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Life in Howard County Tx 1850 to 1950

Howard County, Texas in 1920 to 1942 as pictured in archived government photographs, vintage postcards, old school yearbooks and newspapers.

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Clyde and Bill Davee in Forsan Texas in 1935Clyde and Bill Davee in Forsan Texas in 1935

Large highly detailed photo of Ron Davee's father and brother sitting on the family car in Forsan Texas in 1935. Photo courtesy of Ron Davee

Big Spring Cafe in 1940sBig Spring Cafe in 1940s

Nice photo of a cafe in Big Spring Texas features several customers and the wait and cook staff in the 1940s

Fifth Grade Class 1902 Big Spring Texas Fifth Grade Class 1902 Big Spring Texas

In 1902 forty six children and their teacher sat for their fifth grade class photo in Big Spring Texas.

Big Spring High School 1919 Football TeamBig Spring High School 1919 Football Team

On the team (and probably in the photograph): Gill Alfred Barnett, Wesley Line, Frank Covert, Elmer Boatler, James Little ... read more see full size

WW1 Volunteers Near Big Spring Texas 1917WW1 Volunteers Near Big Spring Texas 1917
Mounted Soldier Big Spring Texas in 1928Mounted Soldier Big Spring Texas in 1918

Sandstorm Big Spring Texas 1930s PoscardSandstorm Big Spring 1930s Postcard

Wreckage of cotton gin and compress, Big Spring, Tx 1939



Big Spring Tx Street Scene1940s PostcardBig Spring Tx Street Scene1940s from Post Card


Pretty Woman Near Big Spring Texas  c1940Young Woman Stands on Cliff in 1940

Sometime in the 1940s a pretty young woman posed at the edge of a cliff in Howard County.


West Texas History & Memories

Early Life in Texas County by County

Books about Texas People and Places

Amazing People from Texas County by County

Texas History in the 19th Century (Amazon)

Vintage Texas Photos (eBay)

Books about Howard County People and Places

Books about Big Spring, Coahoma and Forsan Texas

Howard County Unclaimed Estates

Howard County Unclaimed Estates

These Deceased Residents of Howard County, Big Spring and Coahoma Texas Left a total $292,541 in Unclaimed Money for their heirs. Know the Heirs? . . . See the list


What's your Favorite Book about a Texas County, Town, Person or Place? Here's our best reads list County by County


Mysterious TexasTrue Stories of Amazing People and Places in Texcas
 Loneliest, Least Populated Counties in Texas
Famous Actors from West TexasBooks about Texas People County by County

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