On this day in 1845, army officer and explorer James William Abert visited the village of Kiowa Chief Dohäsan in the Texas Panhandle. Abert commanded a party of some thirty-three men assigned to...(Read More)
BOWERS, TEXAS (Milam County). Bowers, four miles northwest of Buckholts in western Milam County, was a switch on the Gulf, Colorado and Santa Fe Railway. The 1941 county highway map showed a business and two houses at the site.
Lelia M. Batte, History of Milam County, Texas (San Antonio: Naylor, 1956).
Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl
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