History of Armstrong County, Volume 2

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The Armstrong County Histories are a compilation of biographical stories about the Armstrong County pioneers prior to 1900. According to the foreward in Volume I: "Information supplied by members of these families make stories rich in romance, tragedy and humor, revealing the sturdy character of those who built our county. The book is made up of these family histories supplemented by ranch and community histories, articles of civic interest, church and cemetery stories, 'tall tales' by old timers."

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[307] p. ; 29 cm.

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The Woman's Development Club 1939.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by Armstrong County Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 1005 times . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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Armstrong County Museum

The Armstrong County Museum presents The History of Armstrong County, a two-volume set that provides an historical overview of the county and biographical sketches of pioneer families who settled in the area.

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Description

The Armstrong County Histories are a compilation of biographical stories about the Armstrong County pioneers prior to 1900. According to the foreward in Volume I: "Information supplied by members of these families make stories rich in romance, tragedy and humor, revealing the sturdy character of those who built our county. The book is made up of these family histories supplemented by ranch and community histories, articles of civic interest, church and cemetery stories, 'tall tales' by old timers."

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[307] p. ; 29 cm.

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"Volume II."

"Bound for the Warner Memorial Through the Courtesy Amarillo Times."

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  • 1939

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  • Aug. 30, 2011, 7:44 p.m.

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The Woman's Development Club. History of Armstrong County, Volume 2, book, 1939; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth182366/: accessed August 26, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Armstrong County Museum.