TEKS Expectation 7.19B

7.19B Identify Texas leaders in science and technology such as Walter Cunningham, Michael DeBakey, Denton Cooley, Benjy Brooks, Michael Dell, and Howard Hughes Sr.
Belongs to Statement 7.19: The student understands the impact of scientific discoveries and technological innovations on the political, economic, and social development of Texas.

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Our Handbook entries are written by volunteer historians and professionals, reviewed by TSHA staff, vetted by scholars, and approved by the TSHA Chief Historian.

Texas Leaders in Science & Technology

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

"Teaching Diversity: A K-12 Guide to Teaching About Jews, Judaism, and Israel in the Public School Classroom."
African Americans
African-American Churches
After Reconstruction: Problems of African Americans in the South
Anglo-American Colonization
Carmen Lomas Garza
Celebrate! Festivals Across Texas
Celtaire String Band - Living History through Music & the Military
Chicano art networks
Culture and the Arts in Texas
Danish Heritage Preservation Society's photography Collection
De-Mystifying Religion for Classroom Teachers: Teaching About Jews, Judaism, and Religious Diversity
Drawing Our Lives: Plains Indian Ledger Art Revisited
El Baile: A Story of Conjunto Music in the Rio Grande Valley
Eugene C. Barker, Historian
Folk Arts and Crafts
Folk Belief
Folk Building
Folk Games
Freedom Colonies And Beyond - Life After Slavery
German Music
German Pioneers in Texas; A Brief History of Their Hardships, Struggles and Achievements
Guide to Texas Emigrants
Handbook of Texas Music
Hector P. Garcia, A Texas Legend
History of the German Element in Texas from 1820-1850
Home altars
Horton Foote
John Mitchell's Oath of Office 1870
Joplin, Scott
Julius Lorenzo Cobb Bledsoe
La Frontera Fluida (The Fluid Border)
League of United Latin American Citizens
Mariachi Music
Media in Texas
Mexican Americans
Mexican-American Culture
Mexican-American Folk Arts
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 7
Mexican-American Women
Minor League and Black Baseball in Texas
Modern Economy of Texas
Mysteries and Legends of Texas: True Stories of the Unsolved and Unexplained (Myths and Mysteries Series)
Navarro County Courthouse Rededication
Piecing Together History: A Turn-of-the-Century African American Farmstead
Portraits Of Community: African American Photogrophy in Texas
Portraits of Texas Governors
Religion in Texas
Richard Allen's Oath of Office, April 26, 1870
Rosenwald Schools in Texas
Scouting Magazine Collection
Signs of Faith
Slave Narratives Audio Records
Spanish Missions of Texas Supplemental
Sunday Houses
Symbols of Texas
Teaching with Documents: Maps of Indian Territory, the Dawes Act, and Will Rogers Enrollment Case File
Tejana Singers
Tejano Conjunto Festival
Tejano Epic: Essays in Honor of Felix D. Almaraz, Jr.
Tejanos Through Time - TSHA ebook
Texas Cultures Online
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas Festivals, Pageants and Parades
Texas Folklife Festival Collection
Texas Makes Movies
Texas Music: Its Roots, Its Evolution
Texas Originals: Alan Lomax
Texas Originals: Belle Starr
Texas Originals: Billy Lee Brammer
Texas Originals: Charles Franklin "Frank" Reaugh
Texas Originals: Dominique and John De Menil
Texas Originals: Dorothy Scarborough
Texas Originals: Elisabet Ney
Texas Originals: Etta Moten Barnett
Texas Originals: Frederick Law Olmsted
Texas Originals: Harry Hunt Ransom
Texas Originals: Héctor P. García
Texas Originals: John Avery Lomax
Texas Originals: Julius Bledsoe
Texas Originals: Katherine Anne Porter
Texas Originals: King Wallis Vidor
Texas Originals: Stephen F. Austin
Texas Originals: William Sydney Porter (O. Henry)
Texas Originals: Zachary Scott
Texas Parks and Wildlife Television Series
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Companias Volantes, Part 4
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Emma Tenayuca, Part 5
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Jose de la luz Saenz, Part 3
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Mexican Independence, Part 6
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, The Tejano Monument, Part 2
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, The TSHA Handbook of Tejano History, Part 1
Texas Talks: The Changing Faces of Fort McKavett
Texas Women and the National Women’s Conference
The Forgotton Colony: San Patricio de Hibernia
The Miss Wool of America Collection
Travels with Joe: The Life Story of a Historian from Texas, 1917-1993
Willie Nelson and the Austin Music Scene
Willow Creek

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