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The Resource History of Marfa and Presidio County, Texas, 1535-1946, Cecilia Thompson

History of Marfa and Presidio County, Texas, 1535-1946, Cecilia Thompson

Label
History of Marfa and Presidio County, Texas, 1535-1946
Title
History of Marfa and Presidio County, Texas, 1535-1946
Statement of responsibility
Cecilia Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/933
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
F392.P7
LC item number
T52 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
History of Marfa and Presidio County, Texas, 1535-1946, Cecilia Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Contents
  • v. 1. 1535-1900 -- v. 2. 1901-1946
  • Volume one. La Junta de los Rios del Norte y Conchas -- Sixteenth century "entradas" -- Juan de Mendoza expedition, missions and presidios -- The turbulent years -- First Americans settle in Presidio, Texas -- Military occupation, depredations and early settlers -- The Civil War and post-war recovery -- Presidio County, the largest county in the United States -- Presidio County experiences growing pains -- From courthouse to courtroom -- Presidio County comes of age -- Volume two. Marfa at the turn of the century -- The Mexican Revolution, border, upheaval and establishment of Camp Marfa -- Years of dissension -- Peace and prosperity -- Good times and bad -- Recovery , prosperity and Pearl Harbor -- The war years and aftermath
Control code
13022862
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
2 v.
Lccn
87129792
Note
Library's copy 1 (v. 1-2) (SW Writers): Gift of Dorothy Kotzur Boone, 2007. Texas State University-San Marcos Alkek Libary bookplate: In memory of Dorothy Kotzur Boone. Clothbound. In slipcase.
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)13022862
Label
History of Marfa and Presidio County, Texas, 1535-1946, Cecilia Thompson
Publication
Note
Map on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Contents
  • v. 1. 1535-1900 -- v. 2. 1901-1946
  • Volume one. La Junta de los Rios del Norte y Conchas -- Sixteenth century "entradas" -- Juan de Mendoza expedition, missions and presidios -- The turbulent years -- First Americans settle in Presidio, Texas -- Military occupation, depredations and early settlers -- The Civil War and post-war recovery -- Presidio County, the largest county in the United States -- Presidio County experiences growing pains -- From courthouse to courtroom -- Presidio County comes of age -- Volume two. Marfa at the turn of the century -- The Mexican Revolution, border, upheaval and establishment of Camp Marfa -- Years of dissension -- Peace and prosperity -- Good times and bad -- Recovery , prosperity and Pearl Harbor -- The war years and aftermath
Control code
13022862
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
2 v.
Lccn
87129792
Note
Library's copy 1 (v. 1-2) (SW Writers): Gift of Dorothy Kotzur Boone, 2007. Texas State University-San Marcos Alkek Libary bookplate: In memory of Dorothy Kotzur Boone. Clothbound. In slipcase.
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)13022862

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