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10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

…been six flags corresponding to the six different countries that controlled Texas territory: Spain, France, Mexico, the Republic of Texas,…

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

…tours of the home he lived in, and the Sam Rayburn Museum, as massive and sprawling as a presidential library….

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

…the Kentucky Club , several children’s books that were recognized as American Library Association and Texas Institute of Letters notables….

Lockhart’s Library Is the Oldest in Texas Still in Its Original Building

Lockhart’s Library Is the Oldest in Texas Still in Its Original Building

The main room of the Dr. Eugene Clark Library in Lockhart. Step inside the Dr. Eugene Clark Library in Lockhart…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…Waco, the Brazos River runs through the cotton plantation country that seeded the Republic of Texas in the 1800s. As…

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

…to Texas Highways Kerns, a digital archivist and historian in Chattanooga, Tennessee, who runs the Western history website Dime Library,…

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

…(On that same research trip, Domingo was in the Library of Congress on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001. He…

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

…plant is doing this.” The zoo received the plant at the end of May from The Huntington Library, Art Museum,…

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…needed. In an interview with a National Park Service volunteer in 2011, Concepcion Ybarra Gonzales, one of the Ybarra daughters,…

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

…1993’s A Bigger Piece of Sky are two of the most popular. The fast-talking, gray-bearded bard has two adult daughters

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

…Texas towns named after presidents of the Republic of Texas 14 Number of names submitted to the U.S. Postal Service…

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

…crawfish to indicate they’re part of the Republic of Mudbug. Meanwhile, friends gather in platoons to consume the crustaceans by…

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

…restaurant, public library, and offices over the decades. Now back to its roots in food, the bistro and bakery right…

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

…Collection is located in the Carroll Library, at Fifth and Speight streets on the campus of Baylor University. More information…

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

…Street—now the home of Headquarters Hats—as does the old county courthouse, now the Pioneer Memorial Library. Smith’s arrival in Fredericksburg…

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