Alleyton, Texas: Back Door to the Confederacy

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This book contains the history of Alleyton, Texas, which is located in Colorado County. The book includes information about the Alley family, the founding of Alleyton, reminiscences and recollections, as well as the establishment of railroads, local businesses, schools, and churches.

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vi, 250, 16 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 28 cm.

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Harrison, William H. 1993.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and was provided by Nesbitt Memorial Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 1539 times , with 36 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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Nesbitt Memorial Library

The Library is the municipal library of Columbus. It was named after Lee Quinn Nesbitt, who financed the building's construction. Materials focus Colorado County history from the 1800s to the late 1900s, including early Texas settlers, Civil War letters, Reconstruction, world war veterans and other events in the county's development.

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Description

This book contains the history of Alleyton, Texas, which is located in Colorado County. The book includes information about the Alley family, the founding of Alleyton, reminiscences and recollections, as well as the establishment of railroads, local businesses, schools, and churches.

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vi, 250, 16 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 28 cm.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

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Harrison, William H. Alleyton, Texas: Back Door to the Confederacy, book, 1993; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth151411/: accessed September 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Nesbitt Memorial Library.