|City of Carthage|
The historic Hawthorn-Clabaugh-Patterson House is now the location of the CarthageChamber of Commerce.
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Location of Carthage, Texas
Carthage is a city in Panola County,Texas, United States. The population was 6,779 at the 2010 census. It is thecounty seat of Panola County, and is situated in East Texas near theLouisiana state line.
The Texas Country Music Hall of Fame is located in Carthage, which also houses theTex Ritter museum. The Jim Reeves Memorial is located just on the outskirts of Carthage, east on U.S. 79. Reeves and Ritter were from the nearby unincorporated communities of Galloway and Murvaul, respectively.
The old Panola County Jail Museum is located on North Shelby Street.
Panola County Heritage Museum is located at 100 East Sabine Street across from the gazebo in downtown Anderson Park.
Lake Murvaul is fifteen miles west of Carthage on Murvaul Bayou.