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redOrbit
Newly restored 300 year old French ship goes on displayregion. The keel and other huge structural pieces of the vessel that look like
Newly restored 300 year old French ship goes on display
redOrbit / Posted 2 days ago
region. The keel and other huge structural pieces of the vessel that look like old railroad ties were uncovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Scientists built a dam around the location, pumped the water out, and retrieved... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Eubank Florist awarded ‘Texas Treasure’revenues.State Rep. John Wray, R-Waxahachie, Monday recognized Eubank Florist w
Eubank Florist awarded ‘Texas Treasure’
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 3 days ago
revenues.State Rep. John Wray, R-Waxahachie, Monday recognized Eubank Florist with a Texas Treasure Business Award from the Texas Historical Commission (THC).The Texas Treasure Business Award program pays tribute to businesses that have provided... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Historic marker dedication for Masonic Lodge 1027 plannedcentury of Burkburnett Masonic Lodge 1027 service to North Texas and those in n
Historic marker dedication for Masonic Lodge 1027 planned
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 4 days ago
century of Burkburnett Masonic Lodge 1027 service to North Texas and those in need will be honored with the dedication of a Texas Historical Commission marker at 10 a.m. June 28, 119 West Williams in Burkburnett. "We've been working on the marker... Read more
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Everett Herald
Experts restore 300-year-old French vessel found in Texasexpansion.The keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble
Experts restore 300-year-old French vessel found in Texas
Everett Herald / Posted 6 days ago
expansion.The keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were found in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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The Columbian
Restoration done on French ship that sank off Texas 330 years agowhat would become Texas and the American Southwest. The keel and other large s
Restoration done on French ship that sank off Texas 330 years ago
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
what would become Texas and the American Southwest. The keel and other large structural pieces were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Restoration done on French colonists’ vessel that sank more than 300 years agokeel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad t
Restoration done on French colonists’ vessel that sank more than 300 years ago
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry, then retrieved the nearly... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Archeologists Restore Vessel That Sank More Than 300 Years Agokeel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad t
Archeologists Restore Vessel That Sank More Than 300 Years Ago
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years agokeel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad t
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years ago
The Marietta Times / Posted 6 days ago
keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years agovia AP) The keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble o
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years ago
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
via AP) The keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years agokeel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad t
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years ago
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Restoration Complete on 300-Old Sunken Shipkeel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad t
Restoration Complete on 300-Old Sunken Ship
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years agokeel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad t
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years ago
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years agokeel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad t
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years ago
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years agokeel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad t
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years ago
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years agokeel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad t
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years ago
KWWL Iowa / Posted 6 days ago
keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years agokeel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad t
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years ago
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years agokeel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad t
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years ago
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 6 days ago
keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years agokeel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad t
Restoration done on vessel that sank more than 300 years ago
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 6 days ago
keel and other large structural pieces of the ship that resemble old railroad ties were discovered in 1995 by Texas Historical Commission archaeologists. Researchers built a dam around the site, pumped it dry and then retrieved the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Texas Aviation Hall of Fame Accepting Nominations for 2017 Inducteesindustry experts from across the country. Members include a former Johnson Spac
Texas Aviation Hall of Fame Accepting Nominations for 2017 Inductees
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
industry experts from across the country. Members include a former Johnson Space Center Director, a member of the Texas Historical Commission, authors of aviation-related books and editors of aviation magazines, a former aviation museum... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Astrodome concept would turn the landmark into an outdoor, usable spacethe Astrodome's future that will ensure its use for the public for many years i
New Astrodome concept would turn the landmark into an outdoor, usable space
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
the Astrodome's future that will ensure its use for the public for many years in the future, with no increase in taxes." The structure is protected by the Texas Historical Commission and any significant structural changes must be approved by... Read more
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Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post
Commissioners OK work at Cherry Spring School groundson the pavilion, but there is one on the school building. Commissioners approv
Commissioners OK work at Cherry Spring School grounds
Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post / Posted 9 days ago
on the pavilion, but there is one on the school building. Commissioners approved the project, but want to make sure the Texas Historical Commission (THC) and the Federal Agency Historic Preservation are aware of any changes at the county’s... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Doctor’s part in Wichita Falls history to be honoredwill be honored June 18 with a Texas Historical Marker. The dedication ceremony
Doctor’s part in Wichita Falls history to be honored
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 16 days ago
will be honored June 18 with a Texas Historical Marker. The dedication ceremony will be at 10 a.m. at 500 Flood St. The Texas Historical Commission awards the marker to recognize the significant professional and cultural contribution Fuller made... Read more
