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Photographing Texas, The Swartz Brothers, 1880-1918 by Richard F. Selcer

Photographing Texas, The Swartz Brothers, 1880-1918

by Richard F. Selcer

Publication: Texas A & M University Press, 2019, College Station

First edition. 8vo. Dark blue cloth, titles stamped in gilt on the spine, light green front and rear endpapers, xiv [2], preface, acknowledgments, illustrated mostly from photographs, portraits, notes, index. "John, David, and Charles Swartz, three brothers who moved from Virginia to Fort Worth in the late nineteenth century, captured no only the famous 'Wild Bunch' image, but also a visual record of the people, places, and events that chronicles Fort Worth's fin-de-siecle transformation from a frontier outpost to a bustling metropolis." -- publisher. As new, unread copy in dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 46853

$40.00