1910 Jail Acquisitions

The 1910 Jail has been a landmark in Edinburg since the city’s founding. It is also the foundation upon which the Museum of South Texas History was built. While recent renovations should ensure a solid future for the jail, museum staff is always trying to remember the...

MOSTHistory Collection Series: Old Guerrero

Old GuerreroBy Kelly Francis-Love, the museum archivist Guerrero was a very important town along the Texas-Mexico border during its peak time in the late 1800s and early 1900s. When Falcon Lake was built to provide a steady supply of water to both countries, engineers...

League of Women Voters Scrapbook

Edinburg League of Women Voters Scrapbook By Kelly Francis-Love, the museum archivist   The past century has held many changes for women and their role in politics.  Women have held voting rights in the United States for less than a century. The 19th amendment...