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1 Agan, Jean The History of Richland Hills, Texas 1950-1986 : Sesquicentennial Ediiton
Richland Hills, TX Richland Hills Sesquicentennial Committee 1986 Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos & Maps 
219 pp, [5], brown leatherette boards w/wmbossed front cover. The book contains brief history of Richland Hills, Texas, along with brief biographies of various city officials. It contains family histories of numerous families from Richland Hills. It also contains information on various businesses, churches and other organizations. Richland Hills is located in the northeastern sector of Tarrant County in the fork of Highway 183 and Grapevine Highway.  
Price: 68.00 USD
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2 AHSGR Clues 1992
Lincoln, NE American Historical Society of Germans from Russia 1992 Soft Cover w/staples Very Good+  No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos 
112 pp, orange SC wraps w/black lettering on the front cover. The booklet contains the following information: surname exchange, tracing relatives in Argentina, requests from abroad, new genealogical agreement signed, telephone book genealogy comes of age, photos for identification, and passenger lists and other information  
Price: 6.75 USD
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3 Alexander, Adele Logan Homelands and Waterways: The American Journey of the Bond Family, 1846-1926
New York, NY Vintage Books 1999 0679758712 / 9780679758716 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall Photos 
x, 694 pp, wht-blu-maroon SC wraps w/color pictorial front panel. The book traces the lives of three generations of an African American family as it grows from meager means to the middle class. It begins with John Robert Bond, who emigrated from England to fight in the Union Army during the Civil War and married a recently freed slave. The Bond family's rise from slavery, their interaction with prominent figures such as W.E.B. Du Bois and Booker T. Washington, adn their eventual, uneasy realization of the American Dream. 
Price: 12.33 USD
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4 Allen, Estill Franklin North West and South Central Brown County, Texas
Brownwood, TX North West and South Central Book Committee 1987 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos & Maps 
xvi, 250 pp, red clothcovered boards w/silver lettering. Book contains history and some genealogy on families of north west and south central Brown County. It begins w/maps, then info on the Cross Cut School, scholls of north west Brown County, families of north west Brown County, schools of south central Brown County, history of Jordan Springs community, families of south central Brown County, and Cedar Point families. It has index at the end. prev owners address lable and bookplate on the FPD. 
Price: 114.75 USD
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5 Allen, Tom Those Buried Texians: No Stone Unturned
Dallas, TX Hendrick-Long Publishing Company 1980 0937460001 / 9780937460009 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Photos 
172 pp, glossy wht-blu-grey SC wraps w/red-dark blu lettering on the spine, illustrated front panel & photo of the author on the back panel. The book is an alphabetical listing of information and burial locations of some 1,700 important Texas. From gunslingers, to heros and heroines; pioneers to cattlement; the unworthy to men of God, they are here. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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6 Allen, William B. A History of Kentucky
Green County Historical Soc. 1967 Facsimile Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall 
471 pp, green cloth boards, Embracing gleanings, reminiscenes, antiquities, natural curiosities, s tatistics and biographical sketches of pioneers, soldiers, jurists, alwyers, statesmen, divines, mechanics, farmers, merchants, and other leading men, of all occupations and pursuits. The original was printed in 1872 & published by Bradley & Gilbert of Louisville, KY . prev owners name on ffep.  
Price: 106.25 USD
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7 Anderson, Charles G. Reflections : An Album of West Texas History, 1840-1990
Snyder, TX Charles G. Anderson 1990 Limited/Numbered Full-Leather Hard Cover Near Fine  No Jacket Limited & Numbered Edition 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos w/illustrations by Bright, Lu Signed by Author
xiv, 496 pp. brown leather boards w/gilt lettering on front & spine w/illustration on the front cover, pictorial front endpapers and map rear endpapers, #257 of 2000 cc's, SIGNED by the author on the verso of the ffep. 89-082300. The book has information on General William Read Surrey, settlers, buffalo, Inidans, Josiah Wright Mooar, Willma Henry Snyder, Nunn Brothers, forts, dugouts, cities, law and order, ranching, oil, education, war and the military and other information. The book contains quite a few photographs concerning the area.  
Price: 102.00 USD
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8 Anderson, Charles G. w/foreword by Kelton, Elmer Reflections : An Album of West Texas History, 1840-1990
Snyder, TX Charles G. Anderson 1990 Limited/Numbered Hard Cover Near Fine  No Jacket Limited & Numbered Edition 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos w/illustrations by Bright, Lu 
xiv, 496 pp. brown leatherette boards w/gilt lettering on front & spine w/illustration on the front cover, pictorial front endpapers and map rear endpapers, #1739 of 2000 cc's. The book has information on General William Read Surrey, settlers, buffalo, Inidans, Josiah Wright Mooar, Willma Henry Snyder, Nunn Brothers, forts, dugouts, cities, law and order, ranching, oil, education, war and the military and other information. The book contains quite a few photographs concerning the area.  
