The Story of Corpus Christi

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This book describes the history of Corpus Christi through sketches of persons and events in the history of the city. According to the preface, it does focuses less on the history than on the people, "presenting in plain narrative form, a recountal of the days when Corpus Christi was young, of the trials and tribulations that fell to the lot of her residents in the war periods, and finally to emerge as a fast growing a progressive city of the Southland" (p. v).

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x, 146 p.

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Sutherland, Mary A. & Harrison, Frank B. 1916.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 812 times , with 9 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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Description

This book describes the history of Corpus Christi through sketches of persons and events in the history of the city. According to the preface, it does focuses less on the history than on the people, "presenting in plain narrative form, a recountal of the days when Corpus Christi was young, of the trials and tribulations that fell to the lot of her residents in the war periods, and finally to emerge as a fast growing a progressive city of the Southland" (p. v).

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x, 146 p.

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  • 1916

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  • 1824~ - 1912~

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  • Nov. 24, 2009, 1:50 p.m.

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Sutherland, Mary A. & Harrison, Frank B. The Story of Corpus Christi, book, 1916; Corpus Christi, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth61115/: accessed July 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .