Galveston’s New “Absolute Equality” Mural Will Be Dedicated on Juneteenth

Galveston’s New “Absolute Equality” Mural Will Be Dedicated on Juneteenth

The corner of 22nd and Strand streets in Galveston’s Strand Historic District is sacred ground for Sam Collins III, a local historical preservationist.

Bigger Is Better for Ashley Kidd, 5-Time World Champion Wakesurfer

Bigger Is Better for Ashley Kidd, 5-Time World Champion Wakesurfer

Growing up in Corpus Christi, Ashley Kidd splashed through waves on a boogie board and told her mom that one day she’d become a real surfer.

Traces of Texas’ Throwback Thursday: Theodore Roosevelt at the Rough Riders Reunion

Traces of Texas’ Throwback Thursday: Theodore Roosevelt at the Rough Riders Reunion

President Theodore Roosevelt posed in his tent at a Rough Riders reunion in San Antonio for this 1905 photograph.

Traces of Texas’ Throwback Thursday: Dallas Love Field Airport in 1940

Fashion models pose with an Oldsmobile Series 70 and a Delta Airlines Lockheed model 10B Electra at the Love Field Airport in Dallas in 1940.

Traces of Texas’ Throwback Thursday: Farmworkers near Neches

A group of migrant farmworkers returns from picking cotton in Mississippi. They were on their way back to the Rio Grande Valley and were in Anderson County near Neches when Russell Lee took this photo in 1939.

‘The Father of Texas Painting’ Lives on Via Twitter

‘The Father of Texas Painting’ Lives on Via Twitter

Legislators named the bluebonnet the state flower in 1901, but the man who would become famous for painting them, Julian Onderdonk, was leaving Texas for New York at the time.

The July 2021 cover of Texas Highways Magazine, "Hill Country Oasis"


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