Download e-book for kindle: Anderson County (Images of America) by Beverly Odom

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By Beverly Odom

From its roots within the unbroken desolate tract of vital East Texas, Anderson County has conquer many adversities to turn into the crossroads of East Texas. within the 1830s, rugged pioneers got here to the fertile Trinity River Valley to carve out a spot for themselves from the untamed nation. those pioneers started a cost alongside a move approximately 10 miles east of the Trinity River in what may develop into Anderson County. different households joined their attempt, and citadel Houston was once quickly in-built 1835-1836 to guard settlers from the hazards inherent to the wild frontier. misplaced within the passage of time, many groups not exist. this present day the crucial cities are Palestine, Frankston, and Elkhart, yet many different groups give a contribution to the standard of lifestyles around the county.

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