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SEELYE, TEXAS. Seelye was a dispersed rural community in the northeastern corner of Tom Green County. It was probably settled around 1900. The local school had two teachers in 1931 and an attendance of eleven in 1933. By 1960 the school had become part of the Wall Independent School District, 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).

Diana J. Kleiner

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Diana J. Kleiner, "SEELYE, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed December 01, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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