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  Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
 Decade: 1900-1909
 Year: 1901
Bulger's Friend

Bulger's Friend

Date: December 26, 1901
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Description: Short story about an old man who joins the Salvation Army.
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Money Maze

Money Maze

Date: May 1901
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Description: A short story set in Central America. This story is said to have served as the literary foundation of "Cabbages and Kings."
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A Blackjack Bargainer

A Blackjack Bargainer

Date: August 1901
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Description: Short story about a family feud.
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Rouge et Noire

Rouge et Noire

Date: December 1901
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Description: A short story about the banana trade in Central America based on O. Henry's experiences in Honduras in the late 1890s. This is perhaps the first instance of O. Henry's use of the term "banana republic."
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Governor’s Mansion in winter

Governor’s Mansion in winter

Date: 1901
Creator: unknown
Description: Front elevation, south elevation, from southeast, picket fence, gazebo.
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[Couples in State Lunatic Asylum Park]

[Couples in State Lunatic Asylum Park]

Date: 1901
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two couples at the State Lunatic Asylum Park. "Mary" and "C.H.W." are in seated in the foreground. The names of the couple on the bridge are unknown. The hospital opened in 1856, is operated by the Texas Department of State Health Services, and changed its name in 1925. It is the oldest psychiatric hospital in the state of Texas and the third oldest standing public building in the state. It opened with 12 patients and saw as many as 3000 at once time. The Austin State Hospital currently houses around 300 patients, most staying for about a week during treatment.
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Journal of the Fifty-Second Annual Council of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Texas, Held in All Saints' Chapel, Austin, May 8th, 9th and 10th, 1901

Journal of the Fifty-Second Annual Council of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Texas, Held in All Saints' Chapel, Austin, May 8th, 9th and 10th, 1901

Date: May 1901
Creator: Protestant Episcopal Church. Diocese of Texas. Council.
Description: This publication includes the reports made by the members of the council, lists of clergy in the diocese, and the minutes of the council meetings.
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Difficulties of a Mexican revenue officer in Texas

Difficulties of a Mexican revenue officer in Texas

Date: January 1901
Creator: Barker, Eugene C.
Description: This book discusses the action by the Mexican government to send a revenue officer and small contingent of soldiers into Texas during 1835 to collect taxes from the citizens and the resistance they faced. Includes some letters and notes from the author about later excerpts from newspapers.
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