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 Beaumont, Texas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Beaumont is a city and county seat of Jefferson County, Texas and is within the Beaumont-Port Arthur metropolitan area.
Beaumont was a small center for cattle raisers and farmers in its early years, and with an active riverport by the late 1800s, it became an important lumber and rice-milling town.
Beaumont's lumber boom, which reached its peak in the late 1800s, was due in large part to the rebuilding and expansion of the railroads after the Civil War.
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 Beaumont, Texas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Beaumont is a city in Jefferson County, Texas.
Beaumont's lumber boom, which reached its peak in the late 1800s, was due in large part to the rebuilding and expansion of the railroads after the Civil War.qv By the early 1900s the city was served by the Southern Pacific, Kansas City Southern, Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe, and Missouri Pacific railroad systems.
The population grew from 3,296 in 1890 to 9,427 in 1900.
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 Handbook of Texas Online:
Beaumont, the county seat of Jefferson County, is in the northeast part of the county, at 30°05' north latitude, and 94°06' west longitude, on the west bank of the Neches River and Interstate Highway 10, eighty-five miles east of Houston and twenty-five air miles north of the Gulf of Mexico.
The population of Beaumont was 40,422 in 1920 and 57,732 in 1930.
Beaumont had 94,014 residents in 1950 and 119,175 in 1960; by 1964 it was the sixth-largest city in Texas.
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 Beaumont Texas Real Estate
Beaumont is nestled on the Neches River, just 35 miles North of the Gulf of Mexico in the eastern part of Texas.
Beaumont, with a population of 109,000, is the region's largest city and the seat of Jefferson County.
Beaumont has all forms of recreational activity from golf on one of the area courses to picnics at one of our 35 parks, from birding to canoeing and from hunting to fresh and saltwater fishing.
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 Random Works of the Web » Blog Archive » Beaumont, Texas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Beaumont is a city and county seat of Jefferson County in U.S. state of Texas within the Beaumont—Port Arthur metropolitan area.
The Southeast Texas Regional Airport in Nederland, Texas, serves Beaumont and Port Arthur.
In 1996, the Jefferson County courts, located in Beaumont Texas, became the first court in the nation to implement electronic filing and service of court documents, eliminating the need for law firms to print and mail reams of documents.
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 Beaumont Texas.
The Hotel Beaumont, the Tyrell Historical Library, the 14 story Art Deco Jefferson County courthouse, a beautiful Federal Building and the current restoration of the Jefferson Theater and Hotel Beaumont makes this city an example for others.
It was July of 1901 in Beaumont, and the frenzy of oil excitement rushed on unabated.
Gusher No. 15 had just blown in on the hill, and each arriving train deposited a new horde of traders and roughnecks, boomers and hangers-on of every hue in a city that was already smothering with new population...
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 Beaumont, Texas History.
Beaumont dates from 1824 when it was known as Tevis Bluff after Noah and Nancy Tevis - the first settlers.
The First Congress of the Republic of Texas granted it a charter in 1838 and Beaumont was designated the county seat for Jefferson County.
In the early 1960s the police department was reorganized after an investigation by the Texas House of Representatives looking into prostitution and gambling - unsavory residue from the oil boom.
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 City of Beaumont, Texas
Libraries, Recreation and Convention Facilities includes the Beaumont Public Library, the R. Miller Memorial Branch Library, the Theodore Johns Branch Library, the Elmo Willard Branch Library, the Literacy Depot and the Tyrrell Historical Library, Recreation, the Beaumont Civic Center, Julie Rogers, Theatre, Harvest Club, and Fairgrounds.
This church was built in 1903 in a modified Gothic style of architecture with rough gray ashlar being used in the construction.
Included are materials from the Jefferson Beaumont family; the George W. O'Brien diaries from the Civil War and the O'Brien family papers; and, an autograph album which belonged to Captain Randolph Owen of Alabama which included autographs of Confederate military leaders imprisoned by Union Forces at Johnson's Island, Ohio after the War Between the States.
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 Port of Beaumont, Texas
Top-notch facilities, expertise and accessibility to major markets make us a strong choice to handle your cargo, whatever it may be.
Effective Monday, July 17, 2006, all users of the Port of Beaumont should enter the facility via the Main Entrance, located at Main and Franklin Streets.
Beaumont, Texas, U.S.A. Copyright © 1997 Port of Beaumont.
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 Beaumont, Texas
South Texas State Fair draws more than 600,000 visitors annually in early October and features FFA and 4-H livestock, a livestock auction, live entertainment, exhibits and a carnival.
Training center for Beaumont and area fire departments in hazardous materials, rescue, and fire fighting.
The main house showcases original possessions and life-styles of a wealthy southeast Texas family during the first half of the 20th century.
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 Beaumont News
Two businessmen in Beaumont are being accused of dealing hard-core drugs in Southeast Texas and what`s more shocking is several local lawyers, doctors and other well known businessmen could be involved.
Beaumont police have ordered a blood alcohol test for the two survivors of a fatal accident Sunday night.
She is sponsoring and coordinating a fundraising event to benefit individuals who were displaced by Hurricane Rita and didn't receive assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and/or were not...
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 The Beaumont Enterprise - News - Local   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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 Beaumont, Texas (Cities)
In Jefferson County, Beaumont is located northeast of Houston at I-10's eastern terminus, near the Louisiana state line and the Gulf of Mexico.
Beaumont, population 114,000, is the region's largest city.
Beaumont offers the extensive Texas Energy Museum and a variety of smaller museums.
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 Home Page Beaumont, Texas Police Department - to serve and to protect -
Beaumont is located in Southeast Texas, approximately 90 miles east of Houston, Texas.
The Beaumont Police Department provides protection to approximately 80 square miles and currently employs 249 sworn police officers and 62 civilians.
To see if the City of Beaumont is currently accepting applications for police officer and/or telecommunicator, please visit the city's job posting page.
www.beaumontpd.com   (349 words)

