Three Railroads to Mineral Wells

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A pamphlet, containing a brief history of the Weatherford, Mineral Wells and Northwestern Railway, the Gulf and Brazos Valley Railway, and the Gulf, Texas and Western Railway is shown here. It has a map of rail routes, photographs, and copies of schedules with ticket prices.

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20 p. : maps

Creation Information

Payne, H. L. 1976.

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This pamphlet is part of the collection entitled: A. F. Weaver Collection and was provided by Boyce Ditto Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 495 times . More information about this pamphlet can be viewed below.

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Description

A pamphlet, containing a brief history of the Weatherford, Mineral Wells and Northwestern Railway, the Gulf and Brazos Valley Railway, and the Gulf, Texas and Western Railway is shown here. It has a map of rail routes, photographs, and copies of schedules with ticket prices.

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20 p. : maps

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A. F. Weaver Collection

This colorful panorama covers Mineral Wells' founding and its mercurial growth as a resort center and army town to the present. Photos are from local historian and photographer A.F. Weaver, local families and research sources.

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  • 1976

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  • Nov. 28, 2006, 1:38 a.m.

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  • July 6, 2015, 10:57 a.m.

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Payne, H. L. Three Railroads to Mineral Wells, pamphlet, 1976; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth20345/: accessed July 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Boyce Ditto Public Library.