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    [San Antonio]. Mooney & Morrison, compilers. Mooney & Morrison's General Directory of the City of San Antonio, For 1877-78. Containing a History of the City: A Complete Index of All Societies, Associations, Corporations, Etc. Also, the Full Address of all Residents, Their Occupations, Pursuits, Etc. Also, a Complete Business Directory; an Exhibition of the Various Classified Kinds of Business Pursued in the City. Galveston: Printed at the Book and Job Office of the Galveston News, 1877. 8vo, 228 pages. Printed paper over boards. Remnants of spine covering with gilt stamped lettering still attached. Front board detached; rear board hanging. Pages are loose. Several pages in the front section under the heading "Historical," giving a history of San Antonio, have had articles cut away.

    An amazing reference resource bursting with genealogical and historical research possibilities. Scores of display ads for San Antonio businesses plus a business directory listing businesses by category. The general directory lists not only residents' general address but also their profession. Further distinctions such as "widow" or "colored" are also noted.


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