Taft Public Library

About the Town

The town was the center of a million-acre ranch, the Coleman-Fulton Pasture Company, for which the train station was a shipping point. The first post office opened in 1904, with right-of-ways for telephone and telegraph services following in 1907.

The Taft Public Library received a 2015 Tocker Foundation grant to digitize historic issues of its area newspaper collection, including the Taft Tribune and the San Patricio County News.

Contact

Reference

361-528-3512

mgriffin@cityoftaft.net

Address

503 Green Avenue
Taft, Texas 78390



At a Glance



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Taft Public Library, partner contributing to The Portal to Texas History. University of North Texas Libraries. https://texashistory.unt.edu/explore/partners/TPL/ accessed May 30, 2020.