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SAM ACHESON, Dallas Scholar

19 February 2018

THE MIND of Sam Hanna Acheson was the best encyclopedia of the history of Dallas that the city has ever had. While Acheson was a newspaper nan for fifty years, he was also a biographer, historian, and dramatist. He performed all these roles with distinction; yet he was best known as “the” authority on Dallas. […]


5 February 2018

The first high school in the history of Dallas was founded in 1887 and was housed above a grocery store owned by Austin Brothers. The store was located at the corner of Main and Akard Streets. Ten teachers were employed by the board in order to establish a school in that location.  Several years later, […]