This site pairs antique postcards of Brownwood, Texas, with modern photographs of the same sites. The postcard collection and original writing on the site are the product of Shelly Williams, Brownwood born and bred. If you're interested in adding to the site contact us.
Places that no longer exist, we can't figure out where they are, or we just haven't gotten a new picture of yet.
Brown County is named for Capt. Henry Stevenson Brown, a company commander in the battle of Velasco and a delegate to the Convention of 1832. County created 8/27/1856 from Comanche and Travis County, organized 3/2/1857:Schmidt or 1858:HBT -Handbook of Texas Online: Brown County
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