The History Center publishes The Pine Bough, a popular annual East Texas history magazine featuring our growing archival collections.
The Pine Bough - Vol 7, September 2002
"The crowning glory of Diboll will soon be a magnificent library building." - American Lumberman, January 18, 1908.
Much has changed since this pronouncement appeared nearly a century ago in a popular Chicago trade magazine. In 1908 a library in a Texas sawmill company town was news indeed. Yet news of Diboll offering new and exciting educational opportunities through the community library did not end there.
TABLE OF CONTENTS: September 2002
"A Community of Some of the Finest People":
Earl Cromwell’s Memories of Early Diboll
"Oh, I Could Go On and On":
Hal Crouch Temple’s Memories of Early Pineland
"Love to Lottie ":
Charlie Wilson’s Eulogy to Lottie Temple
Faces From the Past
22-23, 31, 34
Houston, East & West Texas Railway
Pineland Railroad Depot
Temple common stock and emblem history
Texas South-Eastern Railroad
Texas State Railroad
Thomas Jefferson Rusk
Waco, Beaumont, Trinity & Sabine Railway
News & Notices
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