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The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…remain primarily African American. Calvert was the hometown of Hall of Fame baseball player Rube Foster, who helped found and…

Hiding in Plain Sight: Houston’s Menil Collection

Hiding in Plain Sight: Houston’s Menil Collection

…houses collections of classical, medieval, Byzantine, African, Northwest Coast, surrealistic, and contemporary art. The museum’s curators mount exhibitions from approximately…

Suburban Renewal: McKinney

Suburban Renewal: McKinney

…nearby Allen, who specializes in realistic portrayals of AfricanAmerican life and culture. The wall of windows at Laura Moore Fine…

Going to the Chappell

Going to the Chappell

…Chappell Hill Historical Society Museum. The museum occupies a 1927 red brick building that served as the town’s public school…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…trailblazer in public life, Barbara Jordan (1936-1996), was also laid to rest here. As the first AfricanAmerican wo­man elected to…

Abilene at Full Gallop

Abilene at Full Gallop

…merchants and bankers as wealth spread beyond the city’s core; and certainly the many restaurants, museums, and shops that now…

Quirky Quarters

Quirky Quarters

…this unusual motel is one of the few survivors of the American heyday of car travel and motels. It closed…

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