AMIGO, TEXAS. Amigo was a railroad community seven miles northeast of Tyler and just south of Winona on the St. Louis Southwestern Railway in eastern Smith County. In 1910 one store and a population of twenty-five were reported there; in 1940 two businesses and a population of forty were reported. Maps of 1947 indicated only a service station. The community was no longer listed on government survey maps by the 1960s.
Image Use Disclaimer
All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.
For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml
If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, Vista K. McCroskey, "Amigo, TX," accessed May 26, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hra36.
Uploaded on June 9, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
Get Texas history every day,
with day by day
Each day's email tells a little bit more of the story of Texas and links to our collection of more than 27,000 articles