THE REPUBLICAN PARTY OF TEXAS
   The First 50 Years 

 

 

The old capitol building  was first occupied by the Sixth Legislature, November 5, 1855. It was the setting for the 1866, 1868, and the 1875 Constitutional Conventions. This building was destroyed by fire in November, 1881.

 

 

Constitutional Convention 1866

Constitutional Convention 1868

Constitutional Convention 1875

 

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