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EQUALITY, TX

EQUALITY, TEXAS. Equality was sixteen miles northwest of Marshall in northwestern Harrison County. It had a post office that served both Marion and Harrison county residents from 1882 to 1900. In 1884 Equality had a population of forty-five, two churches, a district school, and two steam gristmills and cotton gins and had become a cotton-shipping point. By 1890 it had a sawmill and a general store and by 1896 Baptist, Methodist, and Disciples of Christ churches. The community was not listed on the state highway map of 1948.

Mark Odintz

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Handbook of Texas Online, Mark Odintz, "Equality, TX," accessed September 29, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hve55.

Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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