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The Resource Quicksilver : Terlingua and the Chisos Mining Company, by Kenneth Baxter Ragsdale ; foreword by Joe B. Frantz

Quicksilver : Terlingua and the Chisos Mining Company, by Kenneth Baxter Ragsdale ; foreword by Joe B. Frantz

Label
Quicksilver : Terlingua and the Chisos Mining Company
Title
Quicksilver
Title remainder
Terlingua and the Chisos Mining Company
Statement of responsibility
by Kenneth Baxter Ragsdale ; foreword by Joe B. Frantz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
338.7/62/2345409764932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TN463.T4
LC item number
R33 1976
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Quicksilver : Terlingua and the Chisos Mining Company, by Kenneth Baxter Ragsdale ; foreword by Joe B. Frantz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis, University of Texas at Austin, 1974, under title: The history of the Chisos Mining Company
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-316) and index
Contents
Discovery and Early Development -- Perry Opens His Mine -- The Basic Necessities: Wagons, Wood, and Water -- Perry Assumes Control -- Facilities of Civilization -- The Lengthening Shadow -- School Bells and Ballot Boxes -- The Biggest Store between Del Rio and El Paso -- The Rainbow Mine Episode -- When the Blue Eagle Screamed -- Events that Hastened the Fall -- Bankruptcy -- Epilogue -- Appendix A. History of Quicksilver -- Appendix B. The Controversial Survey 295 -- Appendix C. The Scott Furnace -- Appendix D. Monthly Furnace Record
Control code
2072334
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 327 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780890961889
Lccn
75004081
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. Shelf worn covers. Paperbound.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Quicksilver : Terlingua and the Chisos Mining Company, by Kenneth Baxter Ragsdale ; foreword by Joe B. Frantz
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis, University of Texas at Austin, 1974, under title: The history of the Chisos Mining Company
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-316) and index
Contents
Discovery and Early Development -- Perry Opens His Mine -- The Basic Necessities: Wagons, Wood, and Water -- Perry Assumes Control -- Facilities of Civilization -- The Lengthening Shadow -- School Bells and Ballot Boxes -- The Biggest Store between Del Rio and El Paso -- The Rainbow Mine Episode -- When the Blue Eagle Screamed -- Events that Hastened the Fall -- Bankruptcy -- Epilogue -- Appendix A. History of Quicksilver -- Appendix B. The Controversial Survey 295 -- Appendix C. The Scott Furnace -- Appendix D. Monthly Furnace Record
Control code
2072334
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 327 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780890961889
Lccn
75004081
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. Shelf worn covers. Paperbound.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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