Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas. Metadata

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Title

  • Added Title Memorial and biographical history of Dallas County, Texas ... : containing a history of this important section of the great state of Texas, from the earliest period of its occupancy to the present time ... and biographical mention of many of its pioneers, and also of prominent citizens of to-day
  • Main Title Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas.

Creator

  • Compiler: Lewis Publishing Company
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: Lewis Publishing Company
    Place of Publication: Chicago, Illinois

Date

  • Creation: 1892
  • Digitized: 2007-01

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This book is a biographical view of Dallas, Texas and its history. The book uses many narratives of the individuals who helped shape Dallas history. The book has various content including: biographies of all of the U.S. Presidents; a list of Dallas County pioneers from 1841-1850; an overview of Dallas history; and hundreds of brief biographies, including some illustrations.
  • Physical Description: vii, 9-1011 p. incl. ill., ports. : ports. ; 28 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Dallas County (Tex.) -- History.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Dallas County (Tex.) -- Biography.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Dallas County
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - Elected Officials - Presidents
  • Keyword: Washington, George
  • Keyword: Adams, John
  • Keyword: Jefferson, Thomas
  • Keyword: Madison, James
  • Keyword: Monroe, James
  • Keyword: Adams, John Quincy
  • Keyword: Jackson, Andrew
  • Keyword: Van Buren, Martin
  • Keyword: Harrison, William Henry
  • Keyword: Tyler, John
  • Named Person: Polk, James K.
  • Keyword: Taylor, Zachary
  • Keyword: Fillmore, Millard
  • Keyword: Pierce, Franklin
  • Keyword: Buchanan, James
  • Keyword: Lincoln, Abraham
  • Keyword: Johnson, Andrew
  • Keyword: Grant, Ulysses S.
  • Keyword: Hayes, R. B.
  • Keyword: Garfield, J. A.
  • Keyword: Arthur, Chester A.
  • Keyword: Cleveland, Grover
  • Keyword: Harrison, Benjamin

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Lancaster
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Garland
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Mesquite
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Cedar Hill
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Richardson
  • Start Date: 1730~
  • End Date: 1892~
  • Time Period: tex-rev
  • Time Period: rep-tex
  • Time Period: tex-fron
  • Time Period: civ-war
  • Time Period: new-sou

Collection

  • Name: Texas History Collection
    Code: THC

Institution

  • Name: Dallas Public Library
    Code: DAPL

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 1966495
  • Call Number: 976.428 M533

Note

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  • Display Note: Full text on title page: "Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas. Illustrated. Containing a History of this Important section of the great State of Texas, from the Earliest Period of its Occupancy to the Present Time, together with Glimpses of its Future Prospects; with Full-Page Portraits of the Presidents of the United States, and also Full-Page Portraits of some of the most Eminent Men of the County, and Biographical Mention of many of its Pioneers, and also of Prominent Citizens of To-day."