  
 Environmental Injustice in Beaumont Texas
Although Spindletop evokes images of the glory days in the Texas oil industry, residents of Beaumont living near the modern day Mobil/Exxon oil refinery are suffering under the nearly 39,000 pounds of air pollution spewed out of the complex each year.
Within Texas, Mobil's emissions are 385% above the state's refinery average.
The meeting in Beaumont was closed and Rev. Malveaux was told he could not attend.
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 Beaumont TX Hotels - Beaumont Texas Hotels
Courtyard by Marriott Beaumont TX 2275 I-H10 South - Beaumont, TX *Due to the impact of Hurricane Katrina this hotel is temporarily closed except to accommodate relief and reconstruction related groups.* This Courtyard is located approximately five miles from Fair Park Arena and seven miles from Beaumont/Port Authur Air...more
3795 IH 10 South - Beaumont, TX The hotel is located on the western end of the city with access to increasing development the hotel is only 5 miles from the downtown business district and a central location for the triangle.
2355 I 10 South - Beaumont, TX The MCM Elegante is centrally located in Beaumont Texas on Interstate 10 approximately five miles from Beaumont Municipal Airport.
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 World's Largest Fire Hydrant, Beaumont, Texas
They found a willing permanent venue in front of Beaumont's venerable Fire Museum of Texas, a 1920s-era fire station where vintage trucks, historic nozzles and firebells are exhibited.
The fire museum marching band kicked off with the movie's signature song, "Cruella De Vil," while 101 Texas firefighters danced around the hydrant, climaxing as it sprayed firefighters with water and confetti.
Artist Blue Sky used his favorite parking lot in Columbia, South Carolina to unveil a four-story tall steel fire hydrant in February 2001.
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 Beaumont Texas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas: travel, history, images and discount hotel reservations.
P.O. Drawer 2297 Beaumont, Texas, U.S.A. 77704 409-835-5367 Copyright © 1997 Port of Beaumont.
Beaumont Chamber of Commerce Member Directory, Newsletter, Calendar and More...
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 American Idol Contestant From Beaumont Texas
...the driver, later identified as Joel Thomas Wiggins of Beaumont, Texas, exited the...
Katy is a city located in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston-Sugar...
She will perform on June 12th at 8pm at Cactus Canyon in Beaumont, Texas...
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 Beaumont Ranch - Extravagantly Texan
Civil War Center of Texas at Beaumont Ranch
The old Chisholm Trail ran through the middle of Beaumont Ranch.
Beaumont Ranch is located within fifty minutes of Dallas or Fort Worth.
www.beaumontranch.com   (168 words)

