Life in Ector County Tx 1937 to 1950

Ector County, Texas in 1937 to 1950 as pictured in archived government photographs, vintage postcards, old school yearbooks and newspapers.

Mid-Continent Supply Co. Odessa Texas in 1942Mid-Continent Supply Co. Odessa Texas in 1942

 

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.

If you like these images, you can browse and view more than a thousand images of early life in Ector County and throughout the state in eBay's Historical Texas Collection. . .

 

Books about Ector County People and Places

Books about Ector County, Odessa  People and Places

Washed in the Blood - Murder of Betty Jean Williams in Odessa, Texas

The Secret of Mojo: The Story of the Odessa, Texas, Permian High School Football Team

Odessa: An Illustrated History

Murder In Odessa

Ector County, Texas: 125 Years of History

Odessa - A Pictorial History

Valentine: A Novel - Itís February 1976, and Odessa, Texas . . .

Down and Out - Candace Downs returns to the parched and dusty oil-town of Odessa . .

. . . Get details and more books about Ector County

Famous People from Ector County TexasFamous People from Ector County (B)
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)

Ector County Unclaimed Estates

Ector County Estates with Unclaimed Money

Ector County Unclaimed EstatesThese Deceased Residents of Ector County Left a total $409,493 in Unclaimed Money for their heirs. Please share this with your family and friends from Odessa, Gardendale and Goldsmith to let them know how to claim their inheritance from the Texas Comptroller's Office. . . see the list

 
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Rare Artifacts, Memorabilia, Ancestry and History Records from Odessa, Goldsmith, Gardendale and West Odessa

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