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The Agitator

Jul 22, 2015 By Katy Vine

He wasn’t diplomatic and he wasn’t subtle, but Curtis Graves forged a political path for black Texans—and altered history forever.

51–75

Jan 20, 2013 By Texas Monthly

From Donald Chambers founding the Bandidos in Houston to Gordon Granger reading General Orders No. 3 in Galveston

51–75

Jan 20, 2013 By Texas Monthly

From Donald Chambers founding the Bandidos in Houston to Gordon Granger reading General Orders No. 3 in Galveston

Death and Texas

Apr 1, 1996 By Josh Daniel

Here’s a World Wide Web page to die for. The Texas State Cemetery in Austin goes online (www.cemetery.statetx.us) late this month, thanks to the General Services Commission. You can scan a list of the more than two thousand luminaries buried there, from father of Texas Stephen F. Austin…

Major Barbara

Mar 1, 1996 By Paul Burka

Barbara Jordan saw herself not as a black politician but as a politician who happened to be black—and that was one of the things that made her great.