-298, 417, 418, 453, and 454.

Physical Description:

vii, 908 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm.

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Keyword(s): biographies | histories | statistics
Added Title: The Lone Star State
Partner:
Palestine Public Library
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth46827
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text