Bundled Against the Cold – Keeping Warm in the Republic

When Dec 21, 2013
from 11:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Where Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Contact Name Scott McMahon
Contact Email
Contact Phone (936) 878-2214 x228

Join us as we take a look at how our forefathers kept warm during the bone chilling Blue Northers that blew through, and still blow through the Texas landscape. Through contemporary accounts and artifacts we’ll explore the different methods and articles of clothing that the Old Time Texians chose from when the mercury dropped.

Presentation times are 11:00 AM, 1:00PM and 3:00PM and the program will last approximately thirty-five to forty minutes. This program is open to all ages but children must be accompanied by an adult. Dress appropriately for the season as the presentation takes place in a period setting. Held at Washington on the Brazos SHS 23400 Park Rd. 12, Washington, TX 77880. Accessible for the mobility impaired. Program subject to cancellation.


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