DescriptionTwo Directories of the City of Galveston including: Morrison & Fourmy, compilers. Morrison & Fourmy's General Directory of the City of Galveston, 1881-82. Containing a Synopsis of the Business Pursuits and Progress, the Present State, County and City Governments, an Index of All Societies, Associations, Corporations, Churches, Educational Institutes, the Full Name and Address of All Residents, Their Occupations or Pursuits, and a Complete Classified Business Directory. Houston: Morrison & Fourmy, 1881. 8vo, 396 pages. Printed paper over boards. Extensive wear along the edges of the boards. Some of the spine covering is gone. Pages show some discoloration on the edges, but overall are in very good condition. [and:] Morrison & Fourmy, compilers. Morrison & Fourmy's General Directory of the City of Galveston, 1882-83. Containing an Historical Business Review; the Present State, County and City Governments; a Complete List of All County Officials, Post Offices, Telegraph, Express, and Money Order Offices in Texas; Population of the United States and Principal Cities, Population of Principal Nations and Foreign Cities; Also, an Index of Societies, Associations, Corporations, Churches, Educational Institutes, the Full Name and Address of All Residents, Their Occupations or Pursuits, and a Complete Classified Business Directory. Galveston: Clarke & Courts, Stationers, 1882. 8vo, 452 pages. Printed paper over boards. Front board detached; spine covering is totally gone. Pages are toned and foxed.
An amazing reference resource bursting with genealogical and historical research possibilities. Scores of display ads for Galveston 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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