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The Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Roscoe, Texas.  These maps, created in April 1921, showed and labeled every building in Roscoe on the areas covered.  The originals are located at the Perry-Castañeda Library of the University of Texas at Austin.

Map 1 covered the four block area between 3rd and 5th streets (N > S) and Cypress and Pecan (W > E) , along with the block with the Roscoe School bordered by 7th and Elm, as well as the corner of Front and S. Laurel, where the Continental Gin stood, and the corner of Bois d'Arc and 3rd, where the Missionary Baptist Church was.

Map 2 covered the downtown area, from the T&P railroad tracks to 3rd Street (N > S) and from Bois d'Arc to Pecan (W > E).

Map 3 covered 3rd to 6th Street (N > S) and Bois d'Arc to Pecan (W > E).

TxGenWeb entry for Nolan County. (1880-1930 census indexes for Roscoe, Sweetwater, etc.)

Old Roscoe Telephone Books:   1934 | 1947 | 1969 | 2007

Official Catalog for the Nolan County Fair of 1915, held at the Roscoe Fairgrounds.  (Contains ads for several old Roscoe businesses, prizes for contests, rules for horse races, and more.)

Rainfall Records for Roscoe. Monthly rainfall from 1936-2013 with annual amounts, averages, and records.

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Cemeteries of Texas entry for Roscoe Cemetery.  (Grave listing with birth and death dates)

Cemeteries of Texas entry for Champion Cemetery.  (Grave listing with birth and death dates)

Find-a- grave.com entry for Roscoe Cemetery. (Grave listings, dates, some photographs)

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Roscoe, Snyder & Pacific Railroad Fan Site  (Description, many good photos - Jeffrey Ritter)

Roscoe to Snyder (Animated 8 minute YouTube video of  an RS&P train trip from Roscoe to Snyder)

Lone Star Football Network - Roscoe Plowboys (Schedules, previous season records, etc.)

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TexasEscapes.com entry for Roscoe, Texas.  (Very brief history, some photographs)

The Handbook of Texas Online entry for Roscoe, Texas. (Brief history)

Wikipedia entry for Roscoe, Texas. (Description, demographics, general information)

CityTownInfo.com entry for Roscoe, Texas. (Description, general information)

Public School Review entry for Roscoe High School. (Description, general information)

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The Roscoe Hard Times
(Blog providing Roscoe news with weekly postings - Edwin Duncan)

Roscoe Collegiate High School


RoscoeTx.com (with Events Calendar)

Roscoe Wind Council

Roscoe, Texas, on YouTube


NPR: Winds of Change Blow into Roscoe, Texas

Government Technology: Roscoe, Texas: Home of World's Largest Wind Farm


Sweetwater Reporter




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