North Texas Insane Asylum at Terrell - 20th R.S. (1887)

Committee Members


  • Visit the North Texas Insane Asylum at Terrell and report the condition of the school.*
  • Investigate the condition of the State asylums, including the Blind Asylum, Deaf and Dumb Asylum, Lunatic Asylum, and North Texas Lunatic Asylum.*

* This represents an abstract of the report contents. Charge text is incomplete or unavailable.


House members appointed by Speaker 2/4/1887, pursuant to SCR 4 (House Journal, 20th R.S., pp. 237, 244, 258, 795-800).

Senators Simkins and Armistead appointed 2/2/1887, pursuant to Senate concurrent resolution by Stinson, amended by Terrell to include North Texas Insane Asylum (Senate Journal, 20th R.S., pp. 42, 59, 155, 166).

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