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The Resource Amarillo : the story of a western town, Paul H. Carlson

Amarillo : the story of a western town, Paul H. Carlson

Label
Amarillo : the story of a western town
Title
Amarillo
Title remainder
the story of a western town
Statement of responsibility
Paul H. Carlson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"History of the founding of Amarillo and its progress from a small cowtown to the second largest city on the Texas High Plains. Includes social, cultural, economic, and political aspects of the city's development through its 118 years"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/825
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F394.A4
LC item number
C37 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Amarillo : the story of a western town, Paul H. Carlson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip069/2006005719.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-259) and index
Contents
The golden spread -- The founding of Amarillo -- Amarillo in 1900 -- A city of modern pioneers -- Economic development, 1910-1930 -- The Jazz Age in Amarillo -- Amarillo and the Great Depression -- World War II and afterward -- A period of expansion, 1950-1975 -- Amarillo in 1980 -- Agribusiness, oil, and nuclear bombs
Control code
64427384
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 283 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780896725874
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006005719
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)64427384
Label
Amarillo : the story of a western town, Paul H. Carlson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip069/2006005719.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-259) and index
Contents
The golden spread -- The founding of Amarillo -- Amarillo in 1900 -- A city of modern pioneers -- Economic development, 1910-1930 -- The Jazz Age in Amarillo -- Amarillo and the Great Depression -- World War II and afterward -- A period of expansion, 1950-1975 -- Amarillo in 1980 -- Agribusiness, oil, and nuclear bombs
Control code
64427384
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 283 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780896725874
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006005719
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)64427384

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