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The Resource A stake in the prairie, Mesquite, Texas

A stake in the prairie, Mesquite, Texas

Label
A stake in the prairie, Mesquite, Texas
Title
A stake in the prairie, Mesquite, Texas
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the town of Mesquite, Texas from it's early days as a part of the Peter's and Mercer colonies to 1984
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/2812
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
F394.M57
LC item number
S73 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A stake in the prairie, Mesquite, Texas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Printed by Taylor Publishing Company, Dallas, Texas."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Forward -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: the land and its people -- Chapter 2: Peters and Mercer Colonies -- Chapter 3: Settlement of a community and coming of a railroad -- Chapter 4: the new town -- Chapter 5: Mesquite, 1887-1905 -- Chapter 6: in pursuit of progress -- Chapter 7: the 1920's , a time of striving -- Chapter 8: Mesquite in the 1930s -- Chapter 9: the war and its aftermath -- Chapter 10: boomtown, U.S.A. -- Chapter 11: the sixties and beyond: requiem for a hamlet -- Chapter 12: into the 1980s -- Appendix -- Index
Control code
12583959
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
260 p.
Lccn
85119007
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)12583959
Label
A stake in the prairie, Mesquite, Texas
Publication
Note
"Printed by Taylor Publishing Company, Dallas, Texas."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Forward -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: the land and its people -- Chapter 2: Peters and Mercer Colonies -- Chapter 3: Settlement of a community and coming of a railroad -- Chapter 4: the new town -- Chapter 5: Mesquite, 1887-1905 -- Chapter 6: in pursuit of progress -- Chapter 7: the 1920's , a time of striving -- Chapter 8: Mesquite in the 1930s -- Chapter 9: the war and its aftermath -- Chapter 10: boomtown, U.S.A. -- Chapter 11: the sixties and beyond: requiem for a hamlet -- Chapter 12: into the 1980s -- Appendix -- Index
Control code
12583959
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
260 p.
Lccn
85119007
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)12583959

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