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The Alamo 1836 [CAM 089]

By: N/A

Price: $18.95

Publisher: OSPREY:

Seller ID: 760900

Condition: OSPREY


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Texas & New Mexico

By: N/A

Price: $14.96

Publisher: MISC:

Seller ID: 32102X

Condition: MISC


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Fifty Years of the Texas Observer

By: N/A

Price: $12.96

Publisher: MISC:

Seller ID: 340017

Condition: MISC


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Atlas: Texas

By: N/A

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Rand McNally:

Seller ID: 333206

Condition: Rand McNally


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Germans & Texas

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Texas A&M Press:

Seller ID: GermanTexas

Condition: Texas A&M Press


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Guide and Index to the Texas Adjutant General Service Records, 1836-1935: Volume 1, Cumulative Index

By: Anthony Black and the Texas State Archives, Edited by Robert de Berardinis

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D4765

ISBN: 0788447653

Condition: 2009, 8½x11, paper, alphabetical, 246 pp, Heritage Books, Inc


Guide and Index to the Texas Adjutant General Service Records, 1836-1935 is offered in a two-volume series that will guide the researcher to the wealth of information that is available both online and on microfilm while offering corrections to online mistakes. Most of the service records prior to the Frontier Forces and Frontier Battalions consist of documents that give evidence of service, but are not a printed form with the highlights of service written on it. Volume 1... View more info

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Guide and Index to the Texas Adjutant General Service Records, 1836-1935: Volume 2, Separate Indexes

By: Anthony Black and the Texas State Archives, Edited by Robert de Berardinis

Price: $30.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D4925

ISBN: 0788449257

Condition: 2009, 8½x11, paper, alphabetical, 256 pp, Heritage Books, Inc


Guide and Index to the Texas Adjutant General Service Records, 1836-1935 is offered in a two-volume series that will guide the researcher to the wealth of information that is available both online and on microfilm while offering corrections to online mistakes. Most of the service records prior to the Frontier Forces and Frontier Battalions consist of documents that give evidence of service, but are not a printed form with the highlights of service written on it. Volume 1... View more info

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Guide and Index to Texas Confederate Pension Application and Payment Records, 1899-1979, Volume 1, A-D

By: Anthony Black, Robert de Berardinis and The Texas State Archives, Edited by Robert de Berardinis

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D4767

ISBN: 078844767X

Condition: 2009, 8½x11, paper, alphabetical, 386 pp, Heritage Books, Inc


This three-volume series was designed to be used in conjunction with the online index to Confederate pension applications and TARO (Texas Archival Resources Online) finding aids of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. The original documents contain five categories: pensioners, widows receiving pensions, totally disabled pensioners, Confederate Home pensioners, and rejected applications. This series offers corrections to online mistakes, allows researchers to ... View more info

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Guide and Index to Texas Confederate Pension Application and Payment Records, 1899-1979, Volume 2, E-M

By: Anthony Black, Robert de Berardinis and The Texas State Archives, Edited by Robert de Berardinis

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D4768

ISBN: 0788447688

Condition: 2009, 8½x11, paper, alphabetical, 392 pp, Heritage Books, Inc


This three-volume series was designed to be used in conjunction with the online index to Confederate pension applications and TARO (Texas Archival Resources Online) finding aids of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. The original documents contain five categories: pensioners, widows receiving pensions, totally disabled pensioners, Confederate Home pensioners, and rejected applications. This series offers corrections to online mistakes, allows researchers to ... View more info

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Guide and Index to Texas Confederate Pension Application and Payment Records, 1899-1979, Volume 3, N-Z

By: Anthony Black, Robert de Berardinis and The Texas State Archives, Edited by Robert de Berardinis

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D4926

ISBN: 0788449265

Condition: 2009, 8½x11, paper, alphabetical, 370 pp, Heritage Books, Inc


This three-volume series was designed to be used in conjunction with the online index to Confederate pension applications and TARO (Texas Archival Resources Online) finding aids of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. The original documents contain five categories: pensioners, widows receiving pensions, totally disabled pensioners, Confederate Home pensioners, and rejected applications. This series offers corrections to online mistakes, allows researchers to ... View more info

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The Alamo and the War of Texan Independence 1835–36

By: Author: Philip Haythornthwaite, illustrator: Paul Hannon

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Osprey: 1992

Seller ID: 456843

ISBN: 0850456843

Condition: 48 pages, paperback, Osprey


In 1823 Texas was opened to American settlement; over the next 12 years thousands took advantage of the opportunity. During this time the corrupt Santa Anna rose to power. A dishonest and ruthless politician, thief, compulsive gambler, opium addict and liar, he nevetheless gained a measure of popular support and set about destroying federalism. Conflict with the American settlers ('Texians') became inevitable, a conflict which included the legendary Battle of the Alamo. ... View more info

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J. W. and Me: The Small Town Texas Experience

