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The Texas Old Missions and Forts Restoration Association
"That their relics shall not be lost or their memories vanish in the mists of time"


Preservation Texas (www.preservationTexas.org)

Preservation Texas is the “ advocate for preserving the historic resources of Texas .” Its activities include an Annual Honor Awards Program, Texas’ Most Endangered Places Program, Preservation Day and Preservation Summit, and Outreach and Membership.

Southern Methodist University Central Libraries Digital Collections

SMU is digitalizing its extensive photography collections. The Texas: Photographs, Manuscripts, and Imprints digital collection contains hundreds of images. Within the umbrella collection, the Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs include 40 images relating to forts and 15 images relating to the Alamo .

Texas Archaeological Society (www.TXarch.org)

The Texas Archaeological Society fosters studying preservation and awareness of Texas archeology through exploration and research, interpretation and training.

Texas Beyond History (www.TexasBeyondHistory.net)

Texas Beyond History (TBH), sponsored by the Texas Archaeological Research Laboratory at the University of Texas at Austin and its partners, interprets and shares the results of archaeological and historical research on the cultural heritage of Texas. See particularly the wealth of information on forts.

West Texas Trails Association ( WestTexasTrails.com)