Inventory of county records, Matagorda County Courthouse, Bay City, Texas Metadata

Metadata describes a digital item, providing (if known) such information as creator, publisher, contents, size, relationship to other resources, and more. Metadata may also contain "preservation" components that help us to maintain the integrity of digital files over time.

Title

  • Main Title Inventory of county records, Matagorda County Courthouse, Bay City, Texas

Creator

  • Compiler: Fortin, Maurice G.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Compiler: Riney, James E.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Compiler: Saxon, Gerald
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: North Texas State University. Center for Community Services.
    Place of Publication: Denton, Tex.
  • Name: Texas State Library. Archives Division.
    Place of Publication: Austin
    Additional Info: Printer [and distributor]

Date

  • Creation: 1980
  • Digitized: 2007-04-03

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Inventory of records of Matagorda County housed in the MatagordaCounty Courthouse in Bay City, Texas. Begins with an introduction and explanation of the roles of various county government offices. Describes the records of the Commissioners Court, County Judge, County Clerk, County Court, District Clerk, Justice of the Peace, Sheriff, Tax Assessor-Collector, Treasurer, and Auditor. Also provides a list of Matagorda County records and an index.
  • Physical Description: xvi [i.e. xviii], 225, [1] p. : map ; 28 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Public records -- Texas -- Matagorda County -- Catalogs.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Matagorda County (Tex.) -- History -- Sources -- Bibliography.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - County Records
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - County Courthouses

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Matagorda County
  • Time Period: rep-tex
  • Time Period: tex-fron
  • Time Period: civ-war
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Start Date: c. 1838
  • End Date: c. 1980

Collection

  • Name: Rare Book and Texana Collections
    Code: UNTRB
  • Name: Texas County Inventories
    Code: TXCI

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 7447505
  • Call Number: CD3537.M4 I58 1980
  • Government Documents No.: L1900.7 In8mat tx docs
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth25193

Note

  • Display Note: The Texas County Records Inventory Project
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Fujitsu Image Scanner fi 4340C