Cross Timbers Historical Image Project


The Cross Timbers Historic Images Project is a collection of 19th and 20th century historic images from the Cross Timbers area of Central Texas, including but not limited to Erath County, Hamilton County, Hood County, Somervell County, Palo Pinto County, Comanche County, and Eastland County.

The Library offers public access to a wide range of information, including historical materials that may contain offensive language or negative stereotypes. Such materials must be viewed in the context of the relevant time period. Tarleton State University does not endorse the views expressed in such materials.

Click Search to access the images database and search over 1000 images. Click Collections to browse narratives written to provide more information about the photographs in the collection.

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 Search Tip: To browse images in a specific collection enter the collection name in the search box. Search as either a “words or phrase” search or a “series” search.

Identify photographs using the online identification form or contact Archives staff at [email protected] or 254-968-9869.


Click below to view each collection’s description and narratives.