Travis County Clerk Records: Commissioners Court Minutes A

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Travis County Commissioners Court minutes from February 1839 to June 1852, documenting proceedings of county administrative court. Business transacted includes classification and expenditure of county funds, approval of claims, levy of taxes, care of paupers, construction and maintenance of public buildings and roads, management of other county works, calling of bids and letting of contracts, designation of election precincts, appointments of election judges, calling of elections, and approval of bonds of county officials. Arranged chronologically by date of proceeding.

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164 p.

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Travis County (Tex.). Clerk's Office. 1839-02/1852-06.

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Travis County Clerk’s Office

Travis County contributes selected records from the office of the County Clerk, including probate, deed, and county court records and Commissioners Court minutes, dating from the 1840s to the early 1900s. The Travis County Clerk is the county recorder, clerk to the County Courts, and clerk to the Commissioners Court.

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Travis County Commissioners Court minutes from February 1839 to June 1852, documenting proceedings of county administrative court. Business transacted includes classification and expenditure of county funds, approval of claims, levy of taxes, care of paupers, construction and maintenance of public buildings and roads, management of other county works, calling of bids and letting of contracts, designation of election precincts, appointments of election judges, calling of elections, and approval of bonds of county officials. Arranged chronologically by date of proceeding.

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  • 1839-02/1852-06

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Travis County (Tex.). Clerk's Office. Travis County Clerk Records: Commissioners Court Minutes A, book, 1839-02/1852-06; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth662100/: accessed April 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Travis County Clerk’s Office.