Inventory of the county archives of Texas : Orange County, no. 181

Description:

Inventory of records of Orange County housed in the Orange County Courthouse as of 1936-1937. 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 Auditor, County Board of School Trustees, County School Superintendent, County Health Officer, County Surveyor, Board of Land Commissioners (Defunct), and Coroner (Defunct). Includes a bibliography as well as chronological and subject indexes.

Creator(s): Historical Records Survey. Texas.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Orange County
Creation Date: December 1941
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Rare Book and Texana Collections
Texas County Inventories
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Total Uses: 267
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: San Antonio, Tex.
Date(s):
  • Creation: December 1941
  • Digitized: April 3, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Orange 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. 1852 to c. 1937
Description:

Inventory of records of Orange County housed in the Orange County Courthouse as of 1936-1937. 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 Auditor, County Board of School Trustees, County School Superintendent, County Health Officer, County Surveyor, Board of Land Commissioners (Defunct), and Coroner (Defunct). Includes a bibliography as well as chronological and subject indexes.

Note:

"No. 181. Orange County (Orange)"

"The Texas Historical Records Survey is a unit of the State-wide Records Indexing and Inventory Program, co-sponsored by the Bureau of Research in the Social Sciences of The University of Texas. This program is a part of the State-wide Clerical Research and Records Project, sponsored by The University of Texas, which operates under the Research and Records Programs Section of the Division of Community Service Programs of the Work Projects Administration."--Preface

"The records of Orange County were inventoried during 1936-37, and after the move to the new courthouse the inventory forms were rechecked in 1939. A complete verification check was made in the summer of 1940."--Preface

Physical Description:

xii, 177 p. : map, plans ; 27 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. 181
  • OCLC: 8427733 |
  • UNTCAT: b1253676 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth25261
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public