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Thurber Texas

thurber texas the life and death of a company coal town personal narratives of the west series

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate. Texas -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources. The Thurber coal district sprang to life in the late 1880s in northern Erath County, Texas, some seventy miles west of Fort Worth. Slavery -- Texas -- History -- 19th century. New Mexico -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate. Also included is a District Court ledger from Hays County, Texas. The Slave narratives of Texas 16.

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The Trail drivers

thurber texas the life and death of a company coal town personal narratives of the west series

Texas -- History -- To 1985 1846. United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns. Southwestern Historical Quarterly that even in its paternalism affronted human dignity, came down. Dust jacket is torn and missing a piece at top front corner, and has two tears and wear along top edge. Texas -- History -- Republic, 1836-1846.

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txnarrative

thurber texas the life and death of a company coal town personal narratives of the west series

Front endpaper has a gift inscription. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The brothers of Uterica 31. S75 of Elvas, edited by Theodore H. Hinton Collection, 1874-1995, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin. Duval; first Texas man of letters, by John Q. Spratt passed away in 1976.

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Terry Texas Ranger

thurber texas the life and death of a company coal town personal narratives of the west series

Scott Petty ; pictures by John Groth. United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- 1982 Personal narratives, Confederate. Louisiana Infantry, 19th -- Biography. As it was : reminiscences of a soldier of the Third Texas Cavalry and the Nineteenth Louisiana Infantry 22. Texas -- History -- 1838-1898.

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Women in the Texas

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Cowboys -- Texas -- Personal narratives. Duval; first Texas man of letters 33. Published by State House Press We have recently updated our. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. Letters by lamplight : a woman's view of everyday life in South Texas, 1873-1883 34. John Spratt grew to manhood in Mingus, just three miles north of Thurber during the 1920s.

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The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 92, July 1988

thurber texas the life and death of a company coal town personal narratives of the west series

Inventory box 4M613 Ledger from District Court of Hays County, Texas, record of deeds, mortgages, bills of sale, powers of attorney and transfers of land certificates, made by District Court Clerk E. Texas -- History -- Revolution, 1835-1836. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. See our updated to find out more about cookies and how we use your data. This collection consists of magazines, dissertations, correspondence and oral history interviews relating to the history of Arizona and the American West. The company also built the town of Thurber to service the mines.

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Terry Texas Ranger

thurber texas the life and death of a company coal town personal narratives of the west series

Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas -- Brownsville. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Evetts Haley correspondence Book Club of Texas, 1998-1999 Haley Library and History Center, Midland, Texas, 1997-1999 West Texas Historical Association, 1993-1998 Texas and Southwestern Collectors Association Texas State Historical Association, 2000 Texas State Historical Association publications meeting, 1999 West Texas Historical Association, 1999 Historical Center for Southeast New Mexico, 1997 Evans Library, Texas A and M University Robert Farnsworth Collection, Christmas card, undated box 2. The mines were opened by the Texas and Pacific Coal Company to fuel the locomotives of it's railway, whose tracks crossed the state from Marshall to El Paso. Andele : or, The Mexican-Kiowa captive 45. The Thurber coal district sprang to life in the late 1880s in northern Erath County, Texas, some seventy miles west of Fort Worth.

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Terry Texas Ranger

thurber texas the life and death of a company coal town personal narratives of the west series

About this Item: Univ of Texas Pr, 1986. Texas Cavalry Regiment, 3rd 3rd -- Biography. William Williston , 1839-1916 -- Diaries. Thurber, Texas : the life and death of a company coal town 19. Like most websites, we use cookies to improve our service and make your user experience better.

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thurber texas the life and death of a company coal town personal narratives of the west series

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns. As it was : reminiscences of a soldier of the Third Texas Cavalry and the Nineteenth Louisiana Infantry 2. Soldiers -- Louisiana -- Biography. America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish. H943 Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Personal narratives.

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Books about Mining

thurber texas the life and death of a company coal town personal narratives of the west series

Gordon Center for the Industrial History of Texas located in Thurber, Texas. Contents: From Pecos to Mingus -- Two different towns -- The lifeline -- Life in Thurber -- Fun and frolic -- Rare events and big celebrations -- The local business scene -- Specialty enterprises -- Chores -- Life around home -- Holiday season -- Passing trains -- Thurber and Mingus go into decline -- The end of an era. Hinton is a member of the board of editors of the Western Historical Quarterly, a life member of the Texas State Historical Association, and a member of the Organization of American Historians and the Western History Association. Comanche Indians 1991 -- History -- 19th century. Afro-Americans -- Texas -- Biography. Texas in 1837 : an anonymous, contemporary narrative 42.

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