[Sheriff John Hittson of Palo Pinto County, Texas]

Description:

Drawing of John Hittson, the first sheriff of Palo Pinto County, Texas. He is depicted with a dark jacket and has greying hair and a beard.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Palo Pinto County Historical Association
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2013
Palo Pinto County Album
Usage:
Total Uses: 10
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
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Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County
Era
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
From May 18, 1857 to December 31, 1860
Description:

Drawing of John Hittson, the first sheriff of Palo Pinto County, Texas. He is depicted with a dark jacket and has greying hair and a beard.

Note:

A strip of paper taped to the top of the image contains the following: "Book # T 8, NSI ID H1600299.10, Story 299, Pic 2, Cols 1. 54% Page #, Picture # I-7, T 8, [c] John Hittson, Sheriff May 18."

Note:

The reverse side of the image contains a note that says "Given to Palo Pinto Hist. Assn. for Jail Museum 2/2/86 by Fred Foreman."

Physical Description:

1 drawing : b&w ; 19 x 13 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): men
Partner:
Palo Pinto County Historical Association
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2013
Collection:
Palo Pinto County Album
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PPCH_1269
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth427220
Resource Type: Artwork
Format: Image