Inventory of the county archives of Texas : Calhoun County, no. 29

Description:

Inventory of records of Calhoun County housed in the Calhoun County Courthouse as of 1936. Begins with a historical sketch of the county along with a governmental organization chart and information on the housing, care, and accessibility of the records. Describes the records of the County Commissioners Court, County Clerk as Recorder, District Court, County Court, Justices of the Peace, District Attorney, County Attorney, Sheriff, Constables, Tax Assessor-Collector, Board of Equalization, County Treasurer, County Board of School Trustees, County School Superintendent, County Health Officer, County Surveyor, Board of Land Commissioners (Defunct), Inspector of Hides and Animals (Defunct), and Coroner (Defunct). Includes a bibliography as well as chronological and subject and entry indexes.

Creator(s): Historical Records Survey. Texas.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Calhoun County
Creation Date: January 1941
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Rare Book and Texana Collections
Texas County Inventories
Usage:
Total Uses: 381
Past 30 days: 3
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Calhoun County, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 1941
  • Digitized: April 3, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Calhoun 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. 1846 to c. 1936
Description:

Inventory of records of Calhoun County housed in the Calhoun County Courthouse as of 1936. Begins with a historical sketch of the county along with a governmental organization chart and information on the housing, care, and accessibility of the records. Describes the records of the County Commissioners Court, County Clerk as Recorder, District Court, County Court, Justices of the Peace, District Attorney, County Attorney, Sheriff, Constables, Tax Assessor-Collector, Board of Equalization, County Treasurer, County Board of School Trustees, County School Superintendent, County Health Officer, County Surveyor, Board of Land Commissioners (Defunct), Inspector of Hides and Animals (Defunct), and Coroner (Defunct). Includes a bibliography as well as chronological and subject and entry indexes.

Note:

"No. 29. Calhoun County (Port Lavaca)"

"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 Calhoun County were listed in September and October of 1936, and a verification check was made in August 1940."--Preface

Physical Description:

viii, 115 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): WPA
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Texas County Inventories
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: 976.4 H629c no. 29
  • OCLC: 38267193 |
  • UNTCAT: b1253676 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth25253
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public