The Portable Handbook of Texas

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Book containing a brief history Texas from prehistoric times to the end of the twentieth century. Following this is a series of alphabetical arranged articles which cover various aspects of Texas history, including significant communities, people, institutions, and agencies.

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ix, 1072 p. : ill., maps

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Barkley, Roy R., 1941- & Odintz, Mark F., 1953- 2000.

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Texas State Historical Association

Organized in Austin in 1897, the TSHA's mission centers on fostering appreciation, understanding, and teaching of the rich and unique history of Texas. They do so through various programs, research, preservation and publication of historical materials related to the state.

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Book containing a brief history Texas from prehistoric times to the end of the twentieth century. Following this is a series of alphabetical arranged articles which cover various aspects of Texas history, including significant communities, people, institutions, and agencies.

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ix, 1072 p. : ill., maps

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Texas State Historical Association Monographs

Since 1917, the Texas State Historical Association is the state’s longest-running publisher of books on Texas history.

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Barkley, Roy R., 1941- & Odintz, Mark F., 1953-. The Portable Handbook of Texas, book, 2000; Austin, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth296845/: accessed June 22, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Historical Association.

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