Morrison & Fourmy's General Directory of the City of Fort Worth 1899-1900.

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Directory to the city of Fort Worth, Texas includes lists of important institutions and locations as well as address listings for businesses and individuals. Index to Advertisements is on page 7; Table of Contents is on page 8.

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266, 28 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Morrison & Fourmy 1899.

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  • Morrison & Fourmy
    Publisher Info: "Morrison & Fourmy, Compilers and Publishers, 418 Tremont Street, Galveston."
    Place of Publication: Galveston, Texas

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Directory to the city of Fort Worth, Texas includes lists of important institutions and locations as well as address listings for businesses and individuals. Index to Advertisements is on page 7; Table of Contents is on page 8.

Physical Description

266, 28 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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"Containing the Present State, County and City Governments, and a Complete List of all Postoffices and Money Order Offices in Texas; Also an Index of Societies, Associations, Churches, Corporations, Educational Institutes; Full Name and Address of all Residents, Their Occupations or Pursuits, and a Complete Classified Business Directory also a Valuable Street and Avenue Guide." "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year of 1899, by Morrison & Fourmy, in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, D. C." There is separate pagination for the main directory and the advertisements.

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Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures

The participants in Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures include the UNT Libraries, Fort Worth Public Library, Texas Christian University, the Amon Carter Museum, the University of Texas at Arlington, Beth-El Congregation Archives, Tarrant County College NE, Log Cabin Village, Cattle Raisers Museum, Lockheed Martin Archives, Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church, Dallas Public Library, University of Houston, and the Cowtown Coliseum. This project was generously funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

City Directories

This collection includes city directories, business directories, legal directories, and phone directories from the late nineteenth and the twentieth centuries. Each directory has an index and many advertisements from local businesses. The city directories generally include names, addresses, and telephone numbers for residents and businesses. Many of the directories include advertisements.

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  • 1899

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  • 1889 - 1900

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Morrison & Fourmy. Morrison & Fourmy's General Directory of the City of Fort Worth 1899-1900., book, 1899; Galveston, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth46813/: accessed August 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.