The Museum of South Texas History In Edinburg Celebrates El Dia de Los Muertos

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); El Dia de Los Muertos is fast approaching and The Museum of South Texas History in Edinburg will be celebrating it. I will be attending and taking my little son along. I hope that he likes it. Bellow you will find a flyer that they are passing out. It contains more information about El Dia…

Decree That Gives The Category of City to the Old Town Villa de Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico

The following is the transcription and translation of the 1871 decree that elevates Mier from villa to city. The original document is housed in the Archives of Ciudad Mier, Tamaulipas Mexico. This is just a piece of local history that some of our ancestors were part of. Transcription: Decreto Que Otorga La Cateegoria de Ciudad a la Antigua Villa de…