On this day in 1948, 700 Mexican-American veterans, led by Hector P. Garcia, met in Corpus Christi and organized the American G.I. Forum, a civil-rights organization devoted to securing equal rights...(Read More)
GREEN HILL, TEXAS (Brazoria County). Green Hill, a farming community eight miles northwest of Angleton in north central Brazoria County, had a school for black students in 1896 with one teacher and fifty-eight pupils. In 1936 the community had a church and a school, but by 1988 only the church remained.
Diana J. Kleiner
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