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City Directory of Mesquite, Texas


City directory for the city of Mesquite listing residents, business firms, and the Dallas classifieds section.

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[50] p. ; 15 x 23 cm.

Creation Information

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce May 1, 1948.


This book is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2013 and one other and was provided by Mesquite Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 308 times , with 6 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.


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Mesquite Public Library

The Mesquite Public Library partnered with us to provide access to historic photos that document the start of this Texas and Pacific Railway depot town from its beginnings in 1873 to the early 20th century. Images include businesses, families, school children, and weddings.

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  • Main Title: City Directory of Mesquite, Texas
  • Added Title: Mesquite City Directory: Listing Residents, Business Firms and Dallas Classified Section


City directory for the city of Mesquite listing residents, business firms, and the Dallas classifieds section.

Physical Description

[50] p. ; 15 x 23 cm.


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This book is part of the following collections of related materials.

Rescuing Texas History, 2013

The 2013 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together thousands of items that reflect the history and preserve the legacy of the Texas of the past. They include photographs, letters, and more.

City Directories

City directories, business directories, legal directories, and phone directories from the late 19th and 20th centuries. Each directory has an index and advertisements from local businesses. The city directories generally include names, addresses, and telephone numbers for residents and businesses.

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  • May 1, 1948

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  • Feb. 5, 2014, 10:55 a.m.

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Mesquite Chamber of Commerce. City Directory of Mesquite, Texas, book, May 1, 1948; ( accessed January 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting Mesquite Public Library.