February 3, 2017 By admin
The deadline is approaching for Board of Management (BOM) Officer Nominations. The deadline is March 1, 2017 at 11:59 PM. The Endorsement for State Officer Form and Candidate Guidelines are available at http://www.drtinfo.org/members (under “Forms”). For more information please contact Catherine (Kitty) Wilson, Chair, DRT Nomination Committee at email@example.com.
January 5, 2017 By admin
The 126th annual convention of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas will be held in Dallas this year from May 24 to May 27, 2017 at The Westin Park Central Hotel, 12720 Merit Dr. The phone number is 972-385-3000 and reservations can be made now. The registration form is available under the website page […]
December 18, 2016 By admin
The 3rd annual Republic of Texas Museum Symposium will be on February 23, 2017. The following topics will be discussed at the symposium: “From a Watery Grave” reviewed by Dr. James E. Bruseth The Discovery and Excavation of La Salle’s Shipwreck, La Belle “The Battle of Medina” presented by Al McGraw The Bloodiest Battle of […]
November 29, 2016 By admin
A “Memorandum of Understanding” was signed by Dr. Betty Edwards, President General and Dr. Cynthia Teniente-Matson, President of Texas A & M University, San Antonio on November 22, 2016. This document makes official the 5 year loan of the DRT Library contents to TAMU@ San Antonio. The collection, which has been in storage since it […]
REPUBLIC OF TEXAS HISTORY CENTER
The Daughters of the Republic of Texas (DRT) have owned the property adjacent to the French Legation Museum since May, 2013. By building the Republic of Texas Museum and business offices on this property, DRT will create the Republic of Texas History Center, a visit to three museums – The French Legation Museum, The Republic of Texas Museum, and the Children’s Interactive Museum. The Center will provide a larger, more appropriate setting for exhibits, educational programs, conferences, and other festivities. In this way, DRT will better serve the State of Texas and visitors seeking to learn about and appreciate the fascinating history of the State of Texas. Click on the following items to access information about plans for the History Center and ways to help the Daughters realize their goal of a 21st Century Museum featuring the Republic of Texas era.
- Sustainability Plan for the Republic of Texas History Center.
- Latest Design Plans for the Republic of Texas History Center
- Naming Opportunities for the Republic of Texas History Center
- Pledge Form
- Paver Order Form (Deadline for Paver Purchases is May 1, 2017)
- DRT Approved Ancestor Paver Contest & Guidelines (Contest ends May 1, 2017)
- Listing of Purchased DRT Approved Ancestor Pavers (updated February, 2017)
- Flag Contest and Guidelines (Contest ends May 1, 2017)
- Click to see RTHC Committee Reports.
- Click to Order a beautiful star pin/pendant to show your Texas spirit and support our vision for the future Republic of Texas History Center.
NATIVE TEXAN LICENSE PLATE
Show everyone where you're from with the Native Texan specialty license plate. Your purchase of this attractive license plate benefits the DRT's historic preservation and Texas history education programs.Get more information »