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The Resource Crossing the Rio Grande : an immigrant's life in the 1880s, Luis G. Gómez ; translated and with commentary by Guadalupe Valdez Jr. ; introduction by Thomas H. Kreneck ; edited by Guadalupe Valdez, Jr. and Thomas H. Kreneck

Crossing the Rio Grande : an immigrant's life in the 1880s, Luis G. Gómez ; translated and with commentary by Guadalupe Valdez Jr. ; introduction by Thomas H. Kreneck ; edited by Guadalupe Valdez, Jr. and Thomas H. Kreneck

Label
Crossing the Rio Grande : an immigrant's life in the 1880s
Title
Crossing the Rio Grande
Title remainder
an immigrant's life in the 1880s
Statement of responsibility
Luis G. Gómez ; translated and with commentary by Guadalupe Valdez Jr. ; introduction by Thomas H. Kreneck ; edited by Guadalupe Valdez, Jr. and Thomas H. Kreneck
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
An English edition of the memoirs of the life of early immigrant and pioneer, Luis G. Gomez, who came to Texas from Mexico in the mid-1800s
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 976.4/0616872073
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F395.M5
LC item number
G66 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Gulf Coast studies
Series volume
no. 9
Label
Crossing the Rio Grande : an immigrant's life in the 1880s, Luis G. Gómez ; translated and with commentary by Guadalupe Valdez Jr. ; introduction by Thomas H. Kreneck ; edited by Guadalupe Valdez, Jr. and Thomas H. Kreneck
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip066/2005037457.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Mis memorias originally published in 1935 by Gorena Press, Rio Grande City, Texas"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
My pilgrimage in Texas ; A rare coincidence ; Another unusual incident -- My arrival in Houston -- The negro brakeman! -- An opíparo breakfast ; Very delightful conversations with friends ; A mule loaded with gold! -- The company "Tamez-Gómez, contractors" signs very lucrative new contracts ; An unexpected meeting with Mr. Stafford -- The phantom! -- Where we will hear the true story of that mysterious petite woman
Control code
62895807
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 106 p.
Isbn
9781585445141
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005037457
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2006. With dust jacket.
Other control number
9781585445141
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Crossing the Rio Grande : an immigrant's life in the 1880s, Luis G. Gómez ; translated and with commentary by Guadalupe Valdez Jr. ; introduction by Thomas H. Kreneck ; edited by Guadalupe Valdez, Jr. and Thomas H. Kreneck
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip066/2005037457.html
Publication
Note
"Mis memorias originally published in 1935 by Gorena Press, Rio Grande City, Texas"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
My pilgrimage in Texas ; A rare coincidence ; Another unusual incident -- My arrival in Houston -- The negro brakeman! -- An opíparo breakfast ; Very delightful conversations with friends ; A mule loaded with gold! -- The company "Tamez-Gómez, contractors" signs very lucrative new contracts ; An unexpected meeting with Mr. Stafford -- The phantom! -- Where we will hear the true story of that mysterious petite woman
Control code
62895807
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 106 p.
Isbn
9781585445141
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005037457
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2006. With dust jacket.
Other control number
9781585445141
Other physical details
ill., map

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