[Grapevine Telephone Directory, 1955]

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Telephone directory for Grapevine, Texas for January 1955 and contains the names, and phone numbers of telephone subscribers in the town. The majority of the pages contain advertisements for local businesses and restaurants. The note on the front cover of the book says that they should not use it "Until After December 30 Since All Grapevine Telephone Numbers Will Be Changed..."

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[26] p. ; 24 cm.

Creation Information

The Southwestern States Telephone Company January 1955.

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City of Grapevine

The oldest settlement in Tarrant County, Grapevine was officially founded in 1844, the last year of the Republic of Texas before it was annexed by the United States of America. Throughout the centuries, the rich history of Grapevine has been preserved through oral histories, now contained in the Grapevine Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB).

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Description

Telephone directory for Grapevine, Texas for January 1955 and contains the names, and phone numbers of telephone subscribers in the town. The majority of the pages contain advertisements for local businesses and restaurants. The note on the front cover of the book says that they should not use it "Until After December 30 Since All Grapevine Telephone Numbers Will Be Changed..."

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[26] p. ; 24 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

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  • January 1955

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  • Sept. 21, 2016, 2:45 p.m.

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The Southwestern States Telephone Company. [Grapevine Telephone Directory, 1955], book, January 1955; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth787767/: accessed March 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting City of Grapevine.