Number of markers, monuments, statues, memorial museums and exposition buildings from the Texas Centennial in 1936
From the THC Blog
Centuries ago, the Brownsville area was part of a larger region known as the Wild Horse Desert. The THC plays a key role in this area, including its designation as an official Texas Main Street community.
The 142-year-old Elissa is one of the only ships of its kind restored to full sailing capacity. Elissa’s origins are traced to a shipyard in Scotland where she was constructed and launched in October 1877.
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