Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Anderson County, Texas:

An Inventory of Photographs, 1905-1918, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Thomas, Erna Mae
Title: Anderson County, Texas, Photograph Collection,
Dates: 1905-1918
Abstract: The Anderson County, Texas, Photograph collection, dated 1905-1918, was loaned by Erna Mae Thomas for duplication.
Collection # SWCPC 336 E1
Quantity: 5 b/w copy prints
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Anderson County is located in East Texas between the Trinity and Neches rivers. Palestine is the county's largest town and county seat. Anderson County' economy is based on cattle raising, agricultural production, timber, and oil and gas production.


Scope and Contents

The collection contains images of carts, wagons, agriculture, grocery stores, water works, utility companies, women judges, and street scenes in Anderson County, Texas. Bulks with street scenes and people.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Childress, Jim
Hughes, George
Hughes, Sarah T.
Johnson, Clyde
Thomas, Erna Mae
Places
Palestine (Tex.)
Anderson County (Tex.)
Subjects
Agriculture--Texas--Photographs
Grocery trade--Photographs
Public utilities--Texas--Photographs
Wagons--Photographs
Water--Texas--Photographs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Anderson County, Texas, Photograph Collection, 1905-1918, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Loan, 1978

Processed by

A. Ramirez