Fort Davis

History related to Fort Davis and Jeff Davis County, Texas



Wildflowers of the Davis Mountains and the Marathon Basin, Texas

Wildflowers of the Davis Mountains and the Marathon Basin, Texas

By Warnock, Barton H.
Price: $40.00


Since their publication in the 1970s by Sul Ross State University, Barton Warnock's "Wildflowers" books have been essential reading for anyone...more info

The Story of the Highlands

The Story of the Highlands

By Reeves, Frank
Price: $25.00


"Printed under direction of Warren Hunter and Marvin Hunter, Jr.", the first 26 pages provide a general description of the Highlands area of West...more info

The Great Call-Up

The Great Call-Up

By Harris III, Charles H. and Louis R. Sadler
Price: $39.95


On June 18, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson called up virtually the entire army National Guard, some 150,000 men, to meet an armed threat to the...more info

Story of Fort Davis: Jeff Davis County & the Davis Mountains

Story of Fort Davis: Jeff Davis County & the Davis Mountains

By Scobee, Barry
Price: $8.95


This small paperback contains excerpts from the original 1936 hardback edition. 2004 Fort Davis Historical Society, 48 pages Available in softcovermore info

Rock House Fire: April 9, 2011

Rock House Fire: April 9, 2011

By Multiple Photographers
Price: $60.00


On Saturday, April 9th 2011 a fire sparked in Marfa and barrelled its way toward the Davis Mountains, pushed on by winds gusting up to 58 mph. The...more info

Long Ride to Davis

Long Ride to Davis

By Parker, Hub
Price: $19.95


Buck Fletcher, Tom Hammer and John Cooper all have different pasts but have come together with one thing in mind: to establish a large ranch, The...more info

Legendary Locals of the Big Bend and Davis Mountains

Legendary Locals of the Big Bend and Davis Mountains

By Glendinning, Jim
Price: $21.99


"Home of the Last Frontier" is how the local radio station aptly describes the Big Bend and Davis Mountains region of West Texas, the sparsely...more info

Frontier Crossroads: Fort Davis and the West

Frontier Crossroads: Fort Davis and the West

By Wooster, Robert
Price: $24.95


The idea of the West conjures exciting images of tenacious men and women, huge expanses of unclaimed territory, and feelings of both adventure and...more info

Fort Davis (Images of America series)

Fort Davis (Images of America series)

By Francell, Lawrence John
Price: $21.99


Established and named for US secretary of war Jefferson Davis in 1854, Fort Davis was key to the eventual settlement of the Davis Mountains’ rich...more info

Davis Mountain Vistas

Davis Mountain Vistas

By MacLeod, William
Price: $24.95


The second edition of Davis Mountains Vistas takes you through the mountains, describing and explaining the geology and landscapes as you go. It is...more info


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