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Houston"s forgotten heritage

landscape, houses, interiors, 1824-1914

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Published by Rice University Press in Houston, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Houston (Tex.),
  • Texas,
  • Houston,
  • Houston.
    • Subjects:
    • Dwellings -- Texas -- Houston -- History,
    • Architecture, Domestic -- Texas -- Houston,
    • Interior decoration -- Texas -- Houston -- History,
    • Landscape -- Texas -- Houston -- History,
    • Houston (Tex.) -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Dorothy Knox Howe Houghton ... [et al.].
      ContributionsHoughton, Dorothy Knox Howe, 1944-, Junior League of Houston.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF394.H85 H68 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 387 p. :
      Number of Pages387
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1567432M
      ISBN 100892633115, 0892633107
      LC Control Number91052944

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