Jefferson Historical Museum
Located within the restored 1888 Federal Court House and U.S. Post Office building, the Jefferson Historical Museum houses four floors of historical exhibits that include art and antiquities, Civil War collections, Caddo Indian artifacts, early pioneer implements, early Texas textiles, children's toys and dolls, and genealogy archives as well as a gift shop. Behind the building is the R.D. Model Railroad Museum (see the entry for this museum).
Backstory and Context
Bell, Wayne. "Old U.S. Post Office and Courts Building." National Park Service - National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. October 28, 1969. https://atlas.thc.state.tx.us/NR/pdfs/69000210/69000210.pdf.