A History of Smith County, Texas

Description:

This thesis gives an overview of the history of Smith County, Texas. The chapters, according to the Table of Contents: Topography and Earliest Indian Life; The Cherokees; The Expulsion of the Cherokees; The Exploration and Beginnings of Smith County; Frontier Smith County, 1846-1851; The Ante-Bellum Period, 1860-1874; The Railroads and Their Influences, 1870-1900; Post Civil War Politics and Society, 1870-1900; and The Major Industrial Period.

Creator(s): Ward, William R.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Smith County
Creation Date: May 1944
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
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Creator (Author):
Ward, William R.

William R. Ward, B. S., Tyler, Texas

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 1944
  • Digitized: February 4, 2009
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Smith County
Era
Spanish Texas, 1690-1821
Slavery and Antebellum Texas Culture, 1821-1865
Mexican Texas, 1821-1835
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
to 1944
Description:

This thesis gives an overview of the history of Smith County, Texas. The chapters, according to the Table of Contents: Topography and Earliest Indian Life; The Cherokees; The Expulsion of the Cherokees; The Exploration and Beginnings of Smith County; Frontier Smith County, 1846-1851; The Ante-Bellum Period, 1860-1874; The Railroads and Their Influences, 1870-1900; Post Civil War Politics and Society, 1870-1900; and The Major Industrial Period.

Note:

"Thesis, Presented to the Graduate Council of the North Texas State Teachers College in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements For the Degree of Master of Science." Some text is only partially legible.

Physical Description:

vi, 249 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Cherokees | politics | World War II | antebellum | railroads | towns | incorporation
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: F392.S55 W37 1944
  • OCLC: 65288648 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth46834
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text