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  • February 26th, 1946 -- Black activist seeks admission to segregated university
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-26
  • February 25th, 1942 -- Alamo City lures Trinity University from Waxahachie
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-25
  • February 24th, 1816 -- Future Texas leader born in Sweden
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-24
  • February 23rd, 1848 -- Legislature establishes Gillespie County
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-23
  • February 22nd, 1836 -- Mexican soldier changes sides, joins Texans
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-22
  • February 21st, 1943 -- WASPs arrive at Sweetwater Army Air Field
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-21
  • February 20th, 1874 -- Black legislator wins disputed election
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-20
  • February 19th, 1846 -- Texas Congress is history; Texas Legislature up and running
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-19
  • February 18th, 1874 -- Secessionist fire-eater dies
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-18
  • February 17th, 1913 -- Hydraulic dredge Comstock catches fire
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-17
  • February 16th, 1927 -- First archbishop of San Antonio consecrated
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-16
  • February 15th, 1914 -- Texas rancher murdered by Mexican troops
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-15
  • Where is Freiheit?
    Around the Sophienburg 2021-02-14
  • February 14th, 1729 -- Spanish nobleman calls for settlement of Texas
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-14
  • February 13th, 1943 -- First class of army aerial navigators arrives in San Marcos
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-13
  • February 12th, 1869 -- Sixty-one die as steamboat burns
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-12
  • February 11th, 1850 -- First railroad in Texas chartered
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-11
  • February 10th, 1899 -- "Madam Candelaria" dies at age 113
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-10
  • February 9th, 1939 -- Renowned jazz saxophonist dies
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-09
  • February 8th, 1887 -- Violence presages end of notorious red-light district
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-08
  • February 7th, 1855 -- Cowboy, author, and detective born on Texas coast
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-07
  • February 6th, 1860 -- Virginia Point enlivened by railroad bridge to Galveston Island
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-06
  • February 5th, 1955 -- Snakebite pioneer succumbs
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-05
  • February 4th, 1841 -- Republic of Texas authorizes ill-fated Peters colony
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-04
  • February 3rd, 1959 -- Teenage idol Buddy Holly dies in plane crash
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-03
  • February 2nd, 1830 -- Cotton comes to the Rio Grande valley
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-02
  • February 1st, 1971 -- Composer of state song dies
    Texas Day by Day 2021-02-01
  • Trading stamps in New Braunfels
    Around the Sophienburg 2021-01-31
  • January 31st, 1872 -- Grand jury indicts governor over disputed election results
    Texas Day by Day 2021-01-31
  • January 30th, 1938 -- Carl Venth, violinist and composer dies
    Texas Day by Day 2021-01-30