Pasadena: The Early Years

By: C. David Pomeroy, Jr.

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CA2 - A hardcover book SIGNED and inscribed by author to previous owner on the half-title page in very good condition in fair dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has less than an inch tear with wrinkling on the back top right corner, some wrinkling, chipping, crease and small tears on the edges and corners, some scattered peeled patches on the front, some scattered wrinkling, crease, scratches, and stains, tanning, and shelf wear. Book cocked, some chipping on the cover edges, wrinkling on the spine edges, some light stains on the page edges, light discoloraiton and shelf wear. Pasadena: The Early Years chronicles the founding of the community of Pasadena, Texas in the early 1890s and its subsequent agricultural history. The story ends on the eve of World War II and the opening of Champion's paper mill in 1937. With the neighboring petrochemical industries developing along the Houston Ship Channel and the subsequent demands unleashed by the war effort, Pasadena was transformed into an industrial community that has since grown to be the second largest city in Harris County and the fifteenth largest in the state. 9.25"x6.5", 484 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.

Title: Pasadena: The Early Years

Author: C. David Pomeroy, Jr.

Categories: History: U.S., Texas, History,

Publisher: Pasadena, Texas, Pomerosa Press: 1993

ISBN: 0945010001

ISBN 13: 9780945010005

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Fair

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Book ID: ec51259