Angry soldiers burn Fredericksburg store, destroying early Gillespie County records
On this day in 1850, a mob of soldiers burned down the store of Fredericksburg merchant John M. Hunter, destroying all Gillespie County records up to that time. Hunter, the first Gillespie County...(Read More)
When will the next Texas History Day be held?
Texas History Day 2013 will be held May 3-4, 2013 in Austin. The registration deadline for this contest is April 2, 2013