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Access Hollywood
Janis Joplin's Childhood Home In Texas For Sale For $500,000rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Art
Janis Joplin's Childhood Home In Texas For Sale For $500,000
Access Hollywood / Posted 17 days ago
rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Arthur home of Joplin, who died in 1970, has a Texas Historical Commission marker outside confirming she lived at the residence. Joplin was a preschooler when the family... Read more
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Billboard
Janis Joplin's Childhood Texas Home on the Market for $500,000rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Art
Janis Joplin's Childhood Texas Home on the Market for $500,000
Billboard / Posted 17 days ago
rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Arthur home of Joplin, who died in 1970, has a Texas Historical Commission marker outside confirming she lived at the residence. Joplin was a preschooler when the family... Read more
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CTV News
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale for $500,000rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Art
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale for $500,000
CTV News / Posted 17 days ago
rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Arthur home of Joplin, who died in 1970, has a Texas Historical Commission marker outside confirming she lived at the residence. Joplin was a preschooler when the family... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Discrimination Deters Some African Americans From Visiting Cedar Hill State Park, Study Says[NPR] Janis Joplin’s childhood home in Port Arthur is for sale starting at $50
Discrimination Deters Some African Americans From Visiting Cedar Hill State Park, Study Says
KERA North Texas / Posted 17 days ago
[NPR] Janis Joplin’s childhood home in Port Arthur is for sale starting at $500,000. The 1,500-square-foot home has a Texas Historical Commission marker outside confirming she lived at the residence, moving in when she was a preschooler. The... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale for $500,000her life in Port Arthur, Texas. The home is for sale for $500,000. The Port Art
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale for $500,000
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
her life in Port Arthur, Texas. The home is for sale for $500,000. The Port Arthur home of Joplin, who died in 1970, has a Texas Historical Commission marker outside confirming she lived at the residence. Joplin was a preschooler when the family... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Janis Joplin's Childhood Home In Texas For Sale At $500Krock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Art
Janis Joplin's Childhood Home In Texas For Sale At $500K
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 17 days ago
rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Arthur home of Joplin, who died in 1970, has a Texas Historical Commission marker outside confirming she lived at the residence. Joplin was a preschooler when the family... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale at $500Krock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Art
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale at $500K
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 17 days ago
rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Arthur home of Joplin, who died in 1970, has a Texas Historical Commission marker outside confirming she lived at the residence. Joplin was a preschooler when the family... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale at $500Krock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Art
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale at $500K
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 17 days ago
rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Arthur home of Joplin, who died in 1970, has a Texas Historical Commission marker outside confirming she lived at the residence. Joplin was a preschooler when the family... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale at $500Krock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Art
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale at $500K
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 17 days ago
rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Arthur home of Joplin, who died in 1970, has a Texas Historical Commission marker outside confirming she lived at the residence. Joplin was a preschooler when the family... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale at $500Krock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Art
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale at $500K
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 17 days ago
rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Arthur home of Joplin, who died in 1970, has a Texas Historical Commission marker outside confirming she lived at the residence. Joplin was a preschooler when the family... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale at $500Krock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Art
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale at $500K
KXXV Waco / Posted 17 days ago
rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Arthur home of Joplin, who died in 1970, has a Texas Historical Commission marker outside confirming she lived at the residence. Joplin was a preschooler when the family... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale at $500Krock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Art
Janis Joplin's childhood home in Texas for sale at $500K
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 17 days ago
rock star Janis Joplin lived as a child is for sale for $500,000. The Port Arthur home of Joplin, who died in 1970, has a Texas Historical Commission marker outside confirming she lived at the residence. Joplin was a preschooler when the family... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Ellis County Museum featuring Quanah Parker exhibit1957 Quanah and Cynthia’s bodies were re-interred to Fort Sill, Oklahoma, to be
Ellis County Museum featuring Quanah Parker exhibit
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 18 days ago
1957 Quanah and Cynthia’s bodies were re-interred to Fort Sill, Oklahoma, to be buried together.This remarkable traveling exhibit is sponsored by the Texas Historical Commission and will be on display at the Ellis County Museum through... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Ralph Galvan Jr. dies, leaves legacy with Galvan BallroomStreet ballroom celebrated the landmark venue's designation being honored with
Ralph Galvan Jr. dies, leaves legacy with Galvan Ballroom
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 29 days ago
Street ballroom celebrated the landmark venue's designation being honored with the Texas Treasure Business Award by the Texas Historical Commission. The ballroom was opened in 1950 by Rafael Galvan Sr. and is housed above Galvan Music Co. It... Read more
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ESPN
Grave matters: Four stories of final resting placesthe game if you don't win," she would say. "Do you?" Near Didrikson's burial s
Grave matters: Four stories of final resting places
ESPN / Posted 30 days ago
the game if you don't win," she would say. "Do you?" Near Didrikson's burial site is another marker, erected by the Texas Historical Commission nearly a half-century ago. This too is engraved with lies. The sign states Didrikson was born in... Read more

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