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Harrison County Historical Museum
Old Harrison Co Courthouse in Marshall, TX.JPG


Contact Information

E-mail:[1]  info@harrisoncountymuseum.org


Harrison County Historical Museum
Old Harrison County Courthouse
117 East Bowie (P.O. Box 1987)
Marshall, Texas 75671

Telephone:[2]  903-938-2680

Hours and holidays:[3];  Tuesday-Saturday 10-4. Last admission ticket issued at 3. Closed on holidays.

Map, and public transportation:

  • Google Map of Harrison County Historical Museum
  • City Bus Service:  Marshall's green, red, and blue bus routes all stop next to the museum.[4]

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description

Harrison County Historical Museum is a key repository for locating selected early Missouri  and Texas  settlers. This was a center for Missouri Confederate soldiers during the Civil War. It has a great collection of family folders, books, letters, diaries, journals, and surname lists.[5] [6]

Alternate Repositories

If you cannot visit or find a source at the Harrison County Historical Museum, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

Similar Collections

Neighboring Collections


  1. Home in Harrison County Historical Museum (accessed 10 March 2014).
  2. 2.0 2.1 Research Center in Harrison County Historical Museum (accessed 10 March 2014).
  3. Visit-Hours-Links in Harrison County Historical Museum (accessed 10 March 2014).
  4. City of Marshall Transit in City of Marshall, Texas (accessed 10 March 2014).
  5. William Dollarhide and Ronald A. Bremer. America's Best Genealogy Resource Centers (Bountiful, Utah: Heritage Quest, 1998), 67. At various libraries (WorldCat). FHL Ref Book 973 J54d.
  6. Our Collection in Harrison County Museum (accessed 7 March 2014).
  7. National Archives at Fort Worth in National Archives (accessed 10 March 2014).
  8. Dollarhide and Bremer.
  9. National Archives at Kansas City in National Archives (accessed 5 March 2014).
  10. Genealogy Home in Dallas Public Library (accessed 10 March 2014).
  11. Resources for Genealogy and Family History in Mid-Continent Public Library (accessed 10 March 2014).
  12. Briscoe Center for American History in University of Texas at Austin (accessed 10 March 2014).
  13. Texas Heritage Museum in Hill College (accessed 10 March 2014).
  14. County Clerk in Harrison County, Texas (11 March 2014).
  15. Resources in Harrison County Genealogical Society (accessed 11 March 2014).
  16. Marshall Public Library Local History and Genealogy in Marshall Public Library (11 March 2014).
  17. East Texas Baptist University Library in East Texas Baptist University (11 March 2014).
  18. General Public in Texas Department of State Health Services (accessed 10 March 2014).
  19. For the Public in Texas State Library and Archives Commission (accessed 10 March 2014).
  20. Texas Historical Commission (THC) Library in Texas Historical Commission (accessed 10 March 2014).
  21. About in Texas State Genealogical Society (accessed 11 March 2014).


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