A Memorial and Biographical History of Navarro, Henderson, Anderson, Limestone, Freestone and Leon Counties, Texas Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title A Memorial and Biographical History of Navarro, Henderson, Anderson, Limestone, Freestone and Leon Counties, Texas
  • Added Title The Lone Star State

Creator

  • Author: Lewis Publishing Company
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: Lewis Publishing Company
    Place of Publication: Chicago, Illinois

Date

  • Creation: 1893
  • Digitized: 2009-02-02

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This book gives an overview of each of the six counties including history, important statistics and facts, and biographies of central figures. According to the title page, it contains "a History of this Important Section of the Great State of Texas, from the Earliest Period of its Occupancy to the Present Time, together with Glimpses of its Prospects; also Biographical Mention of Many of the Pioneers and Prominent Citizens of the Present Time, and Full-page Portraits of the most Eminent Men of this Section."
  • Physical Description: vii, 908 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Navarro County (Tex.) -- History.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Navarro County (Tex.) -- Biography.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Henderson County (Tex.) -- History.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Henderson County (Tex.) -- Biography.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Anderson County (Tex.) -- History.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Anderson County (Tex.) -- Biography.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Limestone County (Tex.) -- History.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Limestone County (Tex.) -- Biography.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Freestone County (Tex.) -- History.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Freestone County (Tex.) -- Biography.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Leon County (Tex.) -- History.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Leon County (Tex.) -- Biography.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Navarro County
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Henderson County
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Anderson County
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Limestone County
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Freestone County
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Leon County
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Individuals
  • Keyword: biographies
  • Keyword: histories
  • Keyword: statistics

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Navarro County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Henderson County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Anderson County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Limestone County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Freestone County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Leon County
  • Time Period: span-tex
  • Time Period: mex-tex
  • Time Period: tex-rev
  • Time Period: rep-tex
  • Time Period: tex-fron
  • Time Period: civ-war
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Start Date: c. 1806
  • End Date: 1893

Collection

  • Name: Texas History Collection
    Code: THC

Institution

  • Name: Palestine Public Library
    Code: PPL

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Note

  • Display Note: "Illustrated." Added title is from the front cover. Original volume is missing pages 133, 134, 191, 192, 289-298, 417, 418, 453, and 454.