Rock, Texas: From Cowboys to Computers, Nortex
Press, Austin, Texas, 2003. This hardback publication has
hundreds of photographs, including “The Rock Theatre” which
opened in 1939, the only authentic photo of outlaw Sam Bass,
the Baylor University basketball team bus that was hit by
a train in 1927, killing 10 students, and “Barbette” the
toast of Paris in the 1920s-30s, who is buried in Old Round
Rock Cemetery. Learn about the Round Rock Express baseball
team. Cost $39.95, plus $5 postage, total $44.95. Click
here to learn more about this book.
Rock, Texas, published by Eakin Press, Austin,
Texas, 1986. This 581 page, hardback book was a 1986 Texas
Sesquicentennial book winner. The text, and 486 photographs
cover the complete history of Round Rock, Texas. Cost $39.95,
plus $5 postage, total $44.95. Co-author Jane DiGesualdo.
last few copies of Historical Williamson County,
Texas, 2000. Pictorial history of Williamson County
including Georgetown, Round Rock, Liberty Hill, Andice, Leander,
Taylor, Jollyville, Pond Springs, Granger, Walburg, Hutto, Rice's
Crossing, Jarrell, Florence, and Cedar Park. Hundreds of historic
photos never before published. Cost $39.95, plus $5 postage,
total $ 44.95.
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Other books by this author:
Defenders of the Republic
of Texas, 1985, the Army of the Republic, is
available from the Daughters of the Republic of Texas, 510
E. Anderson Lane, Austin, Texas, 78752, call 512-339-1997.
Art by Betsy Warren.
of America: Austin, Texas, pictorial history
of Austin, Texas, is available from Barnes & Noble bookstores.