[Summary Written by the Son of Dr. Joseph Pound]

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Summary of Dr. Pound's actions practicing medicine during perilous time when there was "no bridges mosely cow trailes or none at all." The writer, Dr. Pound's son, details stories of his father being called away to Fredericksburg and Lano County to heal different people.

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4 p. ; 21 cm.

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Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead

Built in 1854, the Homestead was home to one of the founding families of Dripping Springs near Austin. Occupied by the Pound family until 1983, it was the first school house, church, and medical office. The reconstructed home and its decorative artifacts represent life in Central Texas around the year 1910.

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Summary of Dr. Pound's actions practicing medicine during perilous time when there was "no bridges mosely cow trailes or none at all." The writer, Dr. Pound's son, details stories of his father being called away to Fredericksburg and Lano County to heal different people.

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4 p. ; 21 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

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  • Aug. 16, 2016, 4:23 p.m.

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[Summary Written by the Son of Dr. Joseph Pound], letter, Date Unknown; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth743090/: accessed October 22, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead.