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CAMP COUNTY, TEXAS

32 58' 12" N, 94 58' 48" W

Camp County Topics

  • History
  • Town List
  • Vintage Maps
  • Camp County
    Contiguous Counties:
    Titus County (N), Morris County (E), Upshur County (S), Wood County (SW), Franklin County (W)

    Camp County History

    1936 Centennial Marker (on US 271 about 3.5 miles N of Pittsburg):

    CAMP COUNTY
    Formed from Upshur County.
    Created April 6, 1874;
    Organized June 20, 1874.
    Named in honor of John Lafayette Camp (1828-1891), soldier, lawyer, statesman, member of the Constitutional Convention, 1866; state senator in 1874.
    Pittsburg, the county seat.

    Camp County Courthouse
    Camp County Courthouse
    Camp County Courthouse
    1939 Photo courtesy TXDoT

    Camp County Town List

    Cities, Towns & Ghost Towns: History, attractions, landmarks, architecture, monuments, museums, cemeteries, bridges, parks, vintage & contemporary images, area destinations, hotels, and forum.

    County Seat - Pittsburg
    Area Hotel - Mount Pleasant Hotels | More Hotels
  • Center Point ghost town
  • Ebenezer
  • Leesburg
  • Newsome
  • Pittsburg County seat
  • Rocky Mound

  • Camp County Vintage Maps
    Camp County Texas  1882  postal map
    From 1882 Texas state map #2134 showing Camp County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX - Camp  County 1907 postal map
    From 1907 Texas state map #2090 showing Camp County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Camp   County 1920s Map
    From 1920 Texas state map #10749 showing Camp County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Camp  County 1940s Map
    From 1940 Texas state map #4335 showing Camp County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office

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