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WICHITA COUNTY, TEXAS

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    Wichita County History

    1936 Centennial Marker:

    WICHITA COUNTY
    Formed from Young Land District;
    created February 1, 1858;
    organized June 21, 1882;
    named for the Wichita Indians who formerly resided here;
    county seat, Wichita Falls
    Wichita County Courthouse
    Texas Wise County Courthouse
    Wichita County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Wichita 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 - Wichita Falls
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  • TX Wichita County 1907 Postal Map
    Wichita County 1907 Postal Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Wichita County 1920s Map
    Wichita County 1920s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Wichita County 1940s Map
    Wichita County 1920s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
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