Illustrating late-19th-century Fort Worth, the Daily Democrat bemoaned "Hell's Half-Acre," and documented Fort Worth's gradual rise in status from cowtown to crossroads to booming financial city.
Henderson County, Texas was established in 1846 with its county seat in Athens. Its first courthouse was built in 1850. The Henderson County District Clerk's Office is working with us to provide access to historic legal documents and court cases from the 1850s to the early 1900s.
The J-TAC student newspaper began regular publication in the fall of 1919. Originally called the Tarletonite, The J-TAC is Tarleton State University's official newspaper. The name comes from the acronym for "John Tarleton Agricultural College", the original name of the university.
From Republic to State: Debates and Documents Relating to the Annexation of Texas, 1836-1856 features maps, books, letters and pamphlets relating to this volatile era in Texas history. As one of only two sovereign nations to become a part of the United States of America, the Republic of Texas occupies a unique place in American history. Funding for this project ...
The Seymour News is a weekly newspaper published in Seymour, Baylor County, Texas. The newspaper was established by George Patton Barber and ran for fourteen years under his leadership. It included local, state, and national news as well as advertising.