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VAL VERDE COUNTY, TEXAS

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    Val Verde County History

    1936 Texas Centennial Marker in Del Rio, US 90 W:

    VAL VERDE COUNTY
    Formed from Crockett, Kinney and Pecos counties.
    Created March 24, 1885.
    Organized March 31, 1885.
    Named in honor of the battle fought at Val Verde, near Fort Craig, New Mexico, February 19, 1862.
    Del Rio, the county seat.

    Val Verde County Courthouse
    Texas Val Verde County Courthouse
    Val Verde County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy
    Terry Jeanson

    Val Verde County Town List

    Cities, Towns & Ghost Towns: History, attractions, landmarks, architecture, monuments, museums, cemeteries, bridges, parks, vintage & contemporary images, area destinations, hotels, and forum.

    County Seat - Del Rio
    Area Hotels - Del Rio Hotels
  • Comstock
  • Del Rio County Seat
  • Devilís River ghost town
  • Juno ghost town
  • Langtry ghost town
  • Loma Alta
  • Osman
  • Pandale ghost town
  • Pumpville ghost town
  • Shumla ghost town
  • Vinegarroon ghost town
  • Val Verde County TX 1907 Postal Map

    Val Verde County 1907 Postal Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office

    Val Verde County TX 1920 Map
    Val Verde County 1920s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    Val Verde County TX 1940s Map
    Val Verde County 1940s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
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