Inventory of the county archives of Texas : Marion County, no. 158

Description:

Inventory of records of Marion County housed in the Marion County Courthouse as of 1936. Begins with a historical sketch of the county along with information on the housing, care, and accessibility of the records. Describes the records of the Commissioners Court, County Clerk as Recorder, District Court, County Court, Justices of the Peace, Sheriff, Constable, Tax Assessor-Collector, Board of Equalization, County Treasurer, County Board of School Trustees, County School Superintendent, and County Surveyor, along with selected records of the city of Jefferson. References constitutional provisions, declarations, and ordinances of constitutional conventions, and laws specifically applicable to Marion County. Includes a bibliography as well as chronological and subject and entry indexes.

Creator(s): Historical Records Survey. Texas.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Marion County
Creation Date: March 1940
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Rare Book and Texana Collections
Texas County Inventories
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: San Antonio, Tex.
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 1940
  • Digitized: April 3, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Marion County
Era
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From c. 1860 to c. 1936
Description:

Inventory of records of Marion County housed in the Marion County Courthouse as of 1936. Begins with a historical sketch of the county along with information on the housing, care, and accessibility of the records. Describes the records of the Commissioners Court, County Clerk as Recorder, District Court, County Court, Justices of the Peace, Sheriff, Constable, Tax Assessor-Collector, Board of Equalization, County Treasurer, County Board of School Trustees, County School Superintendent, and County Surveyor, along with selected records of the city of Jefferson. References constitutional provisions, declarations, and ordinances of constitutional conventions, and laws specifically applicable to Marion County. Includes a bibliography as well as chronological and subject and entry indexes.

Note:

The correct number for this issue is in question:
"Marion County No. 155"--cover.
"No. 158 Marion County (Jefferson)"--title page.

"The Texas Historical Records Survey is a unit of the Texas State-wide Records Project which is sponsored by the Bureau of Research in the Social Sciences of The University of Texas, and operates under the Research and Records Section of the Division of Professional and Service Projects of the Work Projects Administration."--Preface

"The records of Marion County were listed in the spring and summer of 1936, and a verification check was made in November 1939."--Preface

Physical Description:

118 p. : map ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): WPA
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Added Title: Inventory of the county archives of Texas : Marion County, no. 155
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Texas County Inventories
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: 976.4 H629c no. 155
  • OCLC: 8427532 |
  • UNTCAT: b1253676 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth25247
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public