Tyler & Smith County, Texas: An Historical Survey

Description:

This book gives an overview of the history of Tyler, Texas and Smith County through a series of essays written by community members on various social and historical topics. A List of Illustrations is on page viii and the Table of Contents is on page ix; the index starts on page 279.

Creator(s): Glover, Robert W.
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1976
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Info: "American Bicentennial Committee of Tyler-Smith County."
Place of Publication: Tyler, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1976
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Smith County
Place
United States - Texas - Smith County - Tyler
Era
Spanish Texas, 1690-1821
Mexican Texas, 1821-1835
The Republic of Texas, 1836-1846
Annexation, 1844-1846
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From 1770~ to 1976~
Description:

This book gives an overview of the history of Tyler, Texas and Smith County through a series of essays written by community members on various social and historical topics. A List of Illustrations is on page viii and the Table of Contents is on page ix; the index starts on page 279.

Note:

"Bicentennial Edition."

Physical Description:

x, 287 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 28 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): essays | counties | histories
Contributor(s):
  • Editor : Cross, Linda Brown Assistant, Chapter VII: County Communities Past and Present
  • Author of introduction, etc. : Peters, Robert K., III Chapter I: From Wilderness to War
  • Author of introduction, etc. : Glover, Robert W. Chapter II: The Confederate Effort
  • Author of introduction, etc. : Carrier, John P. Chapter III: Reconstruction
  • Author of introduction, etc. : Smyrl, Frank Chapter IV: Politics and Politicians
  • Author of introduction, etc. : Fleet, Robert Chapter V: Commerce and Industry: The Last 100 Years
  • Author of introduction, etc. : Browning, Ben Chapter VI: Cotton to Roses, Part I: The Agriculture Economy
  • Author of introduction, etc. : Lyle, E. W. Chapter VI: Cotton to Roses, Part II:The Rose Industry
  • Author of introduction, etc. : Calloway, Ethel Chapter VIII: The Ethnic Contribution, Part I: The Black Experience
  • Author of introduction, etc. : Stewart, Katie Chapter VIII: The Ethnic Contribution, Part I: The Black Experience
  • Author of introduction, etc. : Wessel, Harvey Rabbi Harvey Wessel, Chapter VIII: The Ethnic Contribution, Part II: The Jews of Tyler
  • Author of introduction, etc. : Haddad, Sophie Chapter VIII: The Ethnic Contribution, Part III: The Lebonese of Tyler
  • Author of introduction, etc. : Carder, Barbera Chapter IX: The Contemporary Scene
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: F392.S55 T95 1976
  • OCLC: 3562407 |
  • UNTCAT: b1173718 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth61117
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text