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A Black woman swearing in as a poll tax collector

Heroes of History: Black Heritage in Texas

From wartime service to seeking civil rights, African Americans have been shaping Texas for hundreds of years. Heritage destinations across the state showcase stories of outstanding bravery, caring for one’s community, and more. In this online presentation, representatives from five organizations share the histories of their sites and how the public...

Heritage Travel | Black history, African American History, heritage tourism, heritage travel

Stateside at the Paramount Theatre marquee

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By Rob Hodges, THC Digital Media Coordinator

What a blur, but what a blast!

After several months of exhaustive planning and detailed behind-the-scenes work by a large team of THCers and partners, Real Places—our first-ever heritage travel conference—seemed like it was over in no time. But it was great while it lasted!

Before I share my takeaways, let me provide...

Heritage Travel | heritage travel, heritage tourism