University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Bell County Records, 1860



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bell County (Tex.)
Title: Bell County Records
Dates: 1860
Abstract: Composed of a bound volume of Photostats of census records, the Bell County Records, 1860, document the inhabitants of Bell County, Texas, during the 1860 census.
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Composed of a bound volume of Photostats of census records, the Bell County Records, 1860, document the inhabitants of Bell County, Texas, during the 1860 census. The records contain demographic information such as age, sex, occupation, place of birth, as well as whether an individual was free or a slave.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects
Census -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Census districts -- Texas -- Bell County -- History -- 19th century.
Slavery -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Places
Bell County (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century.
Bell County (Tex.) -- Archives.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Bell County Records, 1860, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
4L441 Photostats of census report, 1860