Texas State Preservation Board

The Texas State Preservation Board was established in 1983 to preserve, maintain, and restore the State Capitol and the General Land Office building. Notable author William Sydney Porter, known by his pen name O. Henry, worked in the department, and many artifacts related to him are still available.


Roderick Welsh




State Preservation Board
Caretakers of the Texas Capitol
201 E. 14th St., Suite 950, Austin, TX 78701



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Texas State Preservation Board, partner contributing to The Portal to Texas History. University of North Texas Libraries. https://texashistory.unt.edu/explore/partners/STPRB/ accessed December 11, 2023.

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