The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association, Volume 3, July 1899 - April, 1900 Page: 72
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Texas Historical Association Quarterly.
REPORT OF THE THIRD ANNUAL MEETING, JUNE 15, 1899.
The third annual meeting of the Association was held in room 9 of the
main building of the University of Texas, Austin, June 15, 1899, at 10 a.
m. The president's annual address,-a critical examination of the French
claim to Texas,-was delivered by Hon. Dudley G. Wooten, President of the
Association. Mr. H. G. Askew followed with a paper on "Austin as a
Place of Historical Interest." "The Closing Hours of the Confederacy"
by Hon. John H. Reagan and "The Batttle of San Jacinto" by Mrs. Mary
Autry Greer were read by title.
Officers for the ensuing year were then elected. The following is the
complete list, including those whose terms did not expire in June:
Hon. John H. Reagan, President.
Hon. Guy M. Bryan.
Mrs. Julia Lee Sinks.
Ex-Gov. F. R. Lubbock.
Hon. T. S. Miller.
Prof. George P. Garrison, Recording Secretary and Librarian,
[In addition to the officers named above.]
Judge C. W. Raines, 1902.
Prof. R. L. Batts, 1901.
Judge Z. T. Fulmore, 1900.
Prof. W. J. Battle, 1904.
Hon. Beauregard Bryan, 1903.
Mrs. Dora Fowler Arthur, 1902.
Mrs. Bride Neill Taylor, 1901.
Dr. Rufus C. Burleson, 1900.
expiration of term.]
Lester G. Bugbee, Corresponding Secretary and Treasurer.
Hon. John H. Reagan.
Prof. George P. Garrison. Mrs. Bride Neill Taylor.
Judge Z. T. Fulmore. Judge C. W. Raines.
Many new members were elected; the following were added to the list of
Judge Bethel Coopwood, Laredo.
Prof. John C. Townes, Austin.
MIiss Lilia M. 'Casis, Austin.
'Rev. Edmond J. P. Schmitt, San
Mr. W. F. McCaleb, Carrizo Springs.
The Association is to be congratulated upon its flourishing condition at
the end of its third year. There are now 486 members, not including those
elected at the June meeting; the Association has been heartily endorsed
by the Texas Veterans' Association, and by the Daughters of the Republic;
THE QUARTERLY has been well received by the historical publications of the
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Texas State Historical Association. The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association, Volume 3, July 1899 - April, 1900, periodical, 1900; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth101015/m1/80/: accessed July 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Historical Association.