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Celebrating Its 130th Birthday, the Daughters of the Republic of Texas Looks Ahead to the Future

November 6, 2021 | By Gene Fowler

The Daughters of the Republic of Texas keep Texas history lively and alive. During walking history tours of San Augustine, for instance, fourth-graders meet Finetta Palmer Baker, portrayed in period costume by her great-great-granddaughter Lois Gee Lacy, the president of the Ezekiel Cullen Chapter of the organization.

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

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