October 19, 2017

Board of Management Officer Application Submission Deadline

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 nominatingchair@drtinfo.org. Click here for the … [Read more...]

The 126th Annual Convention of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas

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 “About DRT > DRT Convention”. It can also be found on the page “Forms & … [Read more...]

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...]