Inventory of the county archives of Texas : Hood County, no. 111

Description:

Inventory of records of Hood County housed in the Hood County Courthouse as of 1936. Begins with a historical sketch of the county along 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, Justice of the Peace Court, County Attorney, Sheriff, Tax Assessor-Collector, Board of Equalization, County Treasurer, County Board of School Trustees, County School Superintendent, County Surveyor, and Inspector of Hides and Animals (Defunct). References laws specifically applicable to Hood County. Includes a bibliography as well as chronological and subject and entry indexes.

Creator(s): Historical Records Survey. Texas.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Hood 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 - Hood County
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From c. 1876 to c. 1936
Description:

Inventory of records of Hood County housed in the Hood County Courthouse as of 1936. Begins with a historical sketch of the county along 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, Justice of the Peace Court, County Attorney, Sheriff, Tax Assessor-Collector, Board of Equalization, County Treasurer, County Board of School Trustees, County School Superintendent, County Surveyor, and Inspector of Hides and Animals (Defunct). References laws specifically applicable to Hood County. Includes a bibliography as well as chronological and subject and entry indexes.

Note:

"No. 111 Hood County (Granbury)"

"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 Hood County were listed in the summer and fall of 1936, and a verification check was made in January 1940."--Preface

Although Hood County was created and organized in 1866, a courthouse fire in 1875 burned all the county records.--See p. 11.

Physical Description:

69 p. : map ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): WPA
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Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Texas County Inventories
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: 976.4 H629c no. 111
  • OCLC: 8427481 |
  • UNTCAT: b1253676 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth25248
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public