TEKS Expectation 7.6C

7.6C Identify significant individuals, events, and issues, including the effects of the growth of railroads and the contributions of James Hogg.
Belongs to Statement 7.6: The student understands how individuals, events, and issues shaped the history of Texas from Reconstruction through the beginning of the 20th century.

Teach this expectation using entries from our Handbook

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


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