AUCTION 23

 
 

 

 
 

1021. HOUSTON, TEXAS & ENVIRONS. Lot of 32 imprints. Very good to fine. 1908-1969.

AGATHA, Sister M. The History of Houston Heights, 1891-1918. Houston: Premier Printing, 1956.

BAINES, Mrs. W.M. (editor). Houston’s Part in the World War; Edited November 11, 1919, One Year from the Signing of the Armistice. Houston, 1919.

BARTHOLOMEW, Ed. The Houston Story.... Houston: Frontier Press, 1951. 3 copies.

BEAUMONT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE. Beaumont: A Gateway to the Marts of the World. Beaumont: Beaumont Chamber of Commerce, 1910.

BLANDIN, Mrs. I.M.E. History of Shearn Church, 1837-1907. Houston, J.V. Dealy Company, Printers, 1908.

BYRD, Sigman. Sig Byrd’s Houston. New York: Viking Press, 1955.

CENTRAL HOUSTON IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION. A Program for Revitalizing Property Values in the Business District of Houston. Houston: Central Houston Improvement Assn., n.d. (ca. 1946).

DANIELS, A. Pat. Texas Avenue at Main Street: The Chronological History of a City Block in Houston, the Most Significant Block in the State of Texas.... Houston: Allen Press, 1964.

DAY, W.C. (compiler & publisher). History of the San Jacinto Campaign. Lynchburg, 1923.

FEDERAL WRITERS’ PROJECT. WORK PROJECTS ADMINISTRATION. AMERICAN GUIDE SERIES. Beaumont: A Guide to the City and Its Environs. Houston: Anson Jones Press, [1939].

FEDERAL WRITERS’ PROJECT. WORK PROJECTS ADMINISTRATION. AMERICAN GUIDE SERIES. Houston: A History and Guide. Houston: Anson Jones Press, 1942.

FEDERAL WRITERS’ PROJECT. WORK PROJECTS ADMINISTRATION. AMERICAN GUIDE SERIES. Port Arthur. Houston: Anson Jones Press, 1940.

FLETCHER, Herbert (editor). Harris County, Republic of Texas, 1839-45. Houston: Anson Jones Press, 1950.

FUERMANN, George. The Face of Houston. Houston: Premier Printing, 1963.

FUERMANN, George. Houston: Land of the Big Rich. Garden City: Doubleday, 1951.

FUERMANN, George. Reluctant Empire. Garden City: Doubleday, 1957.

FUERMANN, George. Houston: The Feast Years. An Illustrated Essay. Houston: Premier Printing, 1962.

GALLEGLY, Joseph. Footlights on the Border: The Galveston and Houston Stage Before 1900. The Hague: Mouton, 1962.

HILL, George A., Jr. Houston: The Capital of the Republic. An Address by Geo. A. Hill, Jr. of Houston, Texas, August 30, 1935, Founder’s Day Celebration, Ninety-ninth Anniversary of Houston, at the Rice Hotel (Site of the Former Capitol of the Republic of Texas). Houston: Rein Company, 1935.

KEMP, L.W. & Ed Kilman. The Battle of San Jacinto and the San Jacinto Campaign. N.p., 1947.

[LA PORTE, TEXAS]. HISTORICAL PROGRAM COMMITTEE (compilers). Historical Brochure: A Record of the Celebration of the Seventy-Fifth Anniversary of the Founding of La Porte, Texas, May 17-24, 1964. N.p., 1964.

LOOSCAN, Adele B. Harris County, 1822-1845 [wrapper title]. Austin: Texas State Historical Association, [1915].

McCOMB, David G. Houston: The Bayou City. Austin & London: University of Texas Press, 1969.

NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR THE DEFENSE OF DEMOCRACY THROUGH EDUCATION OF THE NATIONAL EDUCATION ASSOCIATION. Report of an Investigation: Houston, Texas: A Study of Factors Related to Educational Unrest in a Large School System. Washington, D.C.: National Education Association, 1954.

SAN JACINTO MUSEUM OF HISTORY ASSOCIATION (publisher). A Picture Book Introduction to the San Jacinto Museum of History, Outlining its Scope by Illustrations Drawn from its Exhibits & Collections. Houston, 1947.

SIBLEY, Marilyn McAdams. The Port of Houston: A History. Austin & London: University of Texas Press, 1968.

STRATTON, Florence. The Story of Beaumont. N.p, n.d (ca. 1925).

VAN DEMARK, Harry. “What’s Happening in Houston: Bayou City Has Outstripped Every City of Comparable Size in the Country in Building” in The Texas Monthly III:5 (May, 1929).

YOUNG, S.O. A Thumb-Nail History of the City of Houston, Texas from its Founding in 1836 to the Year 1912. Houston: Rein & Sons, 1912.

YOUNG, S.O. True Stories of Old Houston and Houstonians: Historical and Personal Sketches. Galveston: Oscar Springer, 1913. Six-Guns 2469: “Scarce.”

($200-400)

Sold. Hammer: $200.00; Price Realized: $245.00.

Auction 23 Abstracts

 

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