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“Come and Take It!” [Texas Exhibit]
May 6, 2011 · 2 Comments

If you are planning to see Texas! The Exhibition at the Houston Museum of Natural Science you are in for a real treat. One of my favorite pieces of Texas memorabilia is stationed right in the middle of this all inclusive Texas! exhibit. The Come And Take It Cannon, on display in Texas! The Exhibition. […]

Building a Texas-Sized Exhibition
April 13, 2011 · 1 Comment

“…a wise and prudent administration in the commencement of her national existence will be universally expected; improving upon the difficult and delicate task of settling in complete and successful operation a political body based upon principles so hazardously asserted and so gloriously maintained.” Sam Houston’s signature The above quote could easily be attributed to any […]

Kid’s Reading List! Texas Tales
March 23, 2011 · 1 Comment

To complement our new Texas! exhibition, we have created a book list for you and your kids to read. In today’s blog we talk about two books by Tomie dePaola. Few American artists are more beloved than Tomie dePaola.   Tomie and his work have been recognized with the Caldecott Honor Award (awarded annually to the […]

Flickr Photo of the Month: Sam Houston! [March 2011]
March 22, 2011 · 2 Comments

Sam Houston by Yankee In Texas on Flickr. Posted here with permission. There are some amazing photographers that wander the halls of HMNS, and when we’re lucky, they share what they capture in our HMNS Flickr pool. Each month, we share one of these photos here on the blog. This month, a dramatic image of […]



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