The Way Things Were: Texas Settlers and Their Buildings, 1860s–1930s

This Humanities Texas traveling exhibition looks at early Texas buildings for information about settlers' visions of community and progress and their accommodation to the physical demands and economic realities of everyday life. For more information, contact the Rockwall County Historical Foundation Museum.

September 13–October 22, 2021
Rockwall County Historical Foundation Museum
901 East Washington St.
Rockwall, TX 75087


Map of event location
Fourteen-year-old Doris Mears planting corn, by unknown photographer, April 1942.