Exhibits

The History Center uses exhibits, both on-site and on-line, to showcase some of our vast collections of documents and photographs.

Angelina County at War: A World War II Exhibit

Angelina County at War: A World War II Exhibit

"Angelina County at War: A World War II Exhibit" was an on-site exhibit that opened at The History Center on October 25, 2005.  Its 22 panels and 5 exhibit cases showcased photograph and document reproductions and original artifacts, telling the story of Angelina County during World War II.  The exhibt remained up through 2006.  The History Center was proud to host local school children, veterans, Angelina County citizens, and travellers eager to learn about county's contribution to the war efforts in the armed forcesr, at home, and in local industries.  The 6 images in this online exhibit are a small example of the photos and documents that were displayed for the physical exhibit.  For an indepth look at Angelina County during the war and to see many of the images from the exhibit, plus more that were not featured in the exhibt, see the 2005 issue of The Pine Bough Magazine