June 24, 1807
The date that explorer Zebulon Pike camped near Caddo Mounds State Historic Site
From the THC Blog
Regardless of approach, the history of barbecue in Texas boasts a fascinating mix of cultures and techniques that spawned the smorgasbord of cuisines many people enjoy today.
Texans have always contributed a surplus of soldiers and resources to the nation’s military. But several of the state’s participants in World War II went above and beyond the call of duty.
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The Friends of the Texas Historical Commission was awarded a grant of $201,335 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Grant Fund for the development and implementation of a "Digital Engagement and Crisis Response Program for Texas State Historic Sites."