Houston History Conference to feature Weller, Hutchison

HHA Digital Flyer.jpgThe next Houston History Conference, “On the Cusp of War: Houston in the 1860s” will be held at the University of Houston and feature San Jacinto College’s Eddie Weller, Ph.D., and history instructor Brady Hutchison. The conference is set for Saturday, Sept. 12 and we hope you are invited!

The cost of the conference is $50 per person before Sept. 11; $40 for seniors, for those presenting in the breakout sessions, and for representatives of exhibiting organizations; $25 for teachers not covered by scholarships from their respected school systems; and $20 for students (free to students who do not want lunch).

Highlights of the conference include:

  • Exhibits from more than 20 local history, preservation and neighborhood organizations
  • Plenary presentations with 25+ speakers from all over Texas, including two San Jacinto College faculty members
  • More than 14 afternoon breakout sessions that cover all time periods in our city’s rich history

For more information on the conference or to register, visit http://houstonhistoryassociation.org, email info@houstonhistoryassociation.org or call 713-828-3030.