Uncovered Texas


Continental Oil Building


Postcard - Houston.

Great Texas Oil Fire - 1905


Postcard - Humble.

East Texas Oilfield


Postcard - Kilgore.

Depot & Oil Mill


Postcard - Memphis.

Oil Mill - 1920's


Postcard - Navasota.

Oil Well & Gusher


Postcard - Odessa.

Home of the Plymouth Oilers - Texas' Finest Semi-Pro Baseball Park


Postcard - Sinton.

Oil Wells & Sheppard Field Buildings - 1943


Postcard - Wichita Falls.

Oil City Brass Works 4


Neighborhood - Beaumont.

Oilwell Building


Neighborhood - Dallas.

Browse thousands of old postcards from around the Lone Star State. See how tourist and local folks shared their Texas story.

Explore the many missions, forts and presidios that explorers and soldiers constucted to settle the lands now called Texas.

Tour the history of Texas through the text of the thousands of historical markers found all across the Lone State State.

Discover the deserted, forgotten and abandoned towns of Texas. Some vanished over night while others slowly slipped away.