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Galveston, Texas : Seafood Industry, Railroad Museum and More!

Posted: May 23, 2018 at 3:19 pm   /   Galveston, Houston Metro Area

Galveston, Texas has salt water breezes and sun drenched beaches. It lures visitors from near and far.  Seagulls fill the air with feathered flight.  The ever present seabirds also sit on the beaches watching the continual Gulf of Mexico waters coursing in to the shoreline.  Their unique cries punctuate the lapping of the waves plus […]

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Galveston, Oh Galveston!

Posted: May 15, 2018 at 12:05 am   /   Galveston, Houston Metro Area

Well Known Song People from across the globe are often familiar with the City of Galveston because of the song written by Jimmy Webb and sung by Glen Campbell. Those of us who live close to this city located next to the sun drenched beaches of the Gulf of Mexico can identify with many of […]

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St. Patrick Catholic Church in Galveston & Saint Patrick

Posted: March 26, 2016 at 2:24 pm   /   Chapels and Churches, Galveston, Houston Metro Area, Linocuts

St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Galveston is certainly an attraction if only to see the beautiful architecture. It is another one of noted architect Nicolas J. Clayton’s designs of which he had more than a passing interest. He was a parishioner of this parish.

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Eaton Memorial Chapel Galveston & Storm of the Century

Posted: March 26, 2016 at 12:43 pm   /   Chapels and Churches, Galveston, Houston Metro Area, Linocuts

The focus of this article is Eaton Memorial Chapel + shows my original linocut print. It will also concern itself with hurricanes on Galveston Island including the “storm of the century” in 1900. This church is a historic beauty!

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