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The Resource The year America discovered Texas : Centennial '36, Kenneth B. Ragsdale ; foreword by Stanley Marcus

The year America discovered Texas : Centennial '36, Kenneth B. Ragsdale ; foreword by Stanley Marcus

Label
The year America discovered Texas : Centennial '36
Title
The year America discovered Texas
Title remainder
Centennial '36
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth B. Ragsdale ; foreword by Stanley Marcus
Title variation
Centennial '36
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
TXI
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University
Series volume
no. 23
Label
The year America discovered Texas : Centennial '36, Kenneth B. Ragsdale ; foreword by Stanley Marcus
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-315) and index
Contents
Genesis : a convention at Corsicana -- Opportunity of the century -- Pride, patriotism, and economic self-interest -- Mighty big talk in some mighty big cities -- War of words in the Texas legislature -- The Dallas triumvirate : Adams, Florence, and Thornton -- Miracle at Second and Parry -- Not many people care for Anson Jones -- A beautiful face and a well-known girl -- Ten gallon hats, six shooter, bluebonnets, and sex -- Message from San Antonio : patriotism was a low priority -- Architects, artists, muralists, and sculptors -- Where the West really begins -- An empire on parade -- A mighty storehouse of information -- Dallas for education; Fort Worth for entertainment
Control code
228809702
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xxi, 325 p.
Isbn
9781585440931
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)228809702
Label
The year America discovered Texas : Centennial '36, Kenneth B. Ragsdale ; foreword by Stanley Marcus
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-315) and index
Contents
Genesis : a convention at Corsicana -- Opportunity of the century -- Pride, patriotism, and economic self-interest -- Mighty big talk in some mighty big cities -- War of words in the Texas legislature -- The Dallas triumvirate : Adams, Florence, and Thornton -- Miracle at Second and Parry -- Not many people care for Anson Jones -- A beautiful face and a well-known girl -- Ten gallon hats, six shooter, bluebonnets, and sex -- Message from San Antonio : patriotism was a low priority -- Architects, artists, muralists, and sculptors -- Where the West really begins -- An empire on parade -- A mighty storehouse of information -- Dallas for education; Fort Worth for entertainment
Control code
228809702
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xxi, 325 p.
Isbn
9781585440931
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)228809702

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