Lonn Taylor

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Lonn Taylor is a historian and former museum curator living in Fort Davis.

Articles by Lonn Taylor

Oil on Canvas

May 13, 2015 By Lonn Taylor

How the Spindletop gusher turned one prospector into an arts patron with an unusual flair for self-recrimination. 

Saddle Up

Dec 11, 2014 By Lonn Taylor

Four generations of an illustrious border family have passed down a magnificent nineteenth-century example of Tejano saddlery.

Spanish Gauntlet

May 9, 2014 By Lonn Taylor

Faced with the realities of a rugged land, a band of sixteenth-century explorers left behind their dreams of conquest, as well as this chain mail glove.