Katharyn Duff; Betty Kay Seibt Catclaw Country: An Informal History of Abilene in West Texas by Duff, Katharyn
Eakin Pr 1980-12 0890152713 / 9780890152713 First Edition Hardcover Collectible: Like New Missing Hardcover
Stated First Edition, Brown Cloth Hardcover, 312 pages, 9" tall. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.History of Abilene in west Texas. Contents include: A land long neglected, some first families, a town on the prairie, wrestling with demon rum, culture comes to Catclaw, Abilene's churches, schools, rolling stock, jazz age to depression, military influence, petroleum heritage, Abilene at century II, census of 1880, marriage licenses 1878-1886, business directory 1883, first Abilene high school graduating class, charter members for Abilene churches, oldest federated study club in Texas, city directory 1905, presidents of the Abilene chamber of commerce, Company I 7th Regiment Texas National Guard World War I. Photographs.