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The History of Mitchell County and Early Settlers

Mitchell County Resources 

Mitchell County Clerk’s Office
349 Oak
St., Room 103

Colorado City TX 79512

Mitchell County Historical Commission
1100 E. 10th #6, Quail Run Apartments,
Colorado City, Texas 79512
Steve Manning (915) 728-8269

Mitchell County Public Library
340 Oak Street
Colorado City, Texas 79532

Colorado City Chamber of Commerce & Tourist Information*
157 W. 2nd • P.O. Box 242
Colorado City, Texas 79512
Website:  http://coloradocitychamberofcommerce.com/
Email:  info@coloradocitychamberofcommerce.com
Phone: (325) 728-3403
Fax: (325) 728-2911

The Colorado City Record Newspaper
(Published Weekly since 1905)
156 E. 2nd Street, P.O. Box 92,
Colorado City, Texas. 79512
Telephone: 915-728-3413  

Publications Books

The Centennial Book: Mitchell County, Texas, Centennial, 1881-1991 
[Colorado City, TX?]: Mitchell County Centennial, Inc., 1981. 
F392.M6C46 1981 TXCH, F392.M6 C46 1981b WILLIS

Lore and Legend: A Compilation of Documents Depicting the History
of Colorado City and Mitchell County. Colorado City, Texas, 1976*

Robinson, Charles M. The Buffalo Hunters.
Austin, Texas: State House Press, 1995

The Wallace Brand Ranching by a Black Texas Family
Filmstrip. San Antonio: The Institute of Texas Cultures, 1978. 
F.S. 351 MEDIA

The Centennial Book, some data for Mitchell County

State of Texas

Polish Genealogical Society of Texas
218 Beaver Bend
Houston, TX 77037

Texas Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics*
1100 West 49th Street
P.O. Box 12040
AUSTIN, TEXAS 78711-2040
Phone:  (888) 963-7111
Fax:  (512) 458-7711 or (512) 458-7506
Website:  Texas Vital Statistics Homepage
Email:  registar@tdh.state.tx.us

Texas State Genealogcial Society
c/o Joseph McCright Hill
2313 Lakeshore Drive
Cleburne, TX 76031-8902

Texas State Historical Association
Box 8011
University Station
Austin, TX 78712

Texas State Library
State Archives and Library Building
P.O. Box 12927
Austin, TX 78711

West Texas Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 2307

Abilene, TX 79604

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 County Coordinator:
Christina Palmer
Texas State Coordinator:
Shirley Cullum
Assistant State Coordinators:
Elaine Martin  &
Jane Keppler

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