The Story of Corpus Christi

Description:

This book describes the history of Corpus Christi through sketches of persons and events in the history of the city. According to the preface, it does focuses less on the history than on the people, "presenting in plain narrative form, a recountal of the days when Corpus Christi was young, of the trials and tribulations that fell to the lot of her residents in the war periods, and finally to emerge as a fast growing a progressive city of the Southland" (p. v).

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Texas - Nueces County - Corpus Christi
Creation Date: 1916  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
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Creator (Author):
Sutherland, Mary A.

Mrs. Mary A. Sutherland

Creator (Editor):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Corpus Christi, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1916
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Nueces County - Corpus Christi
From 1824~ to 1912~
Description:

This book describes the history of Corpus Christi through sketches of persons and events in the history of the city. According to the preface, it does focuses less on the history than on the people, "presenting in plain narrative form, a recountal of the days when Corpus Christi was young, of the trials and tribulations that fell to the lot of her residents in the war periods, and finally to emerge as a fast growing a progressive city of the Southland" (p. v).

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"Copyright applied for."

Physical Description:

x, 146 p.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): histories | biographical sketches | Corpus Christi | anecdotes | biographies
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: F394.C78 S88 1916
  • OCLC: 450371 |
  • LCCN: 68-36347
  • UNTCAT: b1685034 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth61115
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text