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FAIRVIEW, TEXAS (Milam County). Fairview was a school community seven miles south of Thorndale in southern Milam County. The Fairview school district, which was formed in 1919, was consolidated with the Thorndale Independent School District in 1946.


Lelia M. Batte, History of Milam County, Texas (San Antonio: Naylor, 1956). Milam County Heritage and Preservation Society, Matchless Milam: History of Milam County (Dallas: Taylor, 1984).

Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl


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

Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl, "FAIRVIEW, TX (MILAM COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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