Harris County, Texas 1822-1845


Harris County, the seat of Houston today, was created in 1837 and named for John Ricahrdson Harris, who found the town of Harrisburg on Buffalo Bayou in 1826. Here the story is told of the early days of Harrisburg alias Houston today. The early settlers and many of their stories are given in detail in this volume.

Adele B. Looscan

8.5"x11", full name index, softcover, reprinted 2019, 89 pp.