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Davick Services recommends the Facebook Group "West Texas History & Memories" for history, famous people, old photos, stories, unclaimed estates and genealogy of the Western Half of Texas . . . Check it out and join the conversation

Life in Coryell County Texas 1850 - 1950
Shoe Shop in Gatesville Reformatory in 1931

Shoe Shop in Gatesville Reformatory in 1931

1931 at the shoe-shop at the Gatesville School for Boys (reformatory) three boys and their instructor posed for this huge highly detailed photo of life in the reformatory in the 1930s.

. . . photo courtesy Brent Lemons. His grandparents were Chaplain and music teacher there for 8 years and made many a lifelong friend of those boys.

. . . for more like this please see Texans at Work

Resources:

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)

Texas History by Category and Event

Life in Coryell County 1850 - 1950

Life in Coryell County 1850-1950Life in Coryell County 1850-1950

Books About Coryell County People

Books About Coryell County PeopleBooks About Coryell County Texas

 

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
Texas Cowboy HistoryBooks about Texas People County by County

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