extraordinary texan

Extraordinary Texans – ’16

August 1, 2016 | By

What does it take to be extraordinary? The Texans in these pages have each made their marks in vastly varied fields—from winemaking and writing to inventing a new way to watch movies—and they share characteristics essential to any true trailblazer: the bravery to try something different and the perseverance to carry their visions through.

Extraordinary Texans: Armando Hinojosa

August 15, 2014 | By

Front and center on the grounds of the Texas Capitol in Austin, the Tejano Monument’s life-size granite figures include an explorer, a Tejano vaquero astride a horse, a pair of Longhorn cattle, a man and woman, boy and girl, a sheep, and a goat.

The June 2024 cover of Texas Highways: Treasures from the Coast

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