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6 Legendary Hollywood Hangouts

Where the stars are in real life and the afterlife.
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The Illuminating History of Walter Burton, America’s First Black Sheriff

Walter Moses Burton was born into slavery, but eventually served four terms in the Texas state senate during the progressive but brief Reconstruction period. Visiting his gravesite in Richmond, Texas, offers an important glimpse into Texas’—and the South’s—political history.
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6 Ways to Take in the History of Mesquite, Texas

The official rodeo capital of Texas is rich with history.