Worley's Sherman City Directory, 1950

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 Directory of Business Concerns and Private Citizens, a Directory of Householders, Occupants of Office Buildings and Other Business Places, Including a Complete Street and Avenue Guide, and Much Information of a Miscellaneous Character; also a Buyers' Guide and a Complete Classified Business Directory." General index is on page 7; index to advertisers starts on page 8.

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b-c, 407 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Creation Information

John F. Worley Directory Co. 1950.

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  • Main Title: Worley's Sherman City Directory, 1950
  • Added Title: Worley's Sherman (Grayson County, Texas) City Directory, 1950

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 Directory of Business Concerns and Private Citizens, a Directory of Householders, Occupants of Office Buildings and Other Business Places, Including a Complete Street and Avenue Guide, and Much Information of a Miscellaneous Character; also a Buyers' Guide and a Complete Classified Business Directory." General index is on page 7; index to advertisers starts on page 8.

Physical Description

b-c, 407 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Notes

"Vol. XVIII."

"Directory library for free use of public at Chamber of Commerce."

"Member 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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  • 1950

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

John F. Worley Directory Co. Worley's Sherman City Directory, 1950, book, 1950; Dallas, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth113801/: accessed July 24, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin College.