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Taming the land : the lost postcard photographs of the Texas High Plains

Author: John Miller Morris
Publisher: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2009.
Series: Clayton Wheat Williams Texas life series, no. 12.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A postcard craze gripped the nation from 1905 to 1920, as the rise of outdoor photography coincided with a wave of settlement and prosperity in Texas. This book introduces various photographers and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Pictorial works
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Morris, John Miller.
Taming the land.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2008015577
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Miller Morris
ISBN: 9781603443678 1603443673
OCLC Number: 715188366
Description: 1 online resource (x, 220 pages) : illustrations (some color), color maps.
Contents: Preface --
The light of the Texas Panhandle --
Photographers of the Panhandle plains --
The Trans-Canadian country --
The Red River Forks country --
The central golden spread --
The end of the trail --
A note on sources.
Series Title: Clayton Wheat Williams Texas life series, no. 12.
Responsibility: John Miller Morris.
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