Hopkins County Genealogical Society Library Bookshop 611 North Davis, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482 Specializing in Books about Texas and Texans.
(Shipping charges: based on current mailing rates.)
Title / Author / Description / Cover / Price
A Place Called Hopkins County by Bobby McDonald, interviews of older residents tell stories of early county history, soft cover, $27.95 plus tax.
Plowing Deep by Bobby McDonald, more local stories about early county history, soft cover, $27.95 plus tax.
Out of Darkness by Bobby McDonald, the story of African American history in Hopkins County, soft cover, $27.95 plus tax
Martin Springs Cemetery Hopkins County, Texas by Martha Jennings Hartley, soft cover, $20.00.
The Bootlegger's Other Daughter by Mary Cimarolli, personal family history, soft cover, $24.95 plus tax
Building on Trust by Mary Leta Davis, history of Sulphur Springs Loan & Building Association, hardback, $10.00 plus tax.
Miller Grove School Pictorial History Book by Brandon Darrow, 150 years of school memories, lists of graduates, individual and group photos, hard cover, $30.00 plus tax.
Letters from Miss Edna by Dr. Patsy Hallman, personal correspondence between 1925-1975 detailing events of local importance in the Miller Grove community as well as county and national events impacting an ordinary family living in the 20th century, soft cover, $18.50 plus tax.
The First Texas Legion, story of the Texas Confederate regiment that began in Lavaca Co. TX and grew into one of the only two "Legions" raised in Texas during the Civil War, by Allen G. Hatley, hardback, $31.95
Following Old Fencelines -- Tales from Rural Texas, description of the culture of a small, isolated community in Northeast Texas 50 years ago, by Lee Winniford, hardback, $29.95 plus tax.
Home Light Burning by Jim H. Ainsworth, a story of two Confederates trying to return to Texas after the war to piece together shattered former lives, soft cover, $24.95 plus tax.
Brush Men and Vigilantes by David Pickering and Judy Falls clearly shows how tensions led to violence that took place in Hunt and Hopkins Counties during and after the Civil War, soft cover, 16.95 plus tax.
The Diaries of John Gregory Bourke, Vol. 1 by Charles M. Robinson III, unique insights into how wars against the Indians were conducted during the late 19th century, hardback, $30.00 plus tax.
Famous Texas Feuds by C.L. Douglas, the blood-stained story of the most important of the violent feuds that ravaged a number of Texas counties during the nineteenth century, soft cover $16.95 plus tax.
The Greatest Texas Sports Stories You’ve Never Heard by Al Pickett, mixture of stories about both famous and not-so-famous sports figures spanning a variety of sports, soft cover, $14.95 plus tax.
Legendary Watering Holes – The Saloons That Made Texas Famous by Richard Selcer, entertaining and informative accounts of four legendary Texas establishments: Jack Harris’s Vaudeville Saloon and Theater in San Antonio, Ben Dowell’s Saloon in El Paso, the Iron Front of Austin, and the White Elephant of Fort Worth, hardback, $29.95 plus tax.
Hands to the Spindle, Texas Women and Home Textile Production 1822-1880 by Paula Mitchell Marks, day-to-day activities of Texas women spinners and weavers displaying their abilities and their dreams of a better future, hardback, $19.95 plus tax.
Gospel Tracks Through Texas, The Mission of Chapel Car by Wilma Rugh Taylor, story of the 1895 railroad car bringing the “good news” of the evangelical Gospel to transient railroad workers that lasted over 50 years, hardback, $29.95 plus tax.
The History of Texas Music by Gary Hartman, from early Apache ceremonial dances to the driving blues-rock-boogie sounds of ZZ Top, this is the first in-depth history of the multifaceted musical heritage of Texas, softcover, $19.95 plus tax.
Stories of Saltillo - About the People, Places, and Events over Time in a Small Prairie Town in East Texas collected and edited by Thomas J. Minter, softcover $16.00.
Ever Remember - The Days of 1913-1914 by John Pearce, stories taken from the diary Alma Caldwell starting in the summer of 1913 through the spring and early summer of 1914, soft cover, $19.99 plus tax.
Tales From Miller Grove by Patsy Johnson Hallman with Miller Grove Storytellers, soft cover, $30.00 plus tax.
River Crossing by Jim H. Ainsworth, hardback, $20.00 plus tax.
Images of America Rains County by Elaine Nall Bay with the Rains County Historical Commission, soft cover, $21.99.
Images of America Texas Sesquicentennial Wagon Train by Dominick J. Cirincione and J'Nell L. Pate, soft cover, $21.99.
In The Rivers' Flow by Jim Ainsworth, soft cover, $18.95 plus tax.
The Life He Never Knew by Ryan Petty, soft cover, $15.00 plus tax.
On the Camino Real by Stephen L. Turner, A Western Quest Series Novel, soft cover, $15.00.
On the Road to Glory by Stephen L. Turner, A Western Quest Series Novel, soft cover, $15.00.
Ride for the Lone Star by Stephen L. Turner, A Western Quest Series Novel, soft cover, $15.00.
The Last Trail West by Stephen L. Turner, A Western Quest Series Novel, soft cover, $15.00.
Under Troubled Skies by Stephen L. Turner, A Western Quest Series Novel, soft cover, $15.00.
Up from the Ashes by Stephen L. Turner, A Western Quest Series Novel, soft cover, $15.00.
Bluebonnet At The State Fair of Texas by Mary Brooke Casad, soft cover, soft cover, $9.95.
Bluebonnet of the Texas Hill Country by Mary Brooke Casad, soft cover, soft cover, $9.95.
Bluebonnet at Johnson Space Center by Mary Brooke Casad, soft cover, soft cover, $9.95.
Bluebonnet at the Texas State Capitol by Mary Brooke Casad, hardback, $16.95.
Bluebonnet at the Alamo by Mary Brooke Casad, hardback, $16.95.
Bluebonnet at the Marshall Train Depot by Mary Brooke Casad, hardback, $16.95.
Bluebonnet at the East Texas Oil Museum by Mary Brooke Casad, hardback, $16.95.
Bluebonnet at the Ocean Star Museum by Mary Brooke Casad, hardback, $16.95.
Bluebonnet at Dinosaur Valley State Park by Mary Brooke Casad, hardback, $16.95.