Ralphael O'Hara Lanier becomes first president of Texas Southern University
On this day in 1948, Ralphael O'Hara Lanier, who had earlier served five years as dean of Houston Colored Junior College and more recently as United States Minister to Liberia, became the first...(Read More)
RATAMOSA, TEXAS. Ratamosa is a residential community located about ten miles west of Harlingen in far western Cameron County near the Hidalgo county line. The first population figures were available in 2000 when the census reported 218 residents. The community is served by the La Feria Independent School District.
Laurie E. Jasinski
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