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C. Stanley Banks Collection

Overview
Works: 406 works in 416 publications in 1 language and 1,043 library holdings
Genres: History  Guidebooks  Biography  Genealogy  Census data  Textbooks  Sources  Folklore  Songs and music  Constitution 
Classifications: HD9569.T4, 665.5065
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Most widely held works by C. Stanley Banks Collection
Texas history carved in stone, being complete copies of more than fourteen hundred inscriptions embossed in bronze and carved in stone on buildings, monuments, statues, historical markers, and gravestones by William Moses Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas erected more than 1,000 historical markers in the 1930s for the 100th Anniversary of her independence from Mexico. The author of this book compiled the inscriptions of all of those historical markers plus a few hundred more. This book contains the inscriptions that appear on more than 1,400 Texas historical markers along with many photographs of Texas historical places. The historical markers are arranged in "travelling order" by highway to make it easy for travellers
Texas after Spindletop, 1901-1965 by Seth Shepard McKay( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spectacular discovery of oil at Spindletop in January 1901 ushered in the twentieth century in Texas. This was not the first oil production in the state, but it was by far the most important
The search for maturity, 1875-1900 by Billy Mac Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history & heritage of Goliad County by Goliad County Historical Commission( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fort Worth in the Civil War, as published in the Fort Worth Star-telegram by James Farber( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas emigrant guides, 1840-1841( )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrative of the capture and subsequent sufferings of the Mier prisoners in Mexico : captured in the cause of Texas, Dec. 26th, 1842 and liberated Sept. 16th, 1844. by Thomas W Bell( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrative of the capture and subsequent sufferings of the Mier prisoners in Mexico: Captured in the cause of Texas, Dec. 26th, 1842 and liberated Sept. 16th, 1844. The dramatic episode of the drawing of the black beans makes the Mier Expidition one of the most memorable in Texas history. Written by Thomas Bell, one of the captives
Publications of the Texas Folk-Lore Society by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

3 editions published between 1923 and 1926 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Texaco story : the first fifty years 1902-1952 by Texas Company( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of San Patricio County by Keith Guthrie( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fayette County, her history and her people by F Lotto( Book )

1 edition published in 1902 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journals of the Convention, assembled at the city of Austin on the Fourth of July, 1845, for the purpose of framing a constitution for the State of Texas by Texas( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lone star state, a school history by Clarence Wharton( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A school history to meet the needs of the 6th grade. Lots of information and some pictures
The early Nixons of Texas by Pat Ireland Nixon( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1852, Robert Nixon (1827-1897) and his first wife, Laura Wood (1832- 1872), left Asheboro, N. C., headed for Guadalupe County, Texas. They reared eight children before she died. He married Frances/ Fannie Amanda Andrews (1843-1939) and she gave him seven more children. In 1895, they removed to Luling, Texas where they both died
History of Titus County, Texas, containing biographical sketches of many noted characters by Traylor Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reprinted edition edited and indexed by Christine Dennis Skelly. Published by Franklin County Genealogical Society, Mt. Vernon, Texas, 2000
The San Antonio story by S. W Woolford( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a look at the early history of San Antonio with a choice selection of rare old photographs from private collections
History of San Antonio and of the early days in Texas by Robert Sturmberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of San Antonio
Legends of Texas rivers and sagas of the Lone Star state ... by Fannie May Barbee Hughs( Book )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wave of the Gulf by Jesse A Ziegler( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ziegler's scrapbook of the Texas Gulf Coast country
Terrell County, Texas : its past, its people by Alice Evans Downie( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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English (22)