The Alamo, and other poems

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Book of poetry, mostly written in rhyming couplets, glorifying heros of Texas.

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153, [7] p. : ill. ; 21 cm.

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Berry, Viola Riley 1906.

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Description

Book of poetry, mostly written in rhyming couplets, glorifying heros of Texas.

Physical Description

153, [7] p. : ill. ; 21 cm.

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Gift: Jeff R. Davis, February 1979.
Presentation inscription on ffep: "First book of poetry written / and published by a Cooke County- / born person. Donated to the / North Texas State University Library / in February, 1979, by Jeff R. Davis"
Gift/15.00 INTX

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These materials include a 1633 map, America Noviter Delineata; H. K. Yoakum's History of Texas, and Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana, in the year 1852 by Randolph B. Marcy.

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  • 1906

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  • May 29, 2006, 11:59 a.m.

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Berry, Viola Riley. The Alamo, and other poems, book, 1906; Denton, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth14394/: accessed December 11, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.