San Augustine, Texas, the Cradle of Texas Independence, has figured prominently in the history of the Lone Star State. There are 70 historical markers in San Augustine County, with 6 listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and 34 recorded Texas Historic Landmarks.
Many historical records are available to the public (some by appointment) as a result of the hard and rewarding work of history and preservation in San Augustine County.
In San Augustine County visitors get more than a snapshot of the early days of the Texas Republic.
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