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    [Galveston Directory]. W. Richardson & Co. Galveston Directory for 1866-67. Containing the Early History of Galveston, the Officers of the Existing City Government, together with Full Details of All Public Improvements, Institutions and Associations, Public Enterprises, etc. etc. By W. Richardson & Co. Galveston: Printed at the "News" Book and Job Office, 1866. First edition. 12mo. 104pp, plus 40 pages of ads. Original printed paper boards. Boards detached. Some loss to the paper of the front board. The final page of text and the first page of ads have adhered together. Some moderate foxing throughout. Good.

    Biographic section on Michel B. Menard; chapter titled "Medical Topography of Galveston;" information on Galveston iron foundries, cotton compresses, and other industries.

    References: Raines, p. 174. Winkler 1517.


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    21st Saturday
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