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
- Painting of Swinney’s Store at Noonday by Ancel E. Nunn
- Map of the Cherokee Indian Campaign and the Neches Saline area by Jack Moore
- Salt of the Earth – Making Salt at the Neches Saline by Loy Gilbert
- “Brief History of the Negro in Five Counties” by W. A. Redwine (facsimile of rare booklet published at the turn on the century)
- The Rays Look Back, review of Marvin McCarley’s book on the Ray family by James Wilkins
- Earliest members of Harris Creek Baptist Church (listing)
- Anna Pennybacker, Historian of Texas by Johnnye Pierce Kennedy
- “Ancel E. Nunn,” a timeless world examples of paintings of East Texas by well-known Palestine artist
Original Copies Are NOT available – Reproductions will be sent to fulfill any orders of this issue.