Look Who's Talking about Texas History

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

Shallowater Texas Celebrates Arrival of Railroad in 1913

On June 26, 1913 the band turns out to celebrate the arrival of the first train in Shallowater, Texas. From 1920 to 1922, the railroad station was known as Pacita. During the 1920s a county park with a clubhouse was established, a public well was constructed, and a real depot building was built to replace the boxcar the town had been using for years. In 1928, the town had an estimated population of 250.

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

Texas History in the 19th Century (Amazon)

SHALLOWATER CITY FORUM

You know you're from Shallowater if  (Facebook)

If you grew up in Lubbock, Texas  (Facebook)

Books about Lubbock County People and Places

Books about Lubbock County People and Places

Famous People from Lubbock County TexasMore Lubbock County People

Lubbock County Treasures

Lubbock County TreasureLubbock County Treasures

Rare Artifacts, Memorabilia, Ancestry and Historic Records from Lubbock, Shallowater, Idalou, New Deal, Slaton and Wolfforth. See All Lubbock County Treasures (eBay ads)

Lubbock County Estates with Unclaimed Money

Lubbock County Unclaimed Estates

These Deceased Residents of Lubbock, Idalou, Wolfforth, Slaton, Shallowater and New Deal Texas Left a total $794,070 in Unclaimed Money for their heirs.

Know the Heirs? Let them know See the full 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
Texas Cowboy HistoryBooks about Texas People County by County

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