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Gaston Museum

6558 Texas 64 West, Joinerville, TX
+1 903-847-2205
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East Texas Oil Boom

The Gaston Museum in Joinerville is a neat, well-organized and well-kept local history museum... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
texasrepublichistory
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Dallas, TX
Small but very informative.

The community went from tiny to huge almost overnight when oil was disvovered nearby. The museum... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2015
Kermit57
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Fort Worth, Texas
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19 Nov 2017
“East Texas Oil Boom”
16 May 2015
“Small but very informative.”
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6558 Texas 64 West, Joinerville, TX
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+1 903-847-2205
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

The Gaston Museum in Joinerville is a neat, well-organized and well-kept local history museum covering the 1930's and 1940's East Texas oil boom. Named after the historic Gaston School nearby [now private property], the museum includes historical items from the school, displays about the oil...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2015

The community went from tiny to huge almost overnight when oil was disvovered nearby. The museum tells about the Gaston School and how it and the community adjusted to their new way if life.

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Reviewed 3 August 2014

This museum in Gaston/Joinerville Texas is located between Tyler and Henderson in East Texas. It tells the story of a little town that exploded overnight when oil was discovered nearby. It's small but tells an interesting story about how their life changed forever. On the...More

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