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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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Early History of Hopkins County, Texas: Biographical Sketches and Incidents of the Early Settled Families

Early History of Hopkins County, Texas: Biographical Sketches and Incidents of the Early Settled Families

Date: 1902
Creator: Fleming, E. B.
Description: This book contains information about Hopkins County, including Directories for Sulphur Springs and Nelta, chapters about important places and events in the history of the county, biographical sketches of individuals and families who settled the county, and a list of county officials.
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The Early History of Montgomery, Texas

The Early History of Montgomery, Texas

Date: 2012
Creator: Searle, Kameron K.
Description: Book detailing the early history of Montgomery, Texas (roughly 1825 through 1848) including the text of various primary sources and legal documents.
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The Early Settlers Life in Texas

The Early Settlers Life in Texas

Date: 1963
Creator: Kirkpatrick, A. Y.
Description: This book describes the early history of Hill County, located in Texas, including the author's trip to Texas, information about the first settlers, prominent men, Native American massacres, government, and the general organization of the county.
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East Texas.

East Texas.

Date: 1923
Creator: East Texas Chamber of Commerce.
Description: This book was created to provide "authentic information concerning the natural and co-operative resources and opportunities offered by East Texas and her people" for the general public. It contains information about the "General Development in 1921-22, The Evolution of transportation and Fixing of Lower Rate Levels, The Marketing Problem Nearing Solution, Organization, Concentration and Standardization of Quality; Pack and Grade, Co-Operative Work of A. & M. College Department of Extension Service; State Agricultural Department; Markets and Warehouses Department; [and the] Chamber of Commerce in East Texas" (p. 1).
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[Elementary Diploma for Florence Vinson]

[Elementary Diploma for Florence Vinson]

Date: May 30, 1931
Creator: Cass County (Tex.)
Description: Certificate issued to Florence Vinson by the Cass County, Texas Public School district. Text reads: "This Certifies that Florence Vinson has completed the Course of Study prescribed by the Board of education for the Elementary Schools which entitles the holder to this Elementary DIPLOMA and admission into the High School Department. Given at Linden, Texas, this the 30th day of May, 1931." There is an illustration of a bald eagle near the center holding a banner that says "United States of America" and a gold-colored seal in the lower-left corner near the signatures.
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The First Century of Scottish Rite Masonry in Texas, 1867-1967

The First Century of Scottish Rite Masonry in Texas, 1867-1967

Date: 1967
Creator: Carter, James David
Description: This book provides an overview of the Scottish Rite organization and history in Texas, including background and introductory information, with descriptions of the Scottish Rite Bodies in Galveston, Austin, El Paso, Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, and Waco. Sections also discuss the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Crippled Children, the Scottish Rite dormitory at the University of Texas, the Scottish Rite Foundation of Texas, Inc., and the Sovereign Grand Inspectors General for Texas, as well as recorded membership. Index starts on page 477.
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The Forgotton Colony: San Patricio de Hibernia: The History, the People and the Legends of the Irish Colony of McMullen-McGloin

The Forgotton Colony: San Patricio de Hibernia: The History, the People and the Legends of the Irish Colony of McMullen-McGloin

Date: 1981
Creator: H├ębert, Rachel Bluntzer
Description: This book discusses the history of the McMullen-McGloin Colony in San Patricio County, Texas. According to the table of contents (which starts on page ix), the book is divided into three major sections: Part I includes biographical sketches of original settlers, Part II includes an overview of the history of the settlement itself, and Part III includes stories and songs from the oral tradition.
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From a southern porch, by Dorothy Scarborough.

From a southern porch, by Dorothy Scarborough.

Date: 1919
Creator: Scarborough, Dorothy
Description: A fictional account of Southern life by teacher, folklorist, and writer, Dorothy Scarborough.
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From Texas Tables: Gourmet Recipes

From Texas Tables: Gourmet Recipes

Date: 1961
Creator: Junior League of Dallas
Description: Cookbook compiled by the Junior League of Dallas containing recipes organized by type; table of contents: Canapes and Hors d'Ourvres, Soups, Sea Food, Egg & Cheese, Poultry & Game, Meat, Vegetable, Typically Texas, Salad and Dressings, Desserts, For Healthy Hearts, Texas Size Parties, and Wine Information & Chart. It also includes some tips about cooking various foods and relevant quotations. Index starts after page 279.
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