January 16, 2018

Archives for 2016

2017 3rd Annual Republic of Texas Museum Symposium

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 the Texas Revolution August 18, 1813 Gutierrez - … [Read more...]

DRT Library

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 was moved from the Alamo Complex, will be housed at the former … [Read more...]

Calling all Candidates

Beginning November 1st and lasting until March 1, 2017, nominations will be accepted for Board of Management positions. The "Chapter Endorsement for State Officer" form and "Candidate Guidelines" are located under Forms and Publications > Forms >  Forms by Alpha . For further information contact Catherine Wilson at nominatingchair@drtinfo.org. … [Read more...]

Death of Past President General Madge Houston Roberts

Past President General Madge Houston Roberts passed away in San Antonio on Monday October 24th. Madge was the great great granddaughter of Sam Houston and a lifelong supporter of DRT and its role in the preservation of Texas history. Services are pending. … [Read more...]