The Allen brothers’ mission to create a city where none had been before was fueled by the same philosophy that led to Houston’s long-term success: dream big, and do everything possible to realize your dreams. The realization of Houston and the Houston Ship Channel is a tale of promotion, ingenuity, and decades of dedicated effort […]
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It was a “Happy Birthday Houston!”
By Houston History Magazine on November 8, 2012 in Houstonians, Politics, Preservation
by Sara Gish Click here to read a pdf of the full article.
Coming to Houston: 170 Years of Migration
By Houston History Magazine on October 31, 2010 in Houstonians, Race & Ethnicity
To read the full text of this article that appeared in the Spring 2005 issue of Houston History, download the pdf version.