Texas Family Secrets

One of 20 books in the series: Telling Our Stories available on this site.

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Collection of stories by forty local writers describing family histories and anecdotes in the Grayson County, Texas area. Each story is preceded by a brief biographical sketch of the author.

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[4], 206 p. : ill. ; digital (epub and mobi files)

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Lincecum, Jerry Bryan & Redshaw, Peggy A. 2017.

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Austin College

Founded in 1849, this private liberal arts college first opened its doors in Huntsville and is the oldest institution of higher education in Texas still operating under its original name and charter. The college moved to Sherman following three yellow fever epidemics, the Civil War, and financial troubles.

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  • Main Title: Texas Family Secrets
  • Series Title: Telling Our Stories
  • Added Title: Telling Our Stories: Book Two

Description

Collection of stories by forty local writers describing family histories and anecdotes in the Grayson County, Texas area. Each story is preceded by a brief biographical sketch of the author.

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[4], 206 p. : ill. ; digital (epub and mobi files)

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Texas Family Secrets is the second book of stories published by 'Telling Our Stories,' a humanities project at Austin College.

This e-book has been made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor. http://www.neh.gov/

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Broadening Access to Books on Texas and Oklahoma

Out-of-print books related to Texas and Oklahoma history, made available as ebooks thanks to a Humanities Open Book Program grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Celebrating 50 Years of Excellence.

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Texas Family Secrets

Collection of stories by forty local writers describing family histories and anecdotes in the Grayson County, Texas area. Each story is preceded by a brief biographical sketch of the author.

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  • 2017

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  • May 2, 2017, 10:44 a.m.

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  • Feb. 17, 2020, 3:43 p.m.

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Lincecum, Jerry Bryan & Redshaw, Peggy A. Texas Family Secrets, book, 2017; Denton, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth846135/: accessed February 26, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin College.