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The Encyclopedia of Texas

Description: This book provides a biographical view of Texas and its history. The book uses many narratives of the individuals who helped shape Texas history. The book also includes profiles of: the public school system in Texas; banking; the public school system; the State Fair; the Cotton Industry; oil history; and histories of select towns, such as Dallas, Fort Worth, Wichita Falls, Burkburnett, Ellis County, Waco, San Antonio, Galveston, and many others.
Date: [1921 - 1922]
Creator: Davis, Ellis Arthur & Grobe, Edwin H.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

Glasscock County Cemeteries, 1890 - 1992

Description: Alphabetical listing of burials in the Garden City Cemetery and the St. Lawrence Cemetery of Glasscock County, Texas. Each entry consists of surname, given name, birth date, death date, and any known miscellaneous information.
Date: c. 1992
Creator: Clanton, Jimmy & Clanton, Kandi
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

Greater Fort Worth City

Description: Map of Greater Fort Worth, Texas, circa 1920, showing roads, railways, interurban lines, streetcar lines, automobile routes, river levees, buildings, schools, churches and residence street numbers. There is a legend on the right side of the map. Scale 1:12,000
Date: 1920
Creator: Fort Worth (Tex.). Chamber of Commerce.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

Hispania nova

Description: Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro.
Date: 1597
Creator: Wytfliet, Cornille
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

History of Dallas County, Texas : from 1837 to 1887

Description: A history of the settlement and political organization of Dallas County as well as altercations between Anglo-American settlers and the indigenous American Indians of the region.
Date: 1887
Creator: Brown, John Henry
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

A history of greater Dallas and vicinity, Vol. 1

Description: A history of the settlement of the Dallas area. Includes profiles on the Peters Colony; John Neely Bryan; early settlers; Civil War and Reconstruction; railroads; industry and trade; and other matters up to 1907.
Date: 1909
Creator: Lindsley, Philip
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries