Hand-Book of Northern Texas

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Overview of the north Texas region encompassing Collin, Denton, Fannin, and Grayson Counties for potential visitors, including information about the landscape and climate, the farming and ranching industries, notable persons and businesses, and other information about the area.

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38 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.

Creation Information

C.S. Burch Publishing Company 1886.

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This pamphlet is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2014 and was provided by Denton Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 623 times , with 15 in the last month . More information about this pamphlet can be viewed below.

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Denton Public Library

The Denton Public Library partnered with UNT Libraries on a grant From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History, which was completed in 2007. Materials include local history photographs, maps, city directories, and some books. Funding for this project was provided by the Forrest C. Lattner Foundation.

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Description

Overview of the north Texas region encompassing Collin, Denton, Fannin, and Grayson Counties for potential visitors, including information about the landscape and climate, the farming and ranching industries, notable persons and businesses, and other information about the area.

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38 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2014

Rescuing Texas History collects photographs, newspaper articles, letters, postcards, and other historical materials from across the state and beyond to document and preserve the rich history of the state.

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  • 1886

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  • 1870~ - 1886

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 30, 2015, 9:30 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Dec. 4, 2015, 9:03 p.m.

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C.S. Burch Publishing Company. Hand-Book of Northern Texas, pamphlet, 1886; Chicago, Illinois. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth643127/: accessed December 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.