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{{Adoption TXGenWeb}}Several helpful guides to places in [[Texas]] have been published. These include:  
 
{{Adoption TXGenWeb}}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|66158|item}} 976.4 H2be
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*Bartholomew, Ed. ''800 Texas Ghost Towns. Fort Davis, Texas: Frontier Book'', 1971. {{FHL|66158|item}} 976.4 H2be  
*Gannett, Henry. ''A Gazetteer of Texas''. 2nd ed. Washington D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1904. {{FHL|189124|item}} 976.4 E5g
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*Gannett, Henry. ''A Gazetteer of Texas''. 2nd ed. Washington D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1904. {{FHL|189124|item}} 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|207394|item}} 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. {{FHL|207394|item}} 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 : W.L. Murray, 1877. Digital version at [http://www.archive.org/details/cu31924095607135 Internet Archive].
  
 
=== Web Sites  ===
 
=== Web Sites  ===

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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 Collection 976.4 H2be
  • Gannett, Henry. A Gazetteer of Texas. 2nd ed. Washington D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1904. FHL Collection 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 Collection 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.

Web Sites

http://www.glo.state.tx.us/archives/mapscol.html