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
- Smith County & Its Neighbors During the Slave Insurrection Panic of 1860 by Dr. Donald E. Reynolds
- Lindale’s Limerick Hotel by Leila Jones
- Address of H.B. Marsh at Stockholder’s Banquet, Citizens National Bank, May 19, 1939
- “Year Number Ten,” recap of the first decade of Chronicles
- A Historical Sketch of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Tyler by Mary Jane McNamara
- “America’s Largest Business Training University” Tyler Commercial College by Morris S. Burton
- Masonic Lodges in Smith County before 1860
- GALLERY, two old photos
- A Victorian Home, the Erasmus M. Hanna House by William Bradford Bugg
- “Tyler’s Sixth Court House,” photo by Robert M. Hayes, FULL COLOR COVER