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The average number of oil derricks per acre during the height of oil production at the Varner-Hogg Plantation

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Jeff Davis County Courthouse's restored clock tower.

Courthouse of the Month: Jeff Davis County

This month, we’re highlighting Jeff Davis County Courthouse in Fort Davis. The unique 1910 Classical Revival courthouse with a Beaux-Arts clock tower was designed by Dallas architect L.L. Thurmon and restored in 2002-2003 through the THC's Texas Historic Courthouse Preservation Program.

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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