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Fullerton Elementary on Harrisburg

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Rufus Cage Elementary School 1910-2008 1 Reply

Started by George E. Wolf Jr. in Historic Houston Topics. Last reply by Robert Amos May 23, 2011.

The Mystery of the Twin Sisters 3 Replies

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Houston Building Remains Tombstone in Olivewood Cemetery? 1 Reply

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The early years of Howard Hughes, Jr.

Started by Randy Foltin in Historic Houston Topics Aug 10, 2010.

The Houston Mass Murders 2 Replies

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Cistern in Olivewood Cemetery?

Started by George E. Wolf Jr. in Historic Houston Topics Apr 24, 2009.

Harris County Antebellum Artifact

Started by Randy Foltin in Historic Houston Topics Apr 7, 2009.

Alexander Calder Mobile in downtown Houston 6 Replies

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From the Mudflats of 1836 the Allen Family and Their Dreamtown!

As the story of Houston's early beginnings goes the Allen family just arriving from Nacogdoches, Texas had bought a bog, named it after General Sam Houston, and the rest was and still is a grand speculators' tale of history in the making, which included mosquitoes, snakes, mudflats, tangled…

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