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Briscoe-Garner Museum - Resources


The Briscoe-Garner Museum exhibit documents the life and career of "Cactus Jack" Garner, the first Texan to serve as speaker of the U. S. House of Representatives and as vice president of the United States. A future exhibit on the newly renovated second floor will be dedicated to Dolph Briscoe who served as Texas governor from 1973 to 1979 and led a distinguished career in public service, business, and ranching.

For more information regarding the exhibit, email Kaity Kelsey or Maria Lara or call (830) 278-5018.