Chronicles of Smith County, Texas has been published by the Smith County Historical Society since 1962. The articles are always informative about the county’s history and often include photographs, maps and tables.
All issues have been published in an 8.5 inch X 11 inch, soft cover format. With the large number of topics already covered since its beginning, past issues of Chronicles are important resources for any person researching our history!
Indexes, each covering a 10-year span of Chronicles, are also available and provide the invaluable keys to this saved history.
Table of Contents
- Early Highway Development in Smith County by I. H. Crutcher, Jr.
- The Wright House by Howard O. Pollan
- “Tyler Tennis Players,” an old photograph
- “Old homes Portfolio” by Jack Gray, 6 photo exhibit
- A Tall Spire Against The Sky, a history of Tyler’s first Christian church by Mary K. Haynes
- Exhibit of 6 photos of old homes by Robert M. Hayes
- The Levee, Tyler’s Railside Business District by Dr. Julian Mardock
- The Levee map by Jo J. White
- “Lindale, the City and Its History,” centennial sketch by Mrs. Earl Prater
- “Battle Of Roses,” 1896 Parade of Flowers
- FULL COLOR COVER-“The Levee” by A.C. Gentry, Jr.