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The Resource Thurber, Texas : the life and death of a company coal town, John S. Spratt, Sr. ; edited by Harwood P. Hinton

Thurber, Texas : the life and death of a company coal town, John S. Spratt, Sr. ; edited by Harwood P. Hinton

Label
Thurber, Texas : the life and death of a company coal town
Title
Thurber, Texas
Title remainder
the life and death of a company coal town
Statement of responsibility
John S. Spratt, Sr. ; edited by Harwood P. Hinton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F394.T48
LC item number
S67 1986
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Personal narratives of the West series
Label
Thurber, Texas : the life and death of a company coal town, John S. Spratt, Sr. ; edited by Harwood P. Hinton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [129]-130
Contents
From Pecos to Mingus -- Two different towns -- The lifeline -- Life in Thurber -- Fun and frolic -- Rare events and big celebrations -- The local business scene -- Specialty enterprises -- Chores -- Life around home -- Holiday season -- Passing trains -- Thurber and Mingus go into decline -- The end of an era
Control code
12695401
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 138 p., [14] p. of plates
Isbn
9780292780675
Lccn
85022570
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Item Laid in: newspaper clipping about the fire that destroyed the Smokestack Restaurant in Erath County. Notation inside the book that A.C. Greene bought this book at the Smokestack. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)12695401
Label
Thurber, Texas : the life and death of a company coal town, John S. Spratt, Sr. ; edited by Harwood P. Hinton
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [129]-130
Contents
From Pecos to Mingus -- Two different towns -- The lifeline -- Life in Thurber -- Fun and frolic -- Rare events and big celebrations -- The local business scene -- Specialty enterprises -- Chores -- Life around home -- Holiday season -- Passing trains -- Thurber and Mingus go into decline -- The end of an era
Control code
12695401
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 138 p., [14] p. of plates
Isbn
9780292780675
Lccn
85022570
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Item Laid in: newspaper clipping about the fire that destroyed the Smokestack Restaurant in Erath County. Notation inside the book that A.C. Greene bought this book at the Smokestack. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)12695401

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