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Tuesday, November 14th @ 6:30pm CT

Join us as George Díaz, Joseph Locke, and Brendan Payne discuss prohibition in Texas.

Alcohol has been a contentious issue since the 1840s in Texas. Those for and against prohibition (drys and wets) debated and argued the issue from political, religious, and social points of view. After the 18th Amendment passed, some Texans were determined to get their alcohol one way or another. Join us for a panel discussion filmed at the Bullock Texas State History Museum.

    

As the newest educational initiative from TSHA, Texas Talks are streaming programs that allow members to engage with preeminent Texas history scholars and experts who provide relevant historical information in an interactive platform. This program is ideal for general audiences, educators, and students on the go who love Texas history. Visit the Members Only Digital Library to access archived programs by topic and date.

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14 NOV

November 14th 6:30pm CT

Join us on November 14th for a panel discussion on Bootlegging in the Borderlands filmed at the Bullock Texas State History Museum.

BOOTLEGGING IN THE BORDERLANDS

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WWI & The Texas Doughboys — Join Jeff Hunt as he discusses WWI and the Texas Doughboys!

Recorded Monday, July 10th, 2017 @ 6:00PM

Texas Women in Politics — Learn about over 100 years of womens political engagement in Texas.

Recorded Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 @ 6:30PM

The Alamo: Fallacies and Canards — Distinguish fact from fiction and learn about new research and views of the iconic Alamo with Dr. Bruce Winders and Dr. Stephen Hardin.

Recorded Monday, March 6th, 2017 @ 7:00PM

The 75th Commemoration of Pearl Harbor and the Texas Connection — Learn more about Texas and Pearl Harbor with James D. Hornfischer.

Recorded Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 @ 6:00PM

Texas Confederate Pensions: The Curious Case of Guy and Dora Shaw of Harrison County — Learn more about this exclusive story from Harrison County by Dr. Randolph "Mike" Campbell.

Recorded Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 @ 7:00PM

Talking Tejano History with Dr. Andres Tijerina and Dr. Emilio Zamora — Learn more about Tejano history during the 2016 Hispanic Heritage Month.

Recorded Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 @ 7:00PM

Texas Talks on the Changing Faces of Fort McKavett — Learn more about this fascinating western fort that was home to both black and white infantry and cavalry troops and their families

Recorded Monday, August 15th, 2016 @ 7:00PM

Texas Talks with the State Historian of Texas Bill O'Neal - June 2016 — From the Alamo to San Jacinto: Spectacular Victory from the Ashes of Defeat

Recorded Monday, June 6th, 2016 @ 6:00PM

Texas Talks with the State Historian of Texas Bill O'Neal — Gunslingers in Texas

Recorded Monday, May 16th, 2016 @ 7:00PM

Texas Talks with Dr. Gregg Cantrell — Stephen F. Austin: Empresario of Texas

Recorded Thursday, April 14th, 2016 @ 6:00PM

Texas Talks with Dr. Jean Stuntz from the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum — From San Antonio to the Panhandle: Texas Pioneer Women

Recorded Thursday, March 31st, 2016 @ 7:00PM

Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten — Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby

Recorded Wednesday, February 24th, 2016 @ 4:00PM

Texas Talks with Dr. Gregg Dimmick — Come and Take It!

Recorded Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 @ 4:00PM

Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm - December 2015 — Contrasting Cultures: Patricia de Leon and Petra Vela Kenedy

Recorded Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 @ 10:00AM

Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm - November 2015 — Bernardo de Galvez and the Impact of the American Revolution on Texas

Recorded Monday, November 2nd, 2015 @ 6:00PM

Texas Talks with Dr. Rick McCaslin — Mending Fences: The Marques de Rubi in 1767 and the Spanish in Texas

Recorded Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 @ 6:00PM

Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja — Understanding Spanish Texas through the Life of Fray Margil

Recorded Monday, September 28th, 2015 @ 6:00PM