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Texas History: Web Sites

This guide provides options to start the research process of finding materials on Texas history

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More sites for reference

Handbook of Texas
A digital state encyclopedia of Texas developed by Texas State Historical Association

Library of Congress - Texas Collections
Digital collection maintained by Library of Congress

Texas History
Interesting facts about Texas from

Texas History Timeline
Master Timeline of Texas history

Videos of Texas history
Videos of Texas history by

The Portal of Texas History
A gateway to rare, historical and primary source materials from or about Texas, provided by University of North Texas.

Web sites - about Texas

The Portal To Texas History
 The Portal to Texas History is "a gateway to rare, historical, and primary source materials from or about Texas."

Texas Almanac
The Texas Almanac is a biennially published reference work providing information for the general public on the history of the state and its people, government and politics, economics, natural resources, holidays, culture, education, recreation, the arts, and other topics.

Texas State Facts and History
An information page about Texas history by InfoPlease

Texas Historical Commission
Information on historic and prehistoric resources of Texas for use and education of people from all generations

Texas History
A site with historical documents and facts about Texas provided by Washington on the Brazos.

Texas our Texas
Provides the rich history of the state beginning the prehistoric days.
Web page that features history from across the Lone Star State, complete with text, pictures, and video clips.

"Texas our Texas" - The Lone Star State Song   
A page with information and lyrics of the Lone Star State Song.