San Antonio de Bexar: A Guide and History

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This book serves as a guide and historical sketch of San Antonio, Texas. It includes descriptions of county and church records, interviews with memorable Texans, a discussion of the benefits of San Antonio climate to individuals suffering from lung disease, as well as descriptions of local churches, schools, public halls, parks and other establishments. Sidney Lanier's Historical Sketch is included beginning on page 68.

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vi, 166 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 27 cm.

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Corner, William 1890.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 2116 times , with 34 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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  • Bainbridge & Corner
    Publisher Info: "Christmas, 1890."
    Place of Publication: San Antonio, Texas

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University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries

The Libraries of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio have contributed a selection of books from the P.I. Nixon Medical History Library and selected membership records from the Bexar County Medical Society Records housed in the University Archives. The books were collected by Dr. P. I. Nixon and other physicians in San Antonio and provide a snapshot of San Antonio culture, climate, and medical conditions in nineteenth and early twentieth-century Texas. Some of the books are autobiographies of pioneer Texas physicians. Membership records are limited to members born 1910 or earlier and contain photographs and information on family, training, and experience.

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This book serves as a guide and historical sketch of San Antonio, Texas. It includes descriptions of county and church records, interviews with memorable Texans, a discussion of the benefits of San Antonio climate to individuals suffering from lung disease, as well as descriptions of local churches, schools, public halls, parks and other establishments. Sidney Lanier's Historical Sketch is included beginning on page 68.

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vi, 166 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 27 cm.

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Corner, William. San Antonio de Bexar: A Guide and History, book, 1890; San Antonio, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth143549/: accessed April 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries.