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The Road to Spindletop
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: John Stricklin Spratt
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-06 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

This book is an economic history of Texas at the end of the nineteenth century. In 1875, Texas was an agrarian state with limited industry. A generation later, agriculture was heavily commercialized, thousands of miles of railroads carried people and goods around the state, and urban populations increased rapidly. Even
The road to Spindletop
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: John S. Spratt
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1970 - Publisher:

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The Road to Spindletop
Language: en
Pages: 337
Authors: John Stricklin Spratt
Categories: Texas
Type: BOOK - Published: 1955 - Publisher:

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The WPA Guide to Kentucky
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: F. Kevin Simon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-14 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

One of the first great reference tools on the Commonwealth, this WPA Guide is an important, vital part of our heritage. While it includes brief essays describing Kentucky's history, folklore, education, industry, geology, ethnic mix and other topics, the most remarkable feature is the driving tours that are as accurate
The WPA Guide to Kentucky
Language: en
Pages: 489
Authors: Federal Writers' Project
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-31 - Publisher: Trinity University Press

During the 1930s in the United States, the Works Progress Administration developed the Federal Writers’ Project to support writers and artists while making a national effort to document the country’s shared history and culture. The American Guide series consists of individual guides to each of the states. Little-known authors—many of