The Treue Der Union Monument and the Massacre on the Nueces

In 1862 a group of German Unionists were gunned down at the Massacre on the Nueces. Today a monument to their murder and the Union sits in a Hill Country Town. Thanks to the following resources: The Texas State History Handbook Online: The New York Times Wikipedia: Texas Public Radio:

Giant Heads and Mount Rush Hour- David Adickes

Driving through Texas, you might get a peak at a few giant heads and a Mini Mount Rushmore built for Houston traffic. Resources:

Attempted Murder- The Treaty Oak Edition

In 1989 one of Austin’s landmarks was almost murdered by a resident. The why and how is mindboggling. Resources: