South Texas Historical Association - WWI Symposium

Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 8:30am to 3:15pm

Fulton Mansion State Historic Site
317 Fulton Beach Rd.
Rockport  Texas  78382

FRIDAY APRIL 6, 2018     7:00-9:00PM

     MEET AND GREET at the History Center for Aransas County, 801 E. Cedar St.

     Join us for refreshments, meet the speakers and tour the exhibit & hear ACISD student comments

SATURDAY APRIL 7

At FULTON MANSION HISTORIC SITE EDUCATION CENTER

  • 8:30-9:15          REGISTRATION  
  • 9:15- 9:30        WELCOME REMARKS
  • 9:30-10:15       Experiences of a Texan Czech Soldier by Douglas Kubicek
  • 10:15-10:45      COFFEE BREAK/DOOR PRIZE DRAWING
  • 10:45-11:30     Letters During World War I by Dr. Paul Spellman
  • 11:30-12:15      Catered Lunch $10.00
  • 12:15-1:00      Wood, Water & Liberty Heldenfels Shipyard by Phil Barnes
  • 1:00 - 1:45       Heldenfels Impact on Rockport by Hannah Hawes
  • 1:45 – 2:15     REFRESHMENT BREAK /DOOR PRIZE DRAWING
  • 2:15 – 3:00       The War at Home: Assessing the Impact of the First World War on American and South Texas Society by Dr. Mark Robbins
  • 3:00 – 3:15      Closing remarks.   Tour of History Center or Gallery Tour with Art Center

Registration by March 28, 2018   Contact Carroll Scogin Brincefield at brincefieldc@gmail.com   or   P.O. Box 45 Hallettsville TX 77964

Phone: 361-798-6588/ 361-798-4280Vendor tables available, contact above

Sponsoring partners: A.C. Historical Commission, Friends of History Center, A.C. Historical Society, Daughters of the Texas Revolution, Texas Maritime Museum, Fulton Mansion State Historical Site and HEB.