Forgotten Texas Census: First Annual Report of the Agricultural Bureau of the Department of Agriculture, Insurance, Statistics, and History, 1887-88

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Book containing a county by county census of Texas taken in 1887-1888. Information tallied includes such things as divorces, marriages, number of workers, church affiliation, and ethnic makeup. There is also a overview of state institutions, mineral wealth, geography, and miscellaneous information from the time.

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iv, 351 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Foster, L. L. 2002.

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Book containing a county by county census of Texas taken in 1887-1888. Information tallied includes such things as divorces, marriages, number of workers, church affiliation, and ethnic makeup. There is also a overview of state institutions, mineral wealth, geography, and miscellaneous information from the time.

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iv, 351 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: TSHA_0128
  • Library of Congress Control Number: 2001-37032
  • ISBN: 0-87611-183-5
  • Call Number: F391 .F76 2001
  • OCLC: 47023638 | External Link
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2351215 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth296841

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Forgotten Texas Census: First Annual Report of the Agricultural Bureau of the Department of Agriculture, Insurance, Statistics, and History, 1887-88

Book containing a county by county census of Texas taken in 1887-1888. Information tallied includes such things as divorces, marriages, number of workers, church affiliation, and ethnic makeup. There is also a overview of state institutions, mineral wealth, geography, and miscellaneous information from the time.

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Foster, L. L. Forgotten Texas Census: First Annual Report of the Agricultural Bureau of the Department of Agriculture, Insurance, Statistics, and History, 1887-88, book, 2002; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth296841/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Historical Association.