Ernst Hermann Altgelt: Founder of Comfort, Texas

Ernst Hermann Altgelt: Founder of Comfort, Texas

Date: 2010
Creator: Stewart, Anne
Description: Book about Ernst Hermann Altgelt, the founder of Comfort, Texas. It includes information about Altgelt and his family, and information about the establishment of the city.
Contributing Partner: Anne and Mike Stewart Collection
The encyclopedia of Texas, Vol. 1

The encyclopedia of Texas, Vol. 1

Date: 1922
Creator: Davis, Ellis Arthur
Description: Features short biographies of prominent Texans.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Indian wars and pioneers of Texas / by John Henry Brown.

Indian wars and pioneers of Texas / by John Henry Brown.

Date: [1880]
Creator: Brown, John Henry
Description: A history of pioneers in Texas and their confrontations with local American Indians.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Texans and their state; a newspaper reference work

Texans and their state; a newspaper reference work

Date: 1918
Creator: Warner, Harry T.
Description: Biographies of prominent Texans.
Contributing Partner: Amon Carter Museum
The Portable Handbook of Texas

The Portable Handbook of Texas

Date: 2000
Creator: Barkley, Roy R., 1941-
Description: Book containing a brief history Texas from prehistoric times to the end of the twentieth century. Following this is a series of alphabetical arranged articles which cover various aspects of Texas history, including significant communities, people, institutions, and agencies.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
Reminiscences of the boys in gray, 1861-1865 / compiled by Mamie Yeary.

Reminiscences of the boys in gray, 1861-1865 / compiled by Mamie Yeary.

Date: 1912
Creator: Yeary, Mamie
Description: Sketches of several hundred Confederate veterans, now residing in Texas, giving particulars of their war service.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Encyclopedia of Texas

The Encyclopedia of Texas

Date: [1921 - 1922]
Creator: Davis, Ellis Arthur
Description: This book provides a biographical view of Texas and its history. The book uses many narratives of the individuals who helped shape Texas history. The book also includes profiles of: the public school system in Texas; banking; the public school system; the State Fair; the Cotton Industry; oil history; and histories of select towns, such as Dallas, Fort Worth, Wichita Falls, Burkburnett, Ellis County, Waco, San Antonio, Galveston, and many others.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
History of Texas, together with a biographical history of Milam, Williamson, Bastrop, Travis, Lee and Burleson counties : containing a concise history of the state, with portraits and biographies of prominent citizens of the above named counties, and personal histories of many of the early settlers and leading families

History of Texas, together with a biographical history of Milam, Williamson, Bastrop, Travis, Lee and Burleson counties : containing a concise history of the state, with portraits and biographies of prominent citizens of the above named counties, and personal histories of many of the early settlers and leading families

Date: 1893
Creator: Lewis Publishing Company, publisher.
Description: History of Texas : together with a biographical history of Milam, Williamson, Bastrop, Travis, Lee and Burleson counties : containing a concise history of the state, with portraits and biographies of prominent citizens of the above named counties, and personal histories of many of the early settlers and leading families.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Hans Teichmueller;  biographical sketch, addresses and letters to his family

Hans Teichmueller; biographical sketch, addresses and letters to his family

Date: 1908
Creator: Teichmueller, Auguste Kellner
Description: Hans Teichmueller biographical sketch, includes addresses and letters to his family. Prepared by his loving wife and daughters.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
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