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 Decade: 1880-1889
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2006
[1st Postmaster]

[1st Postmaster]

Date: 1880~
Creator: unknown
Description: 1st postmaster: J.J. Moon. Photo circa 1880: Henrietta, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
[B.F. Yantis Mill]

[B.F. Yantis Mill]

Date: 1880~
Creator: unknown
Description: B.F. Yantis Mill. Photo circa 1880. Henrietta, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
[Card dated 1885 acknowledging receipt of an order]

[Card dated 1885 acknowledging receipt of an order]

Date: November 9, 1885
Creator: H. O'Neill & Co.
Description: Card dated November 9, 1885 acknowledging receipt of an order. Sent to an address in Laredo, Texas from H. O'Neill & Company in New York City.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Clay County Court House]

[Clay County Court House]

Date: 1884
Creator: unknown
Description: Clay County Court House. Photo taken in 1884: Henrietta, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
Clay County Courthouse Clock Tower

Clay County Courthouse Clock Tower

Date: c. 1885
Creator: unknown
Description: Clock tower on the Clay County Courthouse.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
[Colonel George R. Howard]

[Colonel George R. Howard]

Date: 1886
Creator: unknown
Description: Colonel George Robert Howard was born on June 6, 1818. He married Cornelia Cox and they came to Palestine from Tennessee in 1849. Given the title of Colonel when he organized a company of men during the Civil War, he later served in the Texas Legislature, held several county offices and was Mayor of Palestine from 1886-1887. Colonel Howard was an active merchant in Palestine and in 1855 his store was located on the east side of the courthouse square. Their home, now referred to as “The Howard House” by local residents, is located at 1101 N. Perry Street. It was built in 1851 on land deeded to Colonel Howard from Judge Reuben Reeves on August 17, 1850. He died on December 28, 1900 and is buried in the Old section of the Palestine City Cemetery.
Contributing Partner: Palestine Public Library
[Doctor]

[Doctor]

Date: 1885~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photo of Dr. and Mrs. S.G. Bittick. Photo circa 1885: Henrietta, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
[Dr. A.B. Edwards]

[Dr. A.B. Edwards]

Date: 1880
Creator: unknown
Description: Dr. A.B. Edwards. Photo taken in 1880: Henrietta, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
[Harrison Schwend]

[Harrison Schwend]

Date: c. 1885
Creator: unknown
Description: Photo of Harrison Schwend who was a peace officer in Henrietta and Wichita Falls for 30 years and died in Henrietta in 1924. Picture circa 1885: Henrietta, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
[Henrietta First School House]

[Henrietta First School House]

Date: c. 1880
Creator: unknown
Description: Henrietta first school house. Teacher of the first school house was W.F. "Babe" Cobb. Photo taken circa 1880: Henriettal, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
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