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Author Kirkland, Kate Sayen, 1944-

Title The Hogg family and Houston [electronic resource] : philanthropy and the civic ideal / Kate Sayen Kirkland.

Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xx, 373 p., [6] p. of plates : ill.
Series Focus on American history series
Focus on American history series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [340]-358) and index.
Contents A family philanthropy -- Houston, a domain of beautiful homes -- Wholesome lives for all Houstonians -- The public's education, a many-sided community responsibility -- The symphony, a constructive force in Houston civic life -- A museum by the people for the use of the people -- The bridges that unite us.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Hogg family.
Philanthropists -- Texas -- Houston -- Biography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780292718654 (cloth : alk. paper)
0292718659 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780292718661 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0292718667 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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