Worely's Directory of Abilene, Texas, 1909

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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 classified business directory, a complete street guide and business buildings and information of value to citizens and strangers." The index to advertisements begins on page 5.

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1-8, 17-252 p. ; 24 cm.

Creation Information

John F. Worley Directory Co. 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 483 times , with 4 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 classified business directory, a complete street guide and business buildings and information of value to citizens and strangers." The index to advertisements begins on page 5.

Physical Description

1-8, 17-252 p. ; 24 cm.

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"Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1908, by John F. Worley Directory Co., in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, D. C."

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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

The Abilene Library Consortium (ALC) is a regional nonprofit organization in Abilene, Texas, that provides support and resources to libraries, museums, and information organizations. The ALC collection features thousands of photos, print materials, maps, newspapers, and much more.

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  • 1908

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  • June 16, 2011, 8:20 a.m.

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  • April 11, 2013, 1:21 p.m.

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John F. Worley Directory Co. Worely's Directory of Abilene, Texas, 1909, book, 1908; Dallas, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160201/: accessed September 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.