Fannin County Museum of History


One Main Street, Bonham, Texas


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Articles from the North Texas eNews

Kathryn Keeton and the History of Tulip

A "New" Inglish Wedding Dress at the Museum.

Smith Lipscomb - Civil War Soldier and Distinguished Fannin County Citizen

Bois D'Arc Sketches

Beginning in June, 1992 Tom Scott, the curator of the Fannin County Museum of History, wrote a series of articles for the Bonham Daily Favorite which were published in the Sunday edition of the paper.  These articles were called Bois d'Arc Sketches.  Click above to review the articles.

Fannin County Marriages, 1941-1942

Lake Fannin Scrapbook.  The Museum holds a wonderful scrapbook with photos of the development of Lake Fannin from 1936-1938.  All the photos have been scanned and placed in this Flickr Album.

Fannin County School Yearbooks

School yearbooks for Bailey, Dodd City, Ector, Gober, Honey Grove, Ladonia/Fannindel, North Fannin, Sam Rayburn, Telephone and Windom are available at the website of the Honey Grove Preservation League.

Yearbooks for Savoy are available at

School yearbooks for Bonham High School are available at the Texas A&M University Commerce Northeast Texas Digital Collections project


Useful Links to Fannin County History

Fannin County Historical Commission website

Fannin County Historical Group Facebook page

Fannin County GenWeb website.  The GenWeb site contains information on all cemeteries and interments in Fannin County, as well as information and photographs of schools and towns, and much more.

Honey Grove Preservation League website