Lecture on the Early History of the Abilene Area

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Lecture presented by Dr. Rupert N. Richardson on Abilene, Texas' early history.

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7 pages ; 28 cm.

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Richardson, Rupert N. & Richardson, Rupert N. 1968.

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  • Richardson, Rupert N. Rupert is an American historian and a former president of Baptist-affiliated Hardin-Simmons University.

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Lecture presented by Dr. Rupert N. Richardson on Abilene, Texas' early history.

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7 pages ; 28 cm.

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Richardson, Rupert N. & Richardson, Rupert N. Lecture on the Early History of the Abilene Area, text, 1968; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth744361/: accessed November 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Public Library.