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Life in Midland County Tx 1890 to 1940

Midland County, Texas in 1890 to 1940 as pictured in archived government photographs, vintage postcards, old school yearbooks and newspapers.


Life in Midland County Tx 1890 to 1940

Telegraph Pole Workers Midland Texas 1902Telegraph Pole Workers Midland Texas 1902
Main Street and Stores in Midland, Texas in 1890Main Street & Stores in Midland Texas in 1890


Midland Texas Street Scene 1895Midland Street Scene 1895

Midland Street Scene in front of the Ray B Wimberly General Merchandise Store in 1895


Harvest Time in Front of Llano HoteHarvest Time in Front of Llano Hotel in Midland in 1904


Midland College Football Team in 1910Midland College Football Team 1910


Midland College Girls Basketball Team in 1914Midland College Girls Basketball Team 1914


1904 Masonic Parade in Midland, Texas Masonic Parade Midland Texas 1904


Jack Starr and His Prize Winning Pig in Midland Texas in 1918Jack Starr and His Prize Winning Pig Midland Texas 1918


1918 Parade in Midland, TexasMidland Tx Parade 1918


Midland Texas Home and Water Tower in 1939Midland Texas Home and Water Tower in 1939


Cowboy at Ranch Rodeo in Midland County Texas  in 1939Cowboy at Midland County Ranch Rodeo in 1939


Main Street in Midland Texas in 1920'sMidland Tx Main Street 1920's


Huge Sandstorm Approaching Midland Texas in 1918Midland Tx Sandstorm 1918


Roadside Candy Stand in Midland County Texas in 1939Roadside Candy Stand in Midland County Texas in 1939


Cowboy Takes a Hard Fall in 1940Cowboy Takes a Hard Fall in 1940 at Midland, Texas Rodeo


Original FSA photos and negatives are archived in the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress. You can browse and view more than a thousand images of early life in Texas in our Historical Texas Collection. .


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Midland County County Unclaimed Estates

These Deceased Residents of Midland County Left a total $610,439 in Unclaimed Money for their heirs. Please share this with your family and friends from Midland Texas to let them know how to claim their inheritance from the Texas Comptroller's Office. . . .  See the full list

Books about Midland County People and Places

History of Midland County People and Places

The Eddie Trace Story: A legend in the rowdy times of 1960's Midland, Texas.
A History of Character: The Story of Midland, Texas

A Red Raider Officer’s Diary during WWII by Carrol G Henry from Midland Texas

The Pioneer History of Midland County, Texas 1880-1926

The Rainbow's Shadow: Untold Stories of the Baby Jessica Rescue and the Tragedies that Followed

Finding Will: When a toddler disappears in Midland, Texas.

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