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Annexation: Celebrating Texas Statehood

October 1, 2014November 21, 2014

The annexation of Texas as the twenty-eighth member of the United States of America had a profound impact on world events and the course of democracy in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. This Humanities Texas traveling exhibition narrates the story of Texas as a Mexican colony and Republic, its campaign to join the United States, the vote for annexation, and the consequences of that vote.

Funded project of Humanities Texas.   Humanities Texas is a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Contact: The Morton Museum Phone: (940) 668-8900
Morton Museum
210 South Dixon
Gainesville, TX 76240
United States
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