History and Business Guide of Sherman and Grayson County, Texas

History and Business Guide of Sherman and Grayson County, Texas

Date: 1940
Creator: Anderson, Ed. H.
Description: This text gives an overview of the histories of Grayson County, Texas and of the county seat, Sherman touching on government, business, religion, organizations, and other aspects of life. The book also contains advertisements from local businesses.
Contributing Partner: Austin College
[Topographic Map]

[Topographic Map]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Topographic map of an unknown area with elevation lines marked and labeled in red.
Contributing Partner: Abilene Christian University Library
The Principal Ocean Trade Routes of the World

The Principal Ocean Trade Routes of the World

Date: 1885
Creator: unknown
Description: This map shows the world with major trade routes marked. The routes are shown in red lines and black dotted lines with labels and some notes regarding transit times. Major cities and exports are labeled; bodies of water and geographic features are also marked (with relief shown in hachures). There is text beneath the map labeled "Questions on the Map." Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. On the back of the map there are two pages of text. On the left, the text is titled "Physical Geography -- General Review" and includes general questions about geography. The text on the right page is labeled "Abyssinia. -- Negro Africa: South Central Africa and African Islands" and includes general information about the geography and commerce of Africa.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Bosque County: Land and People (A History of Bosque County, Texas)

Bosque County: Land and People (A History of Bosque County, Texas)

Date: 1985
Creator: Bosque County History Book Committee
Description: This volume about Bosque County includes introductory material about the history and geography of the area, community histories, and family histories with genealogical information. Index starts on page 788.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Geography of Denton County

Geography of Denton County

Date: 1936
Creator: Cowling, Mary Jo
Description: This book discusses Denton County, Texas including the geography, geology, some agriculture and settlements as well as a chapter on ways that teachers can engage students in learning about the history of Denton County. Index starts on page 131.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A History of Lubbock

A History of Lubbock

Date: 1962
Creator: Graves, Lawrence L.
Description: Book discusses the history of Lubbock, Texas including the physical geography of the area and the history of the people living there focusing on economics, government, education, agriculture, and other aspects of daily life. Index starts on page 642.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Cherokee County History

Cherokee County History

Date: 2001
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Commission (Tex.)
Description: This volume discusses the history of Cherokee County including its communities, geography, and major events. The statement on the dedication page says: "This book is the story of Cherokee County from its earliest days through its founding and development and the achievements of its people to the present -- its rich heritage from its founders, its lasting contributions to the Republic of Texas, the State of Texas, the Confederate States of America, and the United States of America. This book highlights Cherokee County's place in time" (p. iv). Index starts on page 707.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
Collingsworth County 1890-1984

Collingsworth County 1890-1984

Date: 1985
Creator: Collingsworth County History Book Committee
Description: This volume about Collingsworth County, Texas includes family histories, general histories about communities in the area, and memorials. Index starts on page 442.
Contributing Partner: Collingsworth County Museum
A History of Collingsworth County and Other Stories

A History of Collingsworth County and Other Stories

Date: 1925
Creator: Wellington Leader
Description: This volume about Collingsworth County, Texas includes narrative histories describing the founding of the county and various aspects of life, including agriculture and ranching, government, schools, newspapers, and communities.
Contributing Partner: Collingsworth County Museum
Collingsworth County, Texas History, Volume 2

Collingsworth County, Texas History, Volume 2

Date: 2009
Creator: Collingsworth County Book Committee
Description: This volume about Collingsworth County, Texas describes various aspects of the county's history, including: early county history, current county [history], churches, schools, organizations, early business, current business, agriculture, military, families, and dedications and memorials. Index starts on page 291.
Contributing Partner: Collingsworth County Museum