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Farm workers march along a South Texas roadway

The Forgotten Civil Rights Leaders of Starr County

In 1966, farm workers from South Texas protested falling wages and deplorable working conditions by staging a strike and subsequent 400-mile march from Starr County to Austin. Learn about their story and the making of a short video that shares their perspectives.

The old Caddo Mounds grass house

Grass House to Return to Caddo Mounds

Efforts are underway to bring back a traditional grass house to our Caddo Mounds State Historic Site near Alto.

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  • A THC historical marker.

    The THC is currently accepting applications for subject markers, designated Historic Texas Cemeteries (HTC), and Recorded Texas Historic Landmarks (RTHL). Applications are due via email by November 15.

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