Sabine Pass, Texas: A Few Facts concerning the Harbor and Town

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Pamphlet about Sabine Pass, Texas gives an overview of the area and its potential as an area of trade and industry. According to the start of the text, "The object of this pamphlet is to present such facts in a strightforward manner as it will enable the fairminded investigator to draw just conclusions [...] to call attention to the advantages of Sabine Pass as the natural site, and where the most favorable conditions exist, for the building of a city upon Sabine Pass Harbor" (p. 3).

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22 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.

Creation Information

Sabine Land & Improvement Company 1898.

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  • Main Title: Sabine Pass, Texas: A Few Facts concerning the Harbor and Town
  • Added Title: Sabine Pass, Texas: The Best Harbor on the Gulf

Description

Pamphlet about Sabine Pass, Texas gives an overview of the area and its potential as an area of trade and industry. According to the start of the text, "The object of this pamphlet is to present such facts in a strightforward manner as it will enable the fairminded investigator to draw just conclusions [...] to call attention to the advantages of Sabine Pass as the natural site, and where the most favorable conditions exist, for the building of a city upon Sabine Pass Harbor" (p. 3).

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22 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.

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Texas History Collection

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  • 1898

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  • 1896 - 1898

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  • April 22, 2009, 8:33 p.m.

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Sabine Land & Improvement Company. Sabine Pass, Texas: A Few Facts concerning the Harbor and Town, book, 1898; Sabine Pass, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth46825/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .