On this Christmas Day in 1838, Caleb Smith Ives, an Episcopal priest, celebrated the Holy Eucharist in Matagorda, Texas. This is believed to be the first time it had been celebrated in Texas...(Read More)
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How do I get a historical marker placed on a particular property?
The state historical marker program is administered by the Texas Historical Commission. You can contact them at P.O. Box 12276, Austin, Texas 78711-2276, telephone (512) 463-6100.