Booming Mexia in the Roaring 20's Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Booming Mexia in the Roaring 20's
  • Added Title Waco Times-Herald, 1955

Creator

  • Author: Simmons, Nanine
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: [Nanine Simmons]
    Place of Publication: Mexia, Texas

Date

  • Creation: 1955-03

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Compilation of articles published during 1955 in The Waco-Times Herald, written by Nanine Simmons about the history of Mexia, Texas and focusing on the oil boom in the 1920s. The author includes a preface regarding the sources of her information and editorial notes for some of the articles to provide more context.
  • Physical Description: 21 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Oil wells -- Texas -- Mexia.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Oil fields -- Texas -- Mexia.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Mexia (Tex.) -- Description and travel.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Mexia (Tex.) -- History.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Limestone County
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Communications - Newspapers
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Oil and Gas
  • Keyword: oral histories
  • Keyword: historical accounts
  • Keyword: newspaper articles

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Limestone County - Mexia
  • Coverage Date: 192u
  • Time Period: oil-gas

Collection

  • Name: Texas History Collection
    Code: THC

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 18441075
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth285884

Note

  • Display Note: "21 pages of Living Legend and Fact!"
  • Display Note: "Written especially for The Waco Times-Herald."