City Directory of Abilene, Texas: Comprising a Census and History, 1905

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This directory for Abilene, Texas includes information about the establishment of the city of Abilene, advertisements for local businesses, as well as information about government institutions, educational institutions, bordering cities, recipes, remedies, native plants and animals and other information relevant to the city of Abilene.

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122 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Stephenson, John L. 1905.

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This directory for Abilene, Texas includes information about the establishment of the city of Abilene, advertisements for local businesses, as well as information about government institutions, educational institutions, bordering cities, recipes, remedies, native plants and animals and other information relevant to the city of Abilene.

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122 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.

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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  • 1905

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Stephenson, John L. City Directory of Abilene, Texas: Comprising a Census and History, 1905, book, 1905; Abilene, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160220/: accessed March 30, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.