Exhibition-Vaquero: Genesis of theTexas Cowboy

January 27–March 5, 2016
The Heritage Society Museum Gallery
Free admission

This exhibition created by the Wittliff Collections at the Alkek Library, Texas State University-San Marcos, and presented in partnership with Humanities Texas features striking photographs by Bill Wittliff with bilingual narrative text that capture the drama of vaqueros still working cattle in traditional ways.

Current Exhibit

Lecture-From The Vaquero to the Western Cowboy

Thursday, February 18, 2016
12:00–1:00 p.m.
The Heritage Society Tea Room

Authors Betty Bailey Colley and Jane Clements Monday bring the stories of the stories of 20th century Mexican vaqueros to the February Finger Lecture Series.
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Family Event-Celebrating Cowboy Culture

Sunday, February 21, 2016
1:00–4:00 p.m.
The Heritage Society Museum Gallery

Longhorns, chuck wagons, music and crafts will bring cowboy culture alive for you and your family at the February Heritage Family Day.
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