Archive for April, 2010

Austin Memorial Park Cemetery historical marker dedication

A dedication ceremony of the historical marker for Austin Memorial Park Cemetery will be held on Saturday, April 24, 2010, at 10:30 am.  Austin Memorial Park Cemetery is located at 2800 Hancock Drive, Austin, Texas.

The dedication ceremony will be attended by, among others, Mayor Lee Leffingwell, council Member Randi Shade, and members of the Travis County Historical Commission. The Texas Military Forces Museum will provide an honor guard to present and retire the United States flag and the Texas flag.

The event is being put on by the Travis County Historical Commission and will feature several special speakers.  We invite you to attend!

The Heman Marion Sweatt Travis County Courthouse

The following video, about the history of the Heman Marion Sweatt Travis County Courthouse, is part of the Travis County Historical Markers video series. It was produced in 2009 by Travis County Media Services in collaboration with the Travis County Archives.

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