xx, 373 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
9780292718654 cloth alkaline paper 0292718659 cloth alkaline paper 9780292718661 paperback alkaline paper 0292718667 paperback alkaline paper
Focus on American history series.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -358) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
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.