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Welcome to all History Enthusiasts!
Especially Aransas County, Texas Enthusiasts!
The new 2014 ACHS Calendar can be purchased at the following locations:
Estelle Stair Gallery, Chamber of Commerce, Lori’s Book Nook, New Beginnins, Rockport Center for the Arts, the ACHS Lab. The Lab is located in the Old Rockport School on 619 North Live Oak. We’re in Room 15. The Lab is open wednesdays, 2-4 pm or give us a call at (361) 729-2133
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The Society publishes a wonderful Calendar every year. They are full of beautiful, interesting, and historical photographs with stories and information about each one. Calendars can be purchased from our store. Click on History Store.
Here, for your viewing pleasure, are pictures from past calendars.
The ACHS scans old photos from Aransas County 25 years old or older and archives them along with the stories behind them.At the same time they can be submitted to the annual calendar contest. Talk to us about archiving your old photos. Come by the LAB or email us from this site.
The Mission of the Aransas County Historical Society is to identify, protect, record, interpret and acquire historic and prehistoric sites, structures, places, documents and objects; and to share the above with the public and promote an appreciation of history within the county.