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Friday, December 9th, 2011

Texas State establishes Center for Texas Public History

The center, to be staffed by faculty and students in the department’s graduate program in public history, will make its expertise in museum work, oral history, and cultural resource management available to government agencies, museums, historical commissions, community organizations and others that need help in researching and interpreting historical information for the public.

Thursday, November 12th, 2009

King sheds new light on Earhart mystery

Thomas F. King, author and archeologist for the International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery, has some interesting information regarding the disappearance of Amelia Earhart. King spoke Wednesday at Texas State, where he will speak at a seminar...

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

Graduate class to archive oral histories of Aquarena Springs

Graduate students studying public history at Texas State University are embarking on a long-term project to catalogue, record and preserve oral histories and artifacts from people associated with the former Aquarena Springs Resort.

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