Brownwood City Directory, 1921

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Directory for Brownwood, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains "a miscellaneous directory of state, county and city governments, post offices in Texas, educational institutions, churches, secret and benevolent societies, etc., a street guide and householders' directory, an alphabetically arranged list of business houses and private citizens, giving full names, occupation or pursuit and address, also a complete Classified Business Directory, 'The Buyer's Guide.'" The index to advertisers begins on page 11.

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254 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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John F. Worley Directory Co. 1921.

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Directory for Brownwood, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains "a miscellaneous directory of state, county and city governments, post offices in Texas, educational institutions, churches, secret and benevolent societies, etc., a street guide and householders' directory, an alphabetically arranged list of business houses and private citizens, giving full names, occupation or pursuit and address, also a complete Classified Business Directory, 'The Buyer's Guide.'" The index to advertisers begins on page 11.

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254 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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City Directories

City directories, business directories, legal directories, and phone directories from the late 19th and 20th centuries. Each directory has an index and advertisements from local businesses. The city directories generally include names, addresses, and telephone numbers for residents and businesses.

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Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

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  • 1921

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John F. Worley Directory Co. Brownwood City Directory, 1921, book, 1921; Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth159721/: accessed March 1, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Howard Payne University Library.