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Twentieth Century History Of Fort Wayne. U. S. Bicentennial Edition.

By: Ankenbruck, John.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Twentieth Century Historical Fort Wayne , Inc.: 1975-01-01

Seller ID: 1-5-1500


Brown faux leather has worn corners, toe and heal of spine. Pages yellowed. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Bicentennial edition. The written history of Fort Wayne begins at the baptism of a two day old boy in the chapel of Chateau St. Louis, which once stood on the very spot in Quebec where the Chateau Frontenac was later built.Illustrated with black and white photographs. View more info

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A Bride on the Old Chisholm Trail in 1886

By: Bunton, Mary Taylor

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Naylor Company: 1939-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2-3-906


Pages tanning with light foxing on page edges. Frontis of Mary Taylor Bunton with blind stamp signature. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Black and white line drawings. 77 pages.The author accompanied her husband on an 1884 cattle drive from their ranch near Sweetwater, Texas, up through Indian Territory to Coolidge, Kansas. A brief, but classic, memoir of the Chisholm Trail. View more info

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COLORADO COUNTY CHRONICLES - Two Volume Set

By: Colorado County Historical Commission

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Nortex Press: 1986-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: b2-4-8


First edition. Both volumes tight and clean. Red boards with gold images and wording still crisp and original. Book covers historic county in Texas with Columbus as county seat. Includes early settlers, churches, schools, businesses and more. Black and white photographs. View more info

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On the last frontier;: A history of Upton County, Texas,

By: Eagleton, N. Ethie

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Texas Western Press, University of Texas at El Paso: 1971-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: b2-3-1703


First Edition. Dust jacket has tanning on edges and small stains near spine. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.History of West Texas county of Upton. Includes: Lay of the Land, the Forerunners, Organization, Towns, Oil, Biographies, BSA Troop 31 in 1931, Survey, McElroy Ranch Co. Historical markers and more. Illustrated with black and white photographs. View more info

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Oldtimers Frontier Days in Uvalde Section of South West Texas

By: Fenley, Florence

Price: $160.00

Publisher: State House Press: 1991

Seller ID: 000723


Rust Cloth Hardcover, 266 pages, 9 1/4" tall, Back cloth has has white spots. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.This regional history of Uvalde County and the surrounding ranch country contains stories told by the old-timers themselves in their own language. Included is good material on Ike Pryor and cowboys who worked for him. In addition to new oral histories gathered from pioneers, Fenley searched the files of the Uvalde Leader-News and the Cattleman magazi... View more info

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Come, Reminisce With Me: A History of Glidden, Texas, 1885-1985

By: Heine, Dorothy Jean

Price: $800.00

Publisher: D.J. Heine: 1985-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: b2-2-1831


First Edition. Signed and inscribed on author's page by author, "5-18-85 Best wishes to Miss Virginia (Manger) and Mr. Milburn, Dorothy Jean Heine." One tiny small stain on back cover, otherwise fine.This is a brief history of a small community in the County of Colorado, State of Texas, from its formation to the present time. This synopsis of its part in the settlement and growth of the United States may provide some information and clues to help tracing their fa... View more info

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Kerfott Kearfott and Allied Families in America

By: Kearfott, Robert R

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001031


Privately printed by members of the family, 1948, first edition, Black marbled leather finish Hardcover, 169 pages, 7 3/4" tall, Very Good. Cover has rubbing and some cloth deterioration. Corners bent. Hinges broken. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. William Kerfoott of White Post, Virginia and descendants of his son George Kearfoott. Also includes Samuel, Richard, John and more. Inscription on endpaper is "Property of ---- Elizabeth Kerfott October... View more info

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Pioneer Trails and Trials (Bicentennial Edition)

By: Madison County History Assoc.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Mdison County History Association: 1976-01-01

Seller ID: b2-4-1


Pull split at top of spine. The tear is about 1.5" long. Corners worn. Pages have light yellowing on edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Bicentennial edition. Madison County contributed greatly to the early history of the State of Montana, know as the Treasure State because of its rich natural resources. Includes: maps, history of towns and families, reflections, churches, schools, mining, post office data, poetry, and memory pages. Photographs. View more info

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Stribling and Related Families

By: Moursund, Mary Frances Stribling

Price: $325.00

Publisher: M. F. S. Moursund/Von Boeckmann-Jones Co: 1967-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2-3-922


Red cloth, 144 pages.Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and has several 2" tears. Large piece missing from back of dust jacket(approx 3" by 2").Genealogical history for the Striblings family of Texas which began in Blanco County. Additional genealogical data on the inside; end pages have family crests; Stribling brands are illustrated on page following the half-title View more info

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History of Holt County Missouri

By: N/a

Price: $150.00

Publisher: The Holt County Historical Society: 1991

Seller ID: 000801


The Holt County Historical Society, 1991, reproduced in original format from 1917, Navy Blue Cloth Hardcover, 132 pages, 9 3/4" tall, Contents include: Hernando De Soto, name of Missouri, early settlements, Missouri in various wars, The Civil War, Sessions, representatives in the United States Senate, state capital, the Platte purchase, transition from wigwam to cabin, location and boiundaries, organization of Virgin Territory into Holt County, reminiscences of a pi... View more info

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Windmilling 101 Years of Swisher County Texas History 1876-1977

By: Swisher Coulty Historical Commission

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Swisher Coulty Historical Commission: 1978-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: b2-2-1703


First Edition; first Printing; Limited printing of 3,000 copies. Dark green faux leather with gilt titles and windmill. Pages yellowing on edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.A history of Swisher County in Texas from 1876 to 1977. Includes the windmill cities of Tulia, Happy, Kress and Vigo Park. Filled with pictures, community histories and families. View more info

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History with the Hide Off, Gunnison Colorado

By: Wallace, Elizabeth Virginia Steele

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sage Books: 1965

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 3-5-976


Signed by author on title page with general inscription. "With Best Wishes, Betty Wallace." This is the story of Gunnison County of Colorado---told from the raw beginnings through all the human vicissitudes of the many pioneers who attempted to wrest something from the mountains, valleys, and streams. View more info

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An Early History of Fayette County

By: Weyand, Leonie Rummel & Houston Wade.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: LaGrange Journal: 1936-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: b2-4-31


First edition. Some light foxing on endpapers. Pages yellowed on edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.This history has been written not only to chronicle the bare facts of Fayette County's significant story but also to reveal the human interest that pervaded the lives of Fayette men and their activities and gave them a rich flavor. View more info

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Wise County history: A link with the past

By: Wise County Historical Survey Committee

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Nortex Press: 1975-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1-5-1504


First edition. Volume 1. Green cloth hardcover. Book askew with rubbing to gilt title on cover. Corners and spine edges are rubbed. Pages lightly yellowed. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Previous owner's name and address on first page. History of Wise County, Texas. Map endpapers. Includes churches, schools, Wise County communities and towns, cemeteries, family histories, and photographs. View more info