Lot 212 of 435:
Setters' Convention in Galveston Texas. 1905  

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First annual meeting of the Northern Settlers' Convention, Galveston, Texas, April 21, 22 and 23, 1905


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Southern Pacific Railroad



[32] pp., comprising 5 pages of text, the remaining being halftones from photographs. 12x17.5 cm (4¾x6¾"), pictorial wrappers. 

Scarce "Souvenir Programme" for the convention, listing the various lectures, addresses and events, including a Boat Ride on the Bay and an Oyster Roast. Most notable, though, are the numerous photographs of Galveston in early years of the 20th century. OCLC/WorldCat lists four copies, at Yale, SMU, Texas Tech, and the University of Texas at Austin.

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Moderate soiling, staining and rubbing to wrappers; very good.

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