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List of Fugitives From Justice: 1891.-- Part VII

List of Fugitives From Justice: 1891.-- Part VII

Date: 1962
Creator: Texas. Adjutant General's Office.
Description: A list of criminals, divided by county, which gives the name, crime, and description of each fugitive. Name index begins on page 27.
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Hollow Reinforced-Concrete Structure Replaces Dam at Austin, Texas, Which Failed Fifteen Years Ago

Hollow Reinforced-Concrete Structure Replaces Dam at Austin, Texas, Which Failed Fifteen Years Ago

Date: [1915]
Creator: Engineering Record
Description: This article gives historical background of the first dam at Austin, Texas and its failure followed by a discussion of the changes that were made when building the new dam, including plans.
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Journal of the Reconstruction Convention, Which Met at Austin, Texas, June 1, A. D. 1868.

Journal of the Reconstruction Convention, Which Met at Austin, Texas, June 1, A. D. 1868.

Date: 1870
Creator: Texas. Constitutional Convention, (1868-1869).
Description: Minutes of the Reconstruction Convention including text of Resolutions and Declarations made during the session. The Reoport of the Attorney-General of Texas and other documents are included in the Appendix, starting on page 947. Index begins on page 995.
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In the Bosom of the Comanches: A Thrilling Tale of Savage Indian Life, Massacre and Captivity Truthfully Told by a Surviving Captive

In the Bosom of the Comanches: A Thrilling Tale of Savage Indian Life, Massacre and Captivity Truthfully Told by a Surviving Captive

Date: 1923
Creator: Babb, T. A.
Description: Theodore 'Dot' Babb describes his experiences when he and several others were taken captive in the 1865 by Comanches near present-day Decatur, Texas and what happened after he was released.
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Report of Construction of the Temporary State Capitol, at Austin, Texas.

Report of Construction of the Temporary State Capitol, at Austin, Texas.

Date: 1883
Creator: State of Texas. Capitol Board.
Description: This report is a compilation of the legislation and correspondence related to the building of the temporary state capitol in 1882.
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Prospectus of the Colorado Lake Chautauqua Association at Austin, Texas, For the Season of 1893

Prospectus of the Colorado Lake Chautauqua Association at Austin, Texas, For the Season of 1893

Date: 1893
Creator: Colorado Lake Chautauqua Association
Description: This prospectus outlines the ideals and intentions of the Colorado Lake Chautauqua Association to educate the people of the city and provide better public services.
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The Austin Silk Plantation and Manufacturing Company

The Austin Silk Plantation and Manufacturing Company

Date: 1917
Creator: The Austin Silk Plantation and Manufacturing Company
Description: This pamphlet describes the processes of silk production and compares it to raising cotton.
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Life and Adventures of Ben Thompson the Famous Texan.

Life and Adventures of Ben Thompson the Famous Texan.

Date: 1956
Creator: Walton, W. M.
Description: This book is a biography of Ben Thompson, "Including a detailed and authentic statement of his birth, history and adventures by one who has known him since a child" (from the title page). The original of this item includes an insert from The Steck Company giving a brief overview of the history of the book (number of copies published, prices, etc.).
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The Texas Fine Arts Association and Elisabet Ney Museum

The Texas Fine Arts Association and Elisabet Ney Museum

Date: [c. 1912]
Creator: Texas Fine Arts Association
Description: This pamphlet gives an overview of the museum with a brief biography of Elisabet Ney and legal documents of the Texas Fine Arts Association.
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The Daily News-Tribune, Industrial Review Edition: Austin, Capital City of Texas.

The Daily News-Tribune, Industrial Review Edition: Austin, Capital City of Texas.

Date: February 1906
Creator: The Daily News-Tribune
Description: This edition gives an overview of the city of Austin including major buildings, businesses, and people as well as general information about the the layout and statistics of the city.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library