Monthly Archives: June 2015

Texas over Time: Crash at Crush

Let’s crash some trains together! It’ll be fun, nothing will go wrong! The planning of the Crash at Crush in 1896 seems to have followed that logic–faulty, as it turned out. Watch the trains collide in our latest Texas over Time GIF. Continue reading

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Armstrong’s Stars: Robert Frost

As the 1923 Round Up put it, “A heavy Frost from New England…in the form of Robert, the Poet” visited Baylor twice at A.J. Armstrong’s (and Carl Sandburg’s) urging. Read more about Robert Frost at Baylor in this final installment of Armstrong’s Stars. Continue reading

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