Finding Articles in Southwestern Historical Quarterly
A Sampling of Resources on Bell County
To find additional resources on Bell County, do a SUBJECT search in TownCat for Bell County (Tex.), individual towns in Bell County, or by names of people.
Story of Bell County
The Story of Bell County, Texas is an invaluable resource which deals chiefly with the people, places, events, organizations, institutions, and tidbits of trivia from the county's past and present. A publication of the Bell County Historical Commission, this two-volume work begins with early explorers of the area and includes chapters on Indian tribes, the creation of the county, the Civil War, feuds, outlaws, railroads, buried treasure, cities and towns, ghost towns, cotton gins, and a large section of family histories.