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.
original copies of this volume have been donated, first come first served!!!
Table of Contents:
- Photo and sketch of Civil War flag in Goodman Museum, page fc
- How Early Texans Acquired Their Land by Frank Dixie Smith, page 1-16
- Post Offices and Postmasters of Smith County, 1847-1929, page 17-21
- Indian Artifacts of Smith County by A. Wallace, Jr., page 22-24
- “A Trip To Tyler, 1865” edited by Howard O. Pollan from the diary of William Jefferies Goodman, page 25-29
- “Flint in the 1920’s” An Essay by Sammie Morgan (Smyrl), edited & annotated by Frank H. Smyrl, page 30-36
- Recollections of a Centenarian, by Mrs. James P. Douglas, written in 1952, page 37-51
- Review of Some Biographies of Old Settlers and Douglas’s Texas Battery, C.S.A., page 52-53
- Final Footnote to the Crow Letters, page 53
- Facsimile, Republic of Texas land grant to Robert Walters, page bc
new and Original Copies Are available sold as is–
Check out our Chronicles Index – a compilation of four published books of indexes and seven unpublished volumes of indexes