Beyond the 1842 Archives War: Battles for Control of Public Records in Texas

When 9:00 AM Saturday, March 2, 2024

Session Chair Jelain Chubb, Texas State Library and Archives Commission

Presentations by “County Archive Wars in Texas,” Mark Lambert, Texas General Land Office; “How Many City Councils Does it Take to Run a City? The Charter War of Galveston,” Mike Miller, Rosenberg Library Association; “Land Crisis on the Frontier: The Hedgecoxe Affair and its Lasting Impact on North Texas," John H. Slate, Dallas Municipal Archives