1921 Sanborn Fire Map – Hosston

The Sanborn Map Company produced fire-insurance maps starting in1867. The fire insurance maps show building footprints, building material, height or number of stories, building use, lot lines, road widths and water facilities. The maps also show street names and property boundaries of the time. This collection of maps is historically significant as it is sometimes the best detailed map of a town or city dating from the mid 1800s. This Fire Map of Hosston is dated 1921 and is hosted by the Library of Congress. Click on the map below to go to the map at the LOC.

1921 Sanborn Fire Map – Belcher

The Sanborn Map Company produced fire-insurance maps starting in1867. The fire insurance maps show building footprints, building material, height or number of stories, building use, lot lines, road widths and water facilities. The maps also show street names and property boundaries of the time. This collection of maps is historically significant as it is sometimes the best detailed map of a town or city dating from the mid 1800s. This Fire Map of Belcher is dated 1921 and is hosted by the Library of Congress. Click on the map below to go to the map at the LOC.

1921 Sanborn Fire Map – Mira

The Sanborn Map Company produced fire-insurance maps starting in1867. The fire insurance maps show building footprints, building material, height or number of stories, building use, lot lines, road widths and water facilities. The maps also show street names and property boundaries of the time. This collection of maps is historically significant as it is sometimes the best detailed map of a town or city dating from the mid 1800s. This Fire Map of Mira is dated 1921 and is hosted by the Library of Congress. Click on the map below to go to the map at the LOC.

1921 Sanborn Fire Map – Ida

The Sanborn Map Company produced fire-insurance maps starting in1867. The fire insurance maps show building footprints, building material, height or number of stories, building use, lot lines, road widths and water facilities. The maps also show street names and property boundaries of the time. This collection of maps is historically significant as it is sometimes the best detailed map of a town or city dating from the mid 1800s. This Fire Map of Ida is dated 1921 and is hosted by the Library of Congress. Click on the map below to go to the map at the LOC.

2019 Heritage and Harvest Tour

The Heritage & Harvest Tour, sponsored by the Red River Crossroads Historical Association, presents several attractions on Saturday 9/28/2019 – 10 am till 4 pm. $10 tickets are available at the Belcher Presbyterian Church, the Red River Crossroads Museum and any of the homes on the tour. redrivercrossroadshistorical.org/heritageharvest.

Singing Pines will have crafts for sale in the Roland Mason Gym. Pulled pork sandwich plates will be available for lunch.

2018 Heritage & Harvest Tour

In spite of a quite rainy day, the annual Heritage & Harvest Tour was a success. Thanks to all the vendors and attendees!

A special shout out to 86 year old Marilyn Pettiette, former music teacher at Hosston Elementary School. She played the piano in the auditorium for Tour guests. She was accompanied by local resident Bob Bailey on “You are my Sunshine” and “God Bless America”. Check out the video below! We hope they return next year!