National Ranching Heritage Center

Museum Exhibit or ProgramThe National Ranching Heritage Center (NRHC) is a museum and historical park located on the campus of Texas Tech University. Through the structures the early ranchers built, the site conveys the story of their self-reliance and how they adapted to a harsh frontier environment in the developing American West The 24-acre facility is home to 48 historic structures, ranging from windmills, a train, barn, dugouts and more, that have been moved from their original location and restored at the museum.
Start Date/Time:2010-10-26 00:01:00
End Date/Time:2017-12-01 23:59:00
Source:National Ranching Heritage Center
Grade Level:Both
TEKS:4.2(C), 4.2(E), 4.3(E), 4.4(A), 4.4(B), 4.4(C), 4.4(D), 4.5(A), 4.5(C), 4.9(A), 4.9(B), 4.9(C), 4.12(A), 4.12(B), 4.12(C), 7.2(B), 7.2(E), 7.2(F), 7.4(A), 7.5(B), 7.6(A), 7.6(B), 7.7(B), 7.10(A), 7.10(B), 7.11(A), 7.11(B), 7.11(C), 7.12(A), 7.12(B), 7.12(C), 7.20(A), 7.20(B), 7.20(C), 7.20(D)
Topics:Spanish Texas, Mexican Texas, Texas Revolution, Republic of Texas, Antebellum Texas, Civil War, Reconstruction, Late Nineteenth-Century, Progressive Era, Texas in the 1920s, Great Depression

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