On this day in 1891, the U.S. secretary of the treasury officially opened the new port of Velasco near the site of Old Velasco, on the Brazos River a few miles upstream from the Gulf of Mexico. The...(Read More)
SAN FRANCISCO, TX
SAN FRANCISCO, TEXAS. San Francisco, established about 1910 in Willacy County, was a settlement on the King Ranch.
Ruth Musgrave Coole
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.