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The Hiding of Black Bill

Description: Short story set in Texas
Date: October 1908
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Third Ingredient

Description: Short story about two young women who live in a tenement.
Date: December 1908
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

A Poor Rule

Description: Short story set in Texas
Date: August 1909
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Law and Order

Description: Short story set on a ranch in Texas.
Date: September 1910
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Unprofitable Servant

Description: Unfinished short story set in New York.
Date: December 1911
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Atavism of John Tom Little Bear

Description: Short story about the character Jeff Peters.
Date: July 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

A Call Loan

Description: Short story set in Texas.
Date: July 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

A Christmas Pi-

Description: A short story set at Christmastime.
Date: December 1909
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Money Maze

Description: A short story set in Central America. This story is said to have served as the literary foundation of "Cabbages and Kings."
Date: May 1901
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Hypothesis of Failure

Description: A short story set in a lawyer's office.
Date: January 1904
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Compliments of the Season

Description: A short story set during Christmastime, centered around the misadventures of several characters.
Date: December 1906
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Roads of Destiny

Description: A short story about a traveling poet.
Date: 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Lonesome Road

Description: A short story set in Texas.
Date: September 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Memento

Description: Short story about two former Broadway actresses.
Date: February 1908
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Buried Treasure

Description: Short story developed during O. Henry's time working as a draftsman at the Texas General Land Office.
Date: July 1908
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Rouge et Noire

Description: A short story about the banana trade in Central America based on O. Henry's experiences in Honduras in the late 1890s. This is perhaps the first instance of O. Henry's use of the term "banana republic."
Date: December 1901
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Flag Paramount

Description: A short story set in Central America and based on O. Henry's experiences in Honduras in the late 1890s.
Date: January 1902
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Passing of Black Eagle

Description: A short story set in Texas.
Date: March 1902
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

October and June

Description: A short story about the age difference between a captain and the woman he is courting.
Date: June 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Remorse

Description: A three-stanza poem by O. Henry and published under the pen name S. H. Peters.
Date: July 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

At Arms with Morpheus

Description: A short story about two young medical students.
Date: October 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The World and the Door

Description: A short story about a New York broker who flees to Central America.
Date: August 1907
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

"What You Want"

Description: A short story about a wealthy man and a hat-cleaner in New York City.
Date: September 1908
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library