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Life in Hall County Tx 1937 to 1939

 

Hall County, Texas in 1937 to 1939 as pictured in archived government photographs, vintage postcards, old school yearbooks and newspapers.

You can browse and view more than a thousand images of early life in Texas in eBay's Historical Texas Collection. . .

Flood refugee family near Memphis, Tx 1937

 

Famrmers on Bank Steps in Memphis TexasFarmers Sitting on Bank Steps in Memphis Texas in 1939

 

Sharecropper in Hall County Tx 1939Sharecropper in Hall County Tx 1939

 

Three Miles to Memphis Tx 1939Three Miles to Memphis Tx 1939

 

Town square Memphis, Texas in 1937Town square Memphis, Texas in 1937

 

Tractor driver on farm near Memphis Texas 1937Tractor driver on farm near Memphis Texas 1937

 

Worried Woman in Hall County Tx 1939Worried Woman in Hall County Texas in 1939

 

Women Memphis, Tx 1937Women on Porch in Memphis Texas in 1937

 

Farm owner near Memphis Texas in 1937Farm owner near Memphis Texas in 1937

 

Girl Drawing Water from Well In Hall County Texas in 1939Girl Drawing Water from Well In Hall County Texas in 1939

 

While fewer than half of the FSA images survive, the collection remains one of the most extensive pictorial records of life in Texas between 1935 and 1944. Original FSA photos and negatives are archived in the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress.

Resources:

Early Life in Texas County by County

Books about Texas People and Places

True Stories of Amazing People and Places in Texas (Facebook)

Texas History in the 19th Century (Amazon)

Vintage Texas Photos (eBay)

Postcards from the Panhandle (Facebook)

Hall County Estates with Unclaimed Money

Hall County Unclaimed EstatesThese Deceased Residents of Hall County Left a total $2,007 in Unclaimed Money for their heirs. Please share this with your family and friends from Memphis, Lakeview and Turkey Texas to let them know how to claim their inheritance from the Texas Comptroller's Office. . . see the list

 

Featured Hall County Item for Sale

Rare Artifacts, Memorabilia, Ancestry and History Records

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