Houston, A Nation's Capital, 1837-1839

Houston, A Nation's Capital, 1837-1839

By: Harris County Historical Society Editorial Committee

Price: $75.00

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Book Condition: Fine


The dust jacket has a couple of tiny tears near the top of the spine and a bit of bumping along the top edge. Protected now in a clear Mylar (Brodart) cover. Contents reprinted from original source material (books, diaries, etc.), two examples of which are "Sojourn in Houston, August, 1838-January 1839," by Gustav Dresel and "The Texas Diary 1835-1836," by Mary Austin Holley. Five illustrations: Capitol in Houston, 1837; Grocerie in Houston, 1837; House of Secretary of War, Col. Bee, 1837; Mrs. Milon's boarding house, Houston, 1837; and Map, City of Houston. 118 pages with Appendix (The First "Houston" Real Estate Transaction) and Index.

Title: Houston, A Nation's Capital, 1837-1839

Author: Harris County Historical Society Editorial Committee

Categories: Texana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Harris County Historical Society: 1985

ISBN: 0918464730

ISBN 13: 9780918464736

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good+

Seller ID: 08403

Keywords: Houston Texas History Texana,