The Nita Stewart Haley Memorial Library, Midland, Texas
J. Evetts Haley Research Center, Midland Texas
1805 W. Indiana Avenue
Midland, Texas 79701
432.682.5785

The Alamo Mission Bell

The Alamo No place touches the heart or fires the imagination of all Texans like the Alamo. No single word puts to marching such a troop of memories or sets to surging such a range of deep emotions. For no other incident in history surpasses, the Alamo as an example of devotion to personal honor,…

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Horsehead Crossing

Editor’s note-The following article about Horsehead Crossing is authored by Patrick Dearen.  Dearen has gained recognition for his knowledge of old-time cowboy life. In the late 1980s and early 1990s, he preserved the firsthand accounts of 76 men who cowboyed before 1932. These interviews (now preserved in the Archives of the Haley Library) along with…

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