Worley's Abilene (Taylor County, Texas) City Directory, 1948 Metadata

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  • Main Title Worley's Abilene (Taylor County, Texas) City Directory, 1948


  • Compiler: John F. Worley Directory Co.
    Creator Type: Organization


  • Name: John F. Worley Directory Co.
    Place of Publication: Dallas, Texas


  • Creation: 1948


  • English


  • Content 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 "an alphabetical directory of business concerns and private citizens, a directory of householders, occupants of office buildings and other business places, including a complete street and avenue guide and much information of a miscellaneous character; also a buyers' guide and a complete classified business directory." The general index begins on page 7 and the index to advertisers begins on page 8.
  • Physical Description: 652 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Abilene (Tex.) -- Directories.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Communications
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Individuals
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law
  • Keyword: educational institutions
  • Keyword: government institutions
  • Keyword: advertisements
  • Keyword: phone books
  • Keyword: phone numbers
  • Keyword: addresses
  • Keyword: businesses


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Taylor County - Abilene
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Coverage Date: 1948


  • Name: City Directories
    Code: CIT
  • Name: Abilene Library Consortium
    Code: ABCM


  • Name: Abilene Christian University Library
    Code: ACUL

Resource Type

  • Book


  • Text


  • Call Number: 976.4 A148 1948
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth160218


  • Display Note: "Copyright, 1948, by John F. Worley Directory Co." "Member Association of North American Directory Publishers."