Souvenir Views of Mineral Wells, Texas

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Shown here is a bottle-shaped souvenir of Mineral Wells. It consists of fourteen folios, showing various views of the attractions found in Mineral Wells. The clothing of the people photographed suggests a date of the early twentieth century.

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Yeager Drug Co. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This pamphlet is part of the collection entitled: A. F. Weaver Collection and was provided by Boyce Ditto Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 94 times . More information about this pamphlet can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Souvenir Views of Mineral Wells, Texas
  • Added Title: [Bottle-shaped Booklet]

Description

Shown here is a bottle-shaped souvenir of Mineral Wells. It consists of fourteen folios, showing various views of the attractions found in Mineral Wells. The clothing of the people photographed suggests a date of the early twentieth century.

Notes

The only information, however, on the booklet is the title "Souvenir Views of Mineral Wells, Texas", a notice ""Patent & Copyright Applied for by Yeager Drug Co." and a colophon on folio 1, verso, that reads: "Mineral Wells, Texas. INDEX PRINTING COMPANY."
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A. F. Weaver Collection

This colorful panorama covers Mineral Wells' founding and its mercurial growth as a resort center and army town to the present. Photos are from local historian and photographer A.F. Weaver, local families and research sources.

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  • Aug. 25, 2008, 3:13 p.m.

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  • March 20, 2013, 3:48 p.m.

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Yeager Drug Co. Souvenir Views of Mineral Wells, Texas, pamphlet, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39258/: accessed July 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Boyce Ditto Public Library.