Today The People of Texas are Historical Markers – Houston and Surrounding Cities, Texas

Many heroes from around our great state have come to help the people that are still in desperate need of being rescued in Houston and surrounding cities. I am presently north of Conroe where people were being evacuated just yesterday. I am safe. My family and friends are safe. Many people are in shelters and…

Old San Antonio National Bank Building – San Antonio, Texas

This historical marker is located at 239 East Commerce St. in Downtown San Antonio. It is now a law office. The building was constructed to house the San Antonio National Bank that George W. Brackenridge and others organized in 1866. It was designed by Cyrus L.W. Eidlitz, a New York architect. Historical Marker Reads: Old…

Site of Old St. Mary’s – San Antonio, Texas

Its odd that my home is in San Antonio but I have few markers collected here. I just happened to be attending a Conference here at the beginning of August so I took some time to learn more about my city. As I was visiting downtown San Antonio, I took a short walk and came…

Scenic Loop Playground – Grey Forest, Texas

This Historical Marker is located in front of the Grey Forest Fire Department at 18515 Scenic Loop Road. Grey Forest is a quiet city far enough away from the San Antonio¬† and less than 20 minutes from the modern world shopping and restaurants. When I read this marker I was looking for something more. I…

B-Daddy’s Barbeque – Helotes, Texas

Before collecting my last Historical Marker in Helotes, I decided to try out a local restaurant. I came across B-Daddy's Barbeque located at 14436 Old Bandera Rd and I am glad I did. I had never heard of B-Daddy's Barbeque before but something about the place just caught my eye. It had a nice country…