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First Grand Jury Called After 1899

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Postcard of the first grand jury called after the Hallettsville Courthouse was completed in 1899. The members of the jury are posing in front of the courthouse. They are not named. On the back is written "1st Grand Jury after Present Ct. House built."

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1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1899.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by Friench Simpson Memorial Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 67 times . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Friench Simpson Memorial Library

The French Simpson Memorial Library is serves Halletsville and the surrounding areas as part of the South Texas Library System. The photograph collection at the Friench Simpson Memorial Library is the largest and most complete collection of historic photographs of Lavaca County. Since its founding in 1937, the library's core mission has been to link people knowledge and promote lifelong learning.

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Description

Postcard of the first grand jury called after the Hallettsville Courthouse was completed in 1899. The members of the jury are posing in front of the courthouse. They are not named. On the back is written "1st Grand Jury after Present Ct. House built."

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1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History, 2010 is comprised of photographs, postcards, maps, letters, yearbooks, and other materials that reflect on bygone eras of Texas history.

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  • 1899

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  • Nov. 14, 2010, 8:29 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

First Grand Jury Called After 1899, postcard, 1899; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth128980/: accessed March 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Friench Simpson Memorial Library.