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    The Portal to Texas History

    The Portal to Texas History is a gateway to rare, historical, and primary source materials from or about Texas. Created and maintained by the University of North Texas Libraries, the Portal leverages the power of hundreds of content partners across the state to provide a vibrant, growing...
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    1885: The Great Fire of Galveston

    The Galveston fire of 1885, started on Friday, November 13 near the business district. More Than Forty Blocks of Buildings Destroyed. 100 Acres in the Heart of the City Laid Bare. About 2,300 People Made Homeless at a Single Blow. Trees survived again This is amazing how these "urban fires"...