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Historian Presents Susanna Dickinson Little Known Facts

Donaly E. Brice

Donaly E. Brice

Texas historian Donaly E. Brice, author of The Great Comanche Raid and Cullen Montgomery Baker, Reconstruction Desperado, and The Governor’s Hounds, and a resident of Lockhart, will share some little known facts about his town’s former resident Susanna Dickinson, the only white adult survivor of the Alamo, at the Annual Meeting of the Friends of the O. Henry and Dickinson Museums. Presentation will be followed by “The Ballad of Susanna Dickinson” performed by songwriter-musician Fletcher Clark.  Light refreshments will be served and there will be a brief Friends board meeting after the presentation, which you are welcome to attend. RSVP by February 11, 2014.

Date & Time: Tuesday, February 18, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Location: St. Edward’s University, Main Building, Maloney Room

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Annual Meeting Set for February 20

Your Invitation to Our Annual Meeting

Date: Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Time: 6:30 – 8:30pm
Who: Free, Open to All
Location: Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center,
(in the Rehearsal Lab)
600 River Street, Austin, Texas 78701, 512.974.3773
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Our 2012 Annual Meeting

The Friends Board held its Annual Meeting on February 21, 2012 at the Zilker Garden Auditorium.  A total of 17 guests, museum staff, and board members attended.

History and 2012 Happenings at the Museum: Jim Haley presented a history of the Susana Dickinson Museum, chronicling Susana’s life as a frontier woman and her ties to Austin. He said of the restored Dickinson home that was saved from demolition, “One of the glories of living in Austin is that they actually restored the house.”  Continue reading