By: Barbara Montgomery

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: M3759

ISBN: 0788437593

Condition: 2007, 5½x8½, paper, 106 pp, Heritage Books, Inc


The author, a retired municipal judge, set out to fill these pages with a light-hearted account of dispensing justice in Heath, a very small Texas town, in the early 1970s. Like most small towns, everyone knew their neighbors, the Saturday night drunk, the wife-beater, the pilferer, the adulterer—all the honest and not-so-honest residents that make up any small town. However, in researching background material, a darker side of local history emerged—a crime so terrib... View more info

Texas and Oklahoma Births, Deaths and Marriages from the Fort Worth Record: November, 1903 to November 1904

By: Bruce Bumbalough

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: B4782

ISBN: 788447823

Condition: 2008, 8½x11, paper, index, 252 pp, Heritage Books, Inc


The Forth Worth Record started as a morning paper in 1903 in Fort Worth, Texas. The paper reported news from across Texas, Indian Territory, Oklahoma Territory, the nation, and the world. It provided coverage of the Russo-Japanese war, the presidential election of 1904, and the 1904 World's Fair, as well as extensive coverage of the railroads and their business activities, and much more. However, it is the vital statistics reported in the paper that are of particular int... View more info

Collin County: Pioneering In North Texas

By: Capt. Roy F. Hall and Helen Gibbard Hall

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: H0037

ISBN: 788400371

Condition: (1975), 2004, 8½x11, paper, 316 pp, Heritage Books, Inc


This excellent and highly sought-after county history and collection of over 200 genealogies has been in constant demand since it was first published in 1975. It is a virtual encyclopedia of information about Collin County, Capt. Hall having used his resources as a local newspaper columnist and historian to gather material from old newspapers, archives, and personal acquaintances with some of the old pioneers. The book contains more than 100 photographs of pioneer people... View more info

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TEXAS COOKOFF

By: Carol Blakely

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Penfield Press:

Seller ID: 04339X

ISBN: 1932-04339X

Condition: Spiral bound, 164 pages, Penfield Press


The latest addition to our popular stocking stuffer format cookbook. his collection of the all-time best Texas recipes was compiled by Carol Blakely, one of the leading authorities on Southwestern cooking. The classic recipes include such favorites as Pico de Gallo, Easy Skillet Fajitas, Prairie Fire, and Cheese Wafers from Lady Bird Johnson. Armadillo Eggs, Perfact Guacamole, Poo Poos, and Pioneer Jailhouse Chili are just a few of the other great recipes in this volume... View more info

CD: An Index to the 1867 Voters' Registration of Texas

By: Donaly E. Brice and John C. Barron

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD1354

ISBN: 788413546

Condition: 2000, CD, Searchable, Adobe Acrobat, PC and Mac, 2613 pp , Heritage Books


This CD-ROM is a unique and important historical document useful for both the genealogist and the historian. This record of voter registration is the first statewide listing showing the names of newly freed slaves in Texas. The original voters' registers are arranged by county and provide the following information: voter's name, date of registration, voting precinct, number of years of residence in the precinct, county and state, and the state or country of birth. Additi... View more info

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New Homes in a New Land: German Immigration to Texas, 1847-1861

By: Ethel H. Geue

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc:

Seller ID: 309804

ISBN: 0806309806

Condition: Paper, 166 pp., 1970, reprinted: 2006, Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc


This work is essentially a compilation of information gleaned from the passenger lists of ships that arrived at Galveston between the years 1847 and 1861. It is also the story of the German immigration to Texas during this formative period of Texas history. View more info

The Road to Randado: The Life Story of Former Texas Ranger Pell Harbison and His Pioneer Ancestors

By: Ida Harbison Luttrell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: L0002

ISBN: 974783927

Condition: 2004, 5½x8½, paper, index, 239 pp, Heritage Books


A narrative history of former Texas Ranger Pell Harbison and his pioneer ancestors, from Samuel Harbison's arrival in America in 1789 to Pell Harbison's death in 1956. Colorful people, notable times. Bibliography, photographs, Harbison and Pelton genealogies. View more info

Texas Divided: Loyalty and Dissent in the Lone Star State, 1856-1874

By: James Marten.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: c1990

Seller ID: 117003

ISBN: 0813117003

Condition: 256 pages, biblio, cloth, University Press of Kentucky


Reviews“This excellent study describes the divided loyalties of the Texans in the most serious crisis in American history.”—Virginia Quarterly View more info

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They Came To East Texas, 500-1850, Immigrants and Immigration Patterns

By: Joe E. Ericson and Carolyn R. Ericson

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: E3327

ISBN: 078843327X

Condition: (2005), 2007, 6x9, paper, index, 248 pp, Heritage Books


This volume recounts the history of East Texas, focusing on the names of the early settlers. It is the story of the Caddos and associated Indian tribes who arrived about A.D. 500, followed by the Spanish colonials in the seventh and eighteenth centuries, and the influx of Anglo-Americans and European immigrants in the nineteenth century. Information is provided on heads of families, their wives (where known), their date of arrival in Texas, and their place of birth or or... View more info