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The town of Texas
(1856-1976)

[Contents] Table of contents


TABLE OF CONTENTS
Chapter      I. General Historical Information           Page
1. Our Town .............................. 1
2. Town of Texas History ................ 6
3. The Town of Texas (1912) ...........    8
Chapter     II. Early Settlements & Post Offices
1. The City of Trapp ................... 10
2. Granite Heights Story ............... 12
3. Granite Heights - Foundation of
Anderson Bros. & Johnson Co ......... 14
4.  Post  Offices ........................  18
Chapter    III. Schools
1. Town of Texas Schools .............. 19
2. The Trappe School .................. 20
3. Jefferson School .................... 21
4. The Granite School ................. 25
5. Marshall Hill School ............... 26
6. Twin Oaks School .................... 27
7.  Husting  School ......................  28
8.  Old  School ............................  30
9. Butternut Grove School ............. 31
10. Riverview School .................... 32
11.  Hewitt-Texas School ................ 32
12. Mrs. Louise Grade ................... 34
13. Story By Mrs. Grade ................ 34
14. First School Bus - Town of Texas ... 36
Chapter     IV. Churches and Cemeteries
1. Mary Poor Chapel .................... 37
2. The Mission Evangelical Church ..... 37
3.  Cemeteries ..........................  38
4.  Camp  Blessing .......................  38
5. St. Peter's Lutheran Church ........ 39
Chapter      V. Quarries
1.  Quarries ............................  40
2. Kannenberg'sQuarries .............. 41
3. Lake Wausau Granite Company ........ 41
4. The DeVoe Quarry .................... 42
Chapter     VI. Taverns and Stores
1. The Riverview Tavern & Park ........ 44
2. Schneck's Saloon (Drift Inn) ....... 44
3. Holzem's Store .. ...........         46
4. Marathon Granite Company Store &
Boarding House .........    .....    48


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