Thanks to Carlos …
March 27, 1836 Mexican soldados murdered Texicans who had defended the garrison at La Bahia. A few managed to escapeRead more.
Remember the Alamo!
It’s been 176 years since the Mexicans scaled the walls of the Alamo in San Antonio, bringing death to aboutRead more.
Quail Eggs in a Cemetery
Place: Rhea Cemetery | Dewey County | Oklahoma A tiny nest of quail eggs in the grass. These chicks willRead more.
Recently, I was working on my family history sites GoogleMap where I mark home sites, cemeteries, migration trails and otherRead more.
This lonely building, once a busy bank, is one of a very few left in Lehigh, Oklahoma. It is nowRead more.
A recent search for ancestors took me (in books) to the site of the Cherokee village of Keeowe in SouthRead more.
Memorial Day … belatedly
Where would I start? Perhaps with the small beaded buckskin bag that belonged to Cynthia Jane Fletcher Hoggard,Read more.
Maggie the WonderDog
Maggie 15 January 1993 – 24 March 2010 Our friendRead more.
Hastings Shade: Cherokee National Treasure
Tomorrow they will bury my old friend — or maybe his ashes will be scattered somewhere in Cherokee Nation. PerhapsRead more.