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The Resource Austin : a history of the capital city, by David C. Humphrey

Austin : a history of the capital city, by David C. Humphrey

Label
Austin : a history of the capital city
Title
Austin
Title remainder
a history of the capital city
Statement of responsibility
by David C. Humphrey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
State capital and home of the University of Texas, Austin is the one city that belongs to all Texans. This finely written book, illustrated with historic photographs, tells the story of Austin's transformation from an "Indian haunted" frontier village into a residential mecca and high-tech hot spot.--Cover
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 976.4/31
  • 976.4/252
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F394.A957
LC item number
H857 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Fred Rider Cotten popular history series
Series volume
no. 10
Label
Austin : a history of the capital city, by David C. Humphrey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published ... in cooperation with the Center for Studies in Texas History at the University of Texas at Austin"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 62-69) and index
Contents
Embattled capital and frontier town -- Confederate community -- The quest for "permanent prosperity" -- Last days of the frontier town -- The divided community -- Residential mecca and high-tech hot spot
Control code
36705807
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
75 p.
Isbn
9780876111628
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97014174
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1998.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)36705807
Label
Austin : a history of the capital city, by David C. Humphrey
Publication
Note
"Published ... in cooperation with the Center for Studies in Texas History at the University of Texas at Austin"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 62-69) and index
Contents
Embattled capital and frontier town -- Confederate community -- The quest for "permanent prosperity" -- Last days of the frontier town -- The divided community -- Residential mecca and high-tech hot spot
Control code
36705807
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
75 p.
Isbn
9780876111628
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97014174
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1998.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)36705807

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