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
- Some Early Republicans of Smith County by Paul D. Casdorph, page 1-6
- Review of A Record of Faith, a history of Tyler’s Episcopal Church by Mary J. Hayes and Frances T. McCallum, page 7
- The letters of Gallatin Smith edited by Jonathan Smith, page 8-14
- “Pictures From Our Past,” 21 old photos with captions by Morris S. Burton, page 15-30
- No Braver Or Better Man—Nicholas Wren by James Wilkins – page 31-35
- ‘Sans Souci’ the Journal of Miss Dod’s Select School for Girls and Young Ladies of Refinement by Morris S. Burton, page 36-44
- “The Murder Of Godley & House,” 1871 letter, page 45
- Facsimile, Tyler High School’s first commencement exercise program, page back cover
Original Copies Are NOT available – Reproductions will be sent to fulfill any orders of this issue.
Check out our Chronicles Index – a compilation of four published books of indexes and seven unpublished volumes of indexes.