The History Center uses exhibits, both on-site and on-line, to showcase some of our vast collections of documents and photographs.
East Texas Railroad Photograph Selections
Strolling Along the Tracks
Young Franklin Farrington (1903-1956) and his friend Julia Ashford (1906-2002) walk along Texas Southeastern Railroad tracks at the Diboll mill ponds in about 1912. Franklin's father was Diboll's postmaster, his mother worked in the commissary, and Julia's father was a mill manager.