Life and Adventures of Ben Thompson the Famous Texan. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Life and Adventures of Ben Thompson the Famous Texan.

Creator

  • Author: Walton, W. M.
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: The Steck Company
    Place of Publication: Austin, Texas
    Additional Info: "A Facsimile Edition"

Date

  • Creation: 1956
  • Digitized: 2008-05-05

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This book is a biography of Ben Thompson, "Including a detailed and authentic statement of his birth, history and adventures by one who has known him since a child" (from the title page). The original of this item includes an insert from The Steck Company giving a brief overview of the history of the book (number of copies published, prices, etc.).
  • Physical Description: 229 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Texas -- History.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Prisoners -- Texas.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Military and War - Wars
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Individuals
  • Keyword: biography
  • Keyword: narrative

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: c. 1884

Collection

  • Name: Texas History Collection
    Code: THC

Institution

  • Name: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
    Code: ASPL

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 2233950
  • Accession or Local Control No: A 921 T371 W
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth38114

Note

  • Display Note: On title page: "Austin: Published by the Author. 1884."