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The Johnson  County Historical Commission is responsible for identifying and preserving Johnson County's historic resources. The continued presence of historic properties in Johnson County enhances the quality of our lives; it helps to establish our sense of place and defines the very character of our community. The Historical Commission focuses on conserving each of Johnson County 's cities historic resources and promoting civic awareness of the communities' history.

 The Historical Commission assists in the development of tourism by helping the county's citizens become aware of the economic benefits derived from the preservation and promotion of Johnson County's historical sites, areas and resources.

Johnson County Historical Commission was established in 1976. Dan Leech was the founder along with a handful of Cleburne residents.The JCHC monthly meetings cover a variety of topics relating to the conservation of the County's historic resources and promotion of civic historical awareness. All meetings are open to the public.

County Historical Commissions are authorized by the Texas Legislature for the purpose of quoting, initiating, and conducting programs for the preservation of the historical heritage of the county; Appointed by Commissioners Court for 2-year terms, historical commissioners operate under their own by-laws but in close association with the Texas Historical Commission in Austin. 

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2018 Meeting Schedule

When - February 26, 2018 at 6:30 PM

Where - The Little Old House at 409 N. Buffalo, Cleburne

When - March 26, 2018 at 6:30 PM

Where - The Little Old House at 409 N. Buffalo, Cleburne

When - April 23, 2018 at 6:30 PM

Where - The Little Old House at 409 N. Buffalo, Cleburne

When -May meeting pending

Where - The Little Old House at 409 N. Buffalo, Cleburne

When - June 25, 2018 at 6:30 PM

Where - The Little Old House at 409 N. Buffalo, Cleburne

When - July 23, 2018 at 6:30 PM

Where - The Little Old House at 409 N. Buffalo, Cleburne

When - August 27, 2018 at 6:30 PM

Where - The Little Old House at 409 N. Buffalo, Cleburne

When - September 24, 2018 at 6:30 PM

Where - The Little Old House at 409 N. Buffalo, Cleburne

When - October 22, 2018 at 6:30 PM

Where - The Little Old House at 409 N. Buffalo, Cleburne

When - November 26, 2018 at 6:30 PM

Where - The Little Old House at 409 N. Buffalo, Cleburne

There are no meetings in December