Price: 85.00 USD
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9 Apperson, Henry Milton A History of West, Texas 1836-1920 - Conflict of Conservative Cultures
Waco, TX Texian Press 1969 Hard Cover Very Good  Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos & Map Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
vi, 71 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep, light brown dj w/pictorial front panel. The book contains a description of the development of the city of West, Texas from 1836 to 1920. The building of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad caused considerable economic expanison that resulted in the founding of the town of West. Many of the immigrants of Czech and German descent began arriving as early as 1872. dj soiled, chip missing top of the spine, prev owenr wrote on dj front w/ball point.  
Price: 59.50 USD
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10 Baker, J. W. A History of Robertson County, Texas
Waco, TX Robertson County Historical Survey Committee 1971 2nd Edition Hard Cover Very Good  Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos & Maps 
vii, 571 pp,green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj blu-green-brown-red w/color pictorial front panel and light orange spine & back panels w/red lettering. The book contains information on the early settlement along the Brazos River, starting in the 1820's. It realtes the development of towns and communities in present Robertson county, covering the period from 1837, until world War 1. It provides information on various events that took place.  
Price: 50.10 USD
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11 Bates, Lucille M. Walter McGill : Preacher and Penman
San Antonio, TX The Naylor Company 1971 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Fair-good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Maps & Photos 
110 pp, light green, Book is biography of Cumberland Presbyterian minister that wrote SIGNED, the book "The Western World" & "A Commentary on Ecclesiastical Government".He & his family lived in Tennesse in a home on Missionary Ridge when the the Civil War came. He brought his family to Walker County, Texas in 1868. Author delved deep into recorded wills, deeds & census figures, and gave the names of children born to different marriages, which provides and authentic record f/both the direct descendents of Walter McGill and for members of lateral branches. Book also has information about Civil War in the Tennessee area that they lived in. dj has several chips & tears. 
Price: 63.75 USD
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12 Baylor County Historical Society Salt Pork to Sirloin - the History of Baylor County, Texas from 1878 to 1930 & the History of Baylor County from 1878 to Present - 2 Volumes
Seymour, TX Baylor County Historical Society 1977 089151679 Soft Cover w/plastic Spiral Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Tucker, Mark 
(8), 407 pp, xii, 565 pp, 2 volumes. Volume 1 - (1972) brown cloth covered boards w/black illustrated front cover, - the first 227 pages contain information on the county, businesses, clubs, photos, communities, churches, doctors, bar & bench, miscellaneous, schools and ranches. This is followed by 179 pages of family histories. Volume 2 - (1977) - green cloth covered boards w/black lettering & illustrated front panel. It contains information on County Officials, early days, special days, churches, businesses, cattle brands, ranches, farms, communiites, schools and more family histories. Some of the ranches Waggoner or Three D Ranch, Hopkins Ranch, Harrison Ranch, Bar X Ranch, Hash Knife Ranch, Spur, Double Spur, Boone and others. Wayne Gard wrote a short article titled "Cattle Empire of Waggoners." Vol 1 - ex-library book from Abilene Christian University, prev owner wrote on the ffep of vol 2. Donor bookplate on FPD of volume 1. 
Price: 276.25 USD
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13 Baylor County Historical Society Salt Pork to Sirloin - the History of Baylor County, Texas from 1878 to 1930 - Volume 1
Seymour, TX Baylor County Historical Society 2004 4th Printing Soft Cover w/plastic Spiral Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Tucker, Mark 
(8), 407 pp, glossy tan SC wraps w/black illustrated front panel and w/plastic black spiral binding. The first 227 pages contain information on the county, businesses, clubs, photos, communities, churches, doctors, bar & bench, miscellaneous, schools and ranches. This is followed by 179 pages of family histories. Some of the ranches Waggoner or Three D Ranch, Hopkins Ranch, Harrison Ranch, Bar X Ranch, Hash Knife Ranch, Spur, Double Spur, Boone and others. Wayne Gard wrote a short article titled "Cattle Empire of Waggoners." 
Price: 85.00 USD
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14 Behlau, Bobbye Alexander Remarkable Lampasans -- and More
Lampasas, TX Bobbye Alexander Behlau 2010 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
200 pp, glossy blue SC wraps w/black-and-white pictorial front panel and color photo of the author on the rear panel. Inscribed & SIGNED by author on the title page (To: Remarkable Margaret and George Bobbye). The book contains brief history of some of citizens of Lampasas. Jim Anderson, Edell Wade, Jean Withers, Nella Casbeer, Lee Vann, James Berry, Janie Potts, Ken Rutland, Kwang Kim, Jim Dodd, Richard Williams, Mutsu Nagai Crumley are a few of the names. There is collection of 33 names. 
