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
- “As I Remember It,” interviews with Otto Albertson, page 1-5
- “As I Remember It,” interviews with Gus Pinkerton, page 1, 6-7
- Pictures of Our Past commentary by Morris S. Burton – Views of Early-Day Tyler, Taken From the Archives of the Smith County Historical Society’s Douglas Collection, page 8-11
- 1849-1850, a continuation of minutes of the Commissioners Court, Minute Book A abstracted by Howard O. Pollan, page 12-21, 38-42
- Facsimile, 8 page Homecoming Edition of Daily Courier-Times, July 1909, page 22-37
- Facsimile of Reunion Booklet, August 16, 17, 1905—Ross, Ector & Granbury Brigades with the Douglas Texas Battery, constituting the First Division of Texas, U. C. V., page 43-55
- “Men in Gray,” four old photos of men connected with the Douglas Battery, John J. Good, James Postell Douglas, John H. Bingham and James Nep Boren, page 56-57
Original Copies Are NOT available – Reproductions will be sent to fulfill any orders of this issue.