History Matters

Commentator Gary Joiner spotlights an East Texas town that is trapped in time -- in a good way. He calls Jefferson, Texas, a historian's jewel in the woods.


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Commentator Gary Joiner puts old-fashioned pen to paper this week with thoughts about letter writing and journaling and their important contribution to history.

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Commentator Gary Joiner looks at the changes in housing styles and construction following WWII and the impact of Levittown.

Commentator Gary Joiner profiles a one the Old West's most legendary Law Men and the real history behind the legend.

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Poverty Point, near Epps, is in the running to become a World Heritage site. It is the creation of the ancient Mississippian mound building culture and Commentator Gary Joiner profiles these historic mounds on this installment of History Matters.

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