John O. King, The Early History of the Houston Oil Company of Texas, 1901–1908 (Houston, 1959). John Henry Kirby Papers, Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library. George T. Morgan, "The Gospel of Wealth Goes South: John Henry Kirby and Labor's Struggle for Self-Determination," Southwestern Historical Quarterly 75 (October 1971). George T. Morgan, "No Compromise-No Recognition: John Henry Kirby, the Southern Lumber Operators' Association, and Unionism in the Piney Woods, 1906–1916," Labor History 10 (Spring 1969).
- Oil and Gas Industry
- Late Nineteenth-Century Texas
- Progressive Era
- Texas in the 1920s
- Upper Gulf Coast
- East Texas
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.
George T. Morgan, Jr., “Kirby, John Henry,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 23, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/kirby-john-henry.
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