Inventory of the county archives of Texas : Sabine County, no. 202

Description:

Inventory of the records of Sabine County housed in the Sabine County Courthouse as of 1937. Begins with a historical sketch of the county along with a governmental organization chart, outline of the records system, and information on the housing, care, and accessibility of the records. Describes the records of the Commissioners Court, County Clerk as Recorder and Clerk of the County, District Court, County Court, Justice of the Peace Courts, Grand Jury, County Attorney, Sheriff, Constable, Tax Assessor-Collector, Board of Equalization, County Treasurer, County Board of School Trustees, County School Superintendent, County Surveyor, and Public Weighers. Includes a bibliography as well as chronological and subject and entry indexes.

Creator(s): Historical Records Survey.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Sabine County
Creation Date: June 1939
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Rare Book and Texana Collections
Texas County Inventories
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Historical Records Survey
Place of Publication: San Antonio, Tex.
Date(s):
  • Creation: June 1939
  • Digitized: 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Sabine County
Era
The Republic of Texas, 1836-1846
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From c. 1836 to c. 1937
Description:

Inventory of the records of Sabine County housed in the Sabine County Courthouse as of 1937. Begins with a historical sketch of the county along with a governmental organization chart, outline of the records system, and information on the housing, care, and accessibility of the records. Describes the records of the Commissioners Court, County Clerk as Recorder and Clerk of the County, District Court, County Court, Justice of the Peace Courts, Grand Jury, County Attorney, Sheriff, Constable, Tax Assessor-Collector, Board of Equalization, County Treasurer, County Board of School Trustees, County School Superintendent, County Surveyor, and Public Weighers. Includes a bibliography as well as chronological and subject and entry indexes.

Note:

"No. 202. Sabine County (Hemphill)"

"The Historical Records Survey, a Nation-wide project operating under the Division of Professional and Service Projects of the WPA, was organized early in 1936 to make accessible the basic materials for research in the history of our nation."--Preface

"The records of Sabine County were surveyed . . . from March 16 to October 19, 1937. Verification and correction of the initial inventory was accomplished between October 13 and October 19, 1938 . . . ."--Preface

Note: "All records made prior to November 22, 1875, and housed in the courthouse were destroyed by fire when the courthouse burned to the ground . . . ."--See p. 45

Physical Description:

217 p. : map, plans, charts ; 28 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): WPA
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Texas County Inventories
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: 976.4 H629c no. 202
  • OCLC: 8424233 |
  • UNTCAT: b1253676 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth25258
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public