Land is the Cry!: Warren Angus Ferris, Pioneer Texas Surveyor and Founder of Dallas County

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Book containing the biography of Warren Ferris, a man from New York who pursued business opportunities in the frontiers of New York, the Rocky Mountains, and Texas.

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xv, 247 p. : ill., ports ; 24 cm. + 1 map (b&w ; 52 x 32 cm., folded to 23 cm.)

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Starling, Susanne 1998.

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The Texas State Historical Association features its publications The Southwestern Historical Quarterly (1897-2004) and the Texas Almanac (1857-2004). Organized in Austin on March 2, 1897, the Texas State Historical Association is the oldest learned society in the state. Its mission is to "foster the appreciation, understanding, and teaching of the rich and unique history of Texas and, by example and through programs and activities, encourage and promote research, preservation, and publication of historical material affecting the state of Texas."

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Description

Book containing the biography of Warren Ferris, a man from New York who pursued business opportunities in the frontiers of New York, the Rocky Mountains, and Texas.

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xv, 247 p. : ill., ports ; 24 cm. + 1 map (b&w ; 52 x 32 cm., folded to 23 cm.)

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  • OCLC: 607200172 | External Link
  • Accession or Local Control No: TSHA_0116
  • Library of Congress Control Number: 98-31394
  • ISBN: 0876111614
  • Call Number: F390.F42 S73 1998
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2064459 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth296836

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Texas State Historical Association Monographs

The Texas State Historical Association is the state’s longest-running publisher of books on Texas history, having published its first volume in 1917. Through the years, TSHA has established a reputation as a publisher of high-quality, award-winning books on a wide variety of topics, including exploration, biography, architecture, historic sites, high school football, labor unions, and suburbanization. All lovers of Texas's rich pasts will find something to enjoy among TSHA's books.

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Starling, Susanne. Land is the Cry!: Warren Angus Ferris, Pioneer Texas Surveyor and Founder of Dallas County, book, 1998; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth296836/: accessed October 1, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Historical Association.