Reprint of the 1956 original giving good architectural, social and subdivision history.
Arranged by the staff of the Senior Service Office of the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Nine authors present stories and a few poems of their lives. Information on schools, churches, and Civic Organizations]. Title continues: [Together with Biographical Sketches of Many Pioneers and Later Citizens of Said County, Who Have Made Notable Contributions to its Development and Progress. Red cloth-covered boards with black title on front and spine. Red cloth with bright gilt titles on front and spine.
Business and newspaper-publishing history beginning at Galveston in 1842. Patriotic periodical published nine times a year in the 1940's and '50's. Adams takes issue with historical inaccuracies found in many accounts of Texas and the West. Commemorating the ninetieth birthday of the former Speaker of the House of Representatives and Vice-President of the United States, November 22, 1868-November 22, 1958. Pamphlet has been bound into a hardcover for the library. DJ is price-clipped, otherwise no sign of use or handling.