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THE RED RIVER HISTORIAN'S ENGAGEMENTS

Good Roads Movement, NETX TSPE in Denison, January 2018
Cattle Trails, Plano Senior Center, March 2018
Hunt for the Red River, Grayson County Historical Society in Sherman, April 2018
The Great Red River Raft, Grand Ecore in Natchitoches, July 2018
Red River Rails, UNT Emeritus Lecture, July 2018
Just Ghostin' Around, Museum of Southern Oklahoma in Madill, October 2018

Come see my exhibit, "Voices from the Past, Voices for the Future: Higher Education in
Denton County" at the Denton County Courthouse Museum (until July 2018)

See the Red River Historian talk about Carpenter's Bluff to the Texas Country Reporter!

To book a tour or a presentation, please send e-mail to robin@redriverhistorian.com
THE RED RIVER HISTORIAN'S MOST POPULAR ARTICLES
US 80 Roadtrip       Bonnie & Clyde     Calabooses        Ghost Towns in the Red River Valley       Truss Bridges
PHOTO OF THE MONTH: GEAR UP FOR SUMMER AT CAPROCK CANYON, TEXAS  (CLICK ON PHOTO TO GO TO ARTICLE)
Welcome to Red River Historian, a website begun in the year 2000 that is devoted to the Red River region of
Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana -
where the South meets the West. You'll discover plenty of history,
trivia, and photographs as you peruse the history of this small slice of the United States.

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Archives include articles and editorials; Historians focus on reader contributions; and the Itinerary offers info on
places to see. Enjoy southwestern scenery in the
Galleries, and please take time to view the Products that keep
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Discuss the Civil War's Red River Campaign                       Check, don't wreck yourself on the Updated Fort Trail Page!
Journey on the Butterfield Overland Stage                             Cross at your own peril at Carpenter's Bluff
Questions or comments? E-mail me: robin@redriverhistorian.com