The Woodlands
New Community Development, 1964-1983
Urban Studies - Texas History
6 x 9, 176 pp.
26 photos., 2 color line drawings., 9 b&w line drawings.
Pub Date: 06/01/1987
  cloth
Price:        $32.95 s

978-0-89096-306-7

Published by Texas A&M University Press

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The Woodlands

New Community Development, 1964-1983

By George T. Morgan Jr. and John O. King

The Mitchell Energy and Development Corporation, once a Fortune 500 company, rapidly expanded its real estate division during the social upheavals of the 1960s. One of its major projects was The Woodlands, a New Town authorized by the Urban Growth and New Community Development Act of 1970.

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