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Grand Opening of the Big Bear Native American Museum
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Join us on Saturday, November 15 for the grand opening of the Big Bear Native American Museum. This is a.... More
Annual Pioneer Days 2014
Friday, November 21, 2014
Join us for the many activities of our annual Pioneer