Skinner, TX


By: Diana J. Kleiner

Type: General Entry

Published: July 1, 1995


Skinner was a dispersed rural community in north central Tom Green County, established around 1900. The local school had two teachers and an attendance of ninety in 1933, but by the 1980s the school was abandoned and the community no longer appeared on state highway maps.

Julia Grace Bitner, The History of Tom Green County, Texas (M.A. thesis, University of Texas, 1931). Clarence George Parsons, Proposed Plan for the Reorganization of the Schools in Tom Green County, Texas (M.A. thesis, University of Texas, 1939).
Places:
  • Communities

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Diana J. Kleiner, “Skinner, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed July 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/skinner-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

July 1, 1995

Place
Skinner
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Tom Green County