Sighting Vanes
Used to determine straight lines of sight.

Page Content

Save Texas History!™ promotes the study of Texas history so all Texans can discover our rich heritage and appreciate our colorful past.

texas travels essay contest

Texas Travels Essay Contest - Please visit soon for more information about the next contest!

The Texas Travels Essay Contest is an essay contest for Texas schoolchildren.

Contestants are asked to write an essay about the historical significance of a Texas city or town. The contest encourages creativity, develops research and writing skills and enhances the student’s knowledge of Texas history.

Winners receive great prizes provided by Commissioner Patterson and dedicated corporate sponsors!

For more information on Save Texas History, or how you can help, call D’Anne Stites at 512.463.6740 or

horizontal line


Southwest Airlines      San Antoino Convention Center