Directory of Abilene, Texas, 1907-08

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Directory for Abilene, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals, as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains a "general directory of the citizens and business firms, alphabetically arranged, a complete classified business directory, a complete street directory and miscellaneous information." The index to advertisements is on page xii.

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xxxiv, 224 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.

Creation Information

The Fort Worth Directory Company 1908.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: City Directories and one other and was provided by Abilene Christian University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 707 times , with 5 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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Description

Directory for Abilene, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals, as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains a "general directory of the citizens and business firms, alphabetically arranged, a complete classified business directory, a complete street directory and miscellaneous information." The index to advertisements is on page xii.

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xxxiv, 224 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.

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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.

Abilene Library Consortium

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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  • 1908

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  • 1907 - 1908

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  • June 16, 2011, 8:20 a.m.

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  • Sept. 10, 2015, 5:42 p.m.

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The Fort Worth Directory Company. Directory of Abilene, Texas, 1907-08, book, 1908; Fort Worth, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160200/: accessed December 10, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.