Price: 21.21 USD
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15 Bennett, Bob Kerr County Texas 1856 - 1956
San Antonio, TX The Naylor Company 1956 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  Good+ 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Vandruff 
xi, 332 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/black lettering, dj tan w/dark brown lettering. Author tells of the early arrivals, mostly from Tennessee who were helped by the Mexicans, Germans & English. It tells how the county was organized, the start of a town, Kerrsville's first cabins, first post office, first germans arriving, British colonists, Kerrville incorporating, the founders and other information. Cracker Barrel Chronicles #2803. prev owner's name stamped on ffep & rfep, dj corners chipped at top & bottom.  
Price: 212.50 USD
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16 Bettis, Mrs. Jesse B. (Avis) and Baird, Mrs. Mattie (McKinney) & profiles by Hochhalter, Mrs. A.R. Zephyr Yesterday and Today with 120 genealogies of Zephyr's pioneer Families
Zephyr, TX Mrs. Bettis & Mrs. Baird 1980 First Printing Soft Cover Good+  No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos 
264 pp, tan SC wraps w/pictorial front. Centennial Edition 1879 - 1979. Covers the Vann family in early Brown County, railroad, businesses yesterday, cyclone, first state bank, land, religious life, government and other items. slight soiling to the wraps.  
Price: 40.38 USD
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17 Boddie, John Bennett Virginia Historical Genealogies
Baltimore, MD Genealogical Publishing Company 1965 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Charts 
xiv, [2], 384 pp, red clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine. The book contains the genealogies of various families in Virginia, Maryland, and South Carolina. Some of the family names are: Stone, Smallwood, Smith, Claiborne, Travis, Newton, Gregg, Colclough, Reade, Pace, Moore, Godwyn, Crayfford, Warren, Davis, Ruffin, Eldridge, Glood, Gray, Haynes, Norwood, Sledge, and many more. prev owner's address label on ffep, prev owner stamped on the ffep, some underlining and marking in the text, small stain on fore edge of the book, the front & rear joints of the book are discolored due to the age of the adhesive used in the production of the book. Stamped on the ffep "From the Library of Jean Andrews, PHD". Dr. Andrews was a professor at UT and wrote several books on natural history. "Sea Shells of the Texas Coast", "the Texas Bluebonnet", "Shells and Shores of Texas", "Peppers" and several more. 
Price: 117.73 USD
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18 Boethel, Paul C. Colonel Amasa Turner: The Gentleman from Lavaca and Other Captains at San Jacinto
Austin, TX Von Boeckmann-Jones Co. 1963 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11" 
(8), 168 pp, aqua cloth covered boards w/black lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep, grey dj w/black lettering & illustration on the front panel & spine The book contains the incidents and accounts of General Sam Houston, Governor James Robinson, Captains Moseley Baker and Richard Roman, Dr. John H. Bowers, and Judge David Murphree. Interwoven throughout is the story of Colonel Amasa Turner and his family. they left their foot prints at Gal;veston, Cedar Bayou, gold mines of California, cattle trails from Corpus Christi to Chicago and on the battle fields of the Civil War.  
Price: 121.12 USD
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19 Brockman, Terra Castiglia A Student's Guide to Italian American Genealogy
Phoenix, AZ Oryx Press 1996 089774974X / 9780897749749 Hard Cover Near Fine  No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Photos, Map & Illustrations 
168 pp. glossy pink boards w/green-dark brown lettering w/color pictorial front & rear panel. Book from the Oryx American Family Tree Series. The book provides information on researching Italian ancestry and lists resources and references. A step-by-step guide to genealogical reserach for students of Italian descent or those interested in Italian Americans.  
Price: 29.75 USD
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20 Bruce, Leona Banister Santa Anna's Peak
Quanah, TX Nortex Press 1976 089015130X / 9780890151303 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos & Maps Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
vi, 176 pp, green leatherette boards w/gilt lettering on the front panel and spine, map on the FPD, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep. Santa Anna's Peak was two low hills that were flat-topped mesas, some three-hundred feet high. They were the only eminence above the miles of slopes that lifted them up to sight. Some of the family names mentioned are: Brannan, Brooke, Brown, coleman, Creswell, Dibrell, Mathews, Parker, Smith, Thomas, Turner, White, Williams, Wallace, and many others. 
Price: 127.50 USD
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