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CULTURE & LIFESTYLE

True, Texas: What Does It Mean to You?

Even though almost 90 percent of Texans now live in urban settings, the most consistent requests made to Texas Highways…

Charles Goodnight's Legacy

My Obsession with Charles Goodnight began with a nudge from my father, a one-time history major who, as a retired…

Roads to Freedom

Before I met Cedric Fletcher, the man who would become my husband, I had never heard of the East Texas…

Remembering Littlefield

Austin boasts several Littlefield-related structures, notably The Driskill Hotel, at 604 Brazos Street; the Littlefield House, at 24th Street and…

Littlefield's Legacy

The inscription on a memorial to George Washington Littlefield in the West Texas town that bears his surname describes him…

Austin's Cultural Campus

Five different museums create a cultural destinationIf a collection is greater than the sum of its parts, then a collection…

San Pedro Springs Park

In San Antonio, a few miles northwest of the Alamo, Texas’ oldest public park enchants visitors with a spring-fed pool,…

Texas Independence Trail

Because March 2 marks the anniversary of the dramatic events leading to Texas winning independence from Mexico in 1836, it…

True Griff: Griff Smith's Photo Moments

When I compose an image, I like to imagine that the viewer is looking right over my shoulder,” says Texas…

The Power of Evidence: Briscoe Center holdings

History comes to life at the Briscoe Center’s holdings in Austin, Bonham, Uvalde and Winedale By Charles LohrmannIn a meeting…

Hiding in Plain Sight: Houston's Menil Collection

The best treasures are often hidden, and sometimes the best place to hide them is in plain sight. Thirty years…

Speaking of Texas: Jimmie Rodgers

Rodgers rocketed to stardom as the Roaring Twenties morphed into the Great DepressionBy Rob McCorkleImagine the commotion that would erupt…
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