Polk's Sherman City Directory, 1923

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The directory for Sherman, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains "an alphabetical list of business firms and private citizens; a miscellaneous directory of city and county officials, churches, public and private schools, banks, asylums, hospitals, commercial bodies, secret societies, street and avenue guide, and a complete Classified Business Directory, The Buyers' Guide." Index to content is on page 13; index to advertisers starts on page 14.

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384 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Creation Information

R.L. Polk & Co. 1923.

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  • R.L. Polk & Co.
    Publisher Info: R. L. Polk & Co., Inc.
    Place of Publication: Sioux City, Iowa

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Description

The directory for Sherman, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains "an alphabetical list of business firms and private citizens; a miscellaneous directory of city and county officials, churches, public and private schools, banks, asylums, hospitals, commercial bodies, secret societies, street and avenue guide, and a complete Classified Business Directory, The Buyers' Guide." Index to content is on page 13; index to advertisers starts on page 14.

Physical Description

384 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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"Member of The Association of North American Directory Publishers." This volume is part of the Dannel Family Collection. It was donated by Dannel Funeral Home, Sherman, Texas, for a project on Sherman's city directories, in partnership with Austin College.

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City Directories

This collection includes city directories, business directories, legal directories, and phone directories from the late nineteenth and the twentieth centuries. Each directory has an index and many advertisements from local businesses. The city directories generally include names, addresses, and telephone numbers for residents and businesses. Many of the directories include advertisements.

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  • 1923

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  • Aug. 25, 2010, 7:47 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

R.L. Polk & Co. Polk's Sherman City Directory, 1923, book, 1923; Sioux City, Iowa. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth113797/: accessed December 4, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin College.