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Several helpful guides to places in [[Texas]] have been published. These include:  
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{{Adoption TXGenWeb}}Several helpful guides to places in [[Texas]] have been published. These include:  
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*Bartholomew, Ed. ''800 Texas Ghost Towns. Fort Davis, Texas: Frontier Book,'' 1971. {{FHL|66158|item|disp=FHL book 976.4 H2be}}
  
Bartholomew, Ed. ''800 Texas Ghost Towns. Fort Davis, Texas: Frontier Book'', 1971. (Family History Library&nbsp;book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=66158&disp=800+Texas+ghost+towns%20%20&columns=*,0,0 976.4 H2be].)
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*Gannett, Henry. ''A Gazetteer of Texas.'' 2nd ed. Washington D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1904. {{FHL|189124|item|disp=FHL book 976.4 E5g}}
  
Gannett, Henry. ''A Gazetteer of Texas''. 2nd ed. Washington D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1904. (Family History Library&nbsp;[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=189124&disp=A+gazetteer+of+Texas%20%20&columns=*,0,0 book 976.4 E5g; film 896651 item 2].)
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*Madison, Virginia and Hallie Stillwell. ''How Come It's Called That?: Place Names in the Big Bend Country.'' Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, 1958. {{FHL|207394|item|disp=FHL book 976.493 E2h}}
  
Madison, Virginia and Hallie Stillwell. ''How Come It's Called That?: Place Names in the Big Bend Country.'' Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, 1958. (Family History Library&nbsp;[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=207394&disp=How+come+it%27s+called+that%3F%20%20&columns=*,0,0 book 976.493 E2h].)
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For river landings, see:
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*Adams, Louis A. ''Adam's Directory of Points and Landings on Rivers and Bayous in the States of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Iowa, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin.'' New Orleans&nbsp;: W.L. Murray, 1877. Digital version at [http://www.archive.org/details/cu31924095607135 Internet Archive].
  
 
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[http://www.glo.texas.gov/redirect.html Texas General Land Office]
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Several helpful guides to places in Texas have been published. These include:



  • Bartholomew, Ed. 800 Texas Ghost Towns. Fort Davis, Texas: Frontier Book, 1971. FHL book 976.4 H2be
  • Gannett, Henry. A Gazetteer of Texas. 2nd ed. Washington D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1904. FHL book 976.4 E5g
  • Madison, Virginia and Hallie Stillwell. How Come It's Called That?: Place Names in the Big Bend Country. Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, 1958. FHL book 976.493 E2h

For river landings, see:

  • Adams, Louis A. Adam's Directory of Points and Landings on Rivers and Bayous in the States of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Iowa, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin. New Orleans : W.L. Murray, 1877. Digital version at Internet Archive.

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