Census and Directory of the City of Abilene, 1901

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This census and directory for Abilene, Texas includes listings for businesses and individuals living in the city of Abilene in 1901. It also includes information about the establishment of the city, advertisements for local businesses and information about local elections, government institutions, educational institutions, and local industries.

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110 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.

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Stephenson, J. L. & Anderson, G. S. 1901.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: City Directories and one other and was provided by Hardin-Simmons University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 802 times , with 9 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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Description

This census and directory for Abilene, Texas includes listings for businesses and individuals living in the city of Abilene in 1901. It also includes information about the establishment of the city, advertisements for local businesses and information about local elections, government institutions, educational institutions, and local industries.

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110 p. : ill., maps, 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

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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  • 1901

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  • June 17, 2011, 7:31 p.m.

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Stephenson, J. L. & Anderson, G. S. Census and Directory of the City of Abilene, 1901, book, 1901; Abilene, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160219/: accessed July 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.