Publications

The History Center publishes The Pine Bough, a popular annual East Texas history magazine featuring our growing archival collections.

The Pine Bough - Vol 23, December 2018

In the 23rd issue of The Pine Bough magazine, readers can enjoy articles and photo albums featuring scenes of Diboll in the 1950's-1970's from the Magill and Durham family collections and images from the National Forests and Grasslands collection.  Articles also highlight the Esther Pennington Ramsey collection, which follows a Shelby County, East Texas family as it grows and changes during the 20th century, through letters to Esther Ramsey from her family and friends.  Staff also updates readers on the progress of the Lufkin Industries collection processing.  Additionally, scrapbook pages highlight African American businesses in Angelina County, news from the railroad, Cook family photos, more from local churches, and images of the Diboll Housing Authority, among other topics.  

TABLE OF CONTENTS: December 2018

Features

Diboll Scenes from the Magill and Durham Family Collections

2

The Esther Pennington Ramsey Collection

14

Images from the National Forests and Grasslands Collection

20

Lufkin Industries Collection Update

28

Sections

Cook Family Collection

34

Children's Events in Diboll

37

The U.S..S. Constitution

38

Burke, TX

39

Diboll Housing Authority

40

Churches

42

African American Businesses in Angelina County

44

Railroad News Clippings

46

Keeping Diboll Clean

47

News and Notices

48