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 Decade: 1940-1949
 Collection: Texas History Collection
Pecan shellers of San Antonio: the problem of underpaid and unemployed Mexican labor

Pecan shellers of San Antonio: the problem of underpaid and unemployed Mexican labor

Date: 1940
Creator: Menefee, Selden C.; Cossmore, Orin C. & Webb, John N.
Description: A book about the livelihood of migrant Mexican pecan shellers. The book contains information concerning: the pecan-shelling industry in San Antonio, the earnings of the pecan shellers in 1938, the social lives of the pecan shellers, and the potential prospects of the pecan shellers.
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Mexican Migratory Workers of South Texas

Mexican Migratory Workers of South Texas

Date: 1941
Creator: Menefee, Selden C.
Description: A book about the livelihood of Mexican migrant workers in south Texas. The book contains information about the income, family life, social life, and potential prospects of the Mexican workers.
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A History of Smith County, Texas

A History of Smith County, Texas

Date: May 1944
Creator: Ward, William R.
Description: This thesis gives an overview of the history of Smith County, Texas. The chapters, according to the Table of Contents: Topography and Earliest Indian Life; The Cherokees; The Expulsion of the Cherokees; The Exploration and Beginnings of Smith County; Frontier Smith County, 1846-1851; The Ante-Bellum Period, 1860-1874; The Railroads and Their Influences, 1870-1900; Post Civil War Politics and Society, 1870-1900; and The Major Industrial Period.
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The Early History of Floyd County

The Early History of Floyd County

Date: 1947
Creator: Hall, Claude V.
Description: This book discusses the history of Floyd County, Texas, including the general organization of the county, the first settlers and settlements, battles, expeditions, and notable individuals. The index begins on page 141.
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A History of Tyler and Smith County, Texas

A History of Tyler and Smith County, Texas

Date: 1948
Creator: Woldert, Albert
Description: This book describes the early history of Tyler and Smith Counties, located in Texas, including information about the geography, notable individuals, government, elections, general reminiscences, as well as other relevant information. The index begins on page 161.
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West Texas Historical and Scientific Society publication number twelve

West Texas Historical and Scientific Society publication number twelve

Date: June 1, 1948
Creator: West Texas Historical and Scientific Society
Description: This issue provides description, photographs, and historical background of Big Bend National Park.
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