  
 Beaumont Texas hotels
Beaumont is without a single definition A tradition of hospitality, a colorful heritage, nature and incredible historic moments blend together to form a shape out district Southeast Texas culture and spirit We extend a heartfelt invitation
The Golden Triangles finest Hotel and Conference Facility, the Holiday Inn Beaumont Plaza is conveniently located on I 10, at EXIT 848, near the junction of the Houston and Port Arthur freeways.
The MCM Elegante Hotel and Conference Center of Beaumont, Texas is located in the heart of the Golden Triangle.
www.sun-herald.com /hotel/hotels/us-tx-beaumont.html   (522 words)

  
 Art Museum of Southeast Texas
The mission of the Art Museum of Southeast Texas, located in Beaumont, is to provide education, inspiration and creative vision to the people of our culturally diverse region through our collections, exhibitions, public programs, and outreach in the visual arts.
AMSET's collection consists of approximately 1,000 works of art (painting, sculpture, prints, photographs, folk and decorative arts) of the 19th, 20th and 21st Centuries, with an emphasis on American art, and a growing regional collection of folk art.
This website is made possible, in part, by the Southeast Texas Arts Council and Jefferson County.
www.amset.org   (189 words)

  
 CHURCH IN BEAUMONT - Lovers of Jesus affiliated with local churches, Watchman Nee, Witness Lee (Splash Page)
The church in Beaumont, Texas warmly welcomes you.
Based on the oneness of all the Christians in Beaumont we meet as the church in Beaumont.
We are in fellowship with over 2,000 local churches worldwide to express the one Body of Christ.
www.churchinbeaumont.org   (171 words)

  
 Beaumont, Texas (TX) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hotels, hospitals, schools, crime
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Beaumont, Texas business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...
BEAUMONT (2555 W. Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
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 Beaumont, Texas (77701) Conditions & Forecast : Weather Underground
Beaumont, Texas (77701) Conditions and Forecast : Weather Underground
The heaviest rains will be around New Iberia and Franklin where rainfall rates of three quarters of an inch an hour are possible.
Off the coast...a weakening band of showers from 50 nm off White Lake to Marsh Island will move east at 14 knots with individual showers moving northeast at 30 knots.
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This web site has been designed for you as an instant link to what is happening with the Association locally, as well as at the state and national levels.
The Home Builders Association of Southeast Texas is a professional trade association with members of the construction and remodeling industry.
We proudly refer you to the contractors, suppliers, lenders, utilities and others whose primary interest is the promotion, protection and improvement of the building industry.
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 Beaumont Texas Airplane and Helicopter crash attorney
The Texas lawyers at Bush Lewis handle all types of wrongful death and serious personal injury cases.
Airplane and helicopter crashes can be caused by poor equipment, pilot error, flight instructor error, air traffic controller error, and instrument failure, just to name a few.
If you or a family member has been injured as the result of an airplane or helicopter crash, hire an experienced Texas plane crash attorney to investigate your claim.
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 Beaumont, Texas Encyclopedia Article @ HillCountryArt.com (Hill Country Art)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Beaumont, Texas Encyclopedia Article @ HillCountryArt.com (Hill Country Art)
Fourteen people hammered and sweated a week in August in Beaumont, Texas, an area ravaged by Hurricane Katrina last year.
Directory: Regional: North America: United States: Texas: Localities: B: Beaumont
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