March 11, 2014

This Day in Texas History: It is Tuesday March 11, 2014. It is the 70th day of 2014. There are 295 days left in the year.¬†General Sam Houston arrived at Gonzales, Texas on March 11, 1836. He took command of the Texas Army. While there word reached him of the battle of the Alamo and… Continue reading March 11, 2014

Pioneer Plaza & Texas Longhorns

Pioneer Plaza: Located just north of the Dallas Convention Center is Pioneer Plaza. It is a large public park in the Convention Center District of downtown Dallas, Texas. The centerpiece of the Pioneer Plaza is large sculptures. It is a heavily visited tourist site. Located next to Pioneer Park Cemetery which features the Confederate War… Continue reading Pioneer Plaza & Texas Longhorns