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The Galveston that was

Author: Howard Barnstone; Henri Cartier-Bresson; Ezra Stoller; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
Publisher: Houston : Rice University Press : Published in association with the Museum of Fine Arts, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A poignant and vivid record of a city that once was the most important deepwater port in Texas, destined to rival New Orleans as the greatest city on the Gulf Coast. This book documents, with text and photographs, the treasury of buildings--unique in their beauty and style--that sets Galveston apart from other Gulf Coast towns.
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Barnstone; Henri Cartier-Bresson; Ezra Stoller; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
ISBN: 0892633263 9780892633265
OCLC Number: 29428953
Notes: Originally published: New York : Macmillan ; Houston : Museum of Fine Arts, ©1966.
Description: xiv, 231 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Howard Barnstone ; photographs by Henri Cartier-Bresson and Ezra Stoller ; foreword by James Johnson Sweeney ; afterword by Peter Brink.

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A poignant and vivid record of a city that once was the most important deepwater port in Texas, destined to rival New Orleans as the greatest city on the Gulf Coast. This book documents, with text and photographs, the treasury of buildings--unique in their beauty and style--that sets Galveston apart from other Gulf Coast towns.

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