SAN JACINTO HISTORICAL ADVISORY BOARD
SAN JACINTO HISTORICAL ADVISORY BOARD. The San Jacinto Historical Advisory Board, established in 1965, was composed of the chairman of the Battleship Texasqv Commission and the president of the San Jacinto Museum of History Association as ex officio members, plus three members appointed by the governor for overlapping six-year terms. The function of the board was to advise the Parks and Wildlife Commission (see TEXAS PARKS AND WILDLIFE DEPARTMENT) on the proper historical development of the site and to accept all gifts and grants made for the battleground. In the 1990s the board was still active.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article."SAN JACINTO HISTORICAL ADVISORY BOARD," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/mds02), accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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