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Mercantile and General City Directory of Austin, Texas---1872-1873.

Mercantile and General City Directory of Austin, Texas---1872-1873.

Date: 1872
Creator: Gray, S. A & Moore, W. D.
Description: The 1872-1873 Austin city directory, "Containing an Interesting History of Austin, the Name and Residence of its Citizens, and Local Information of General Interest." (From the title page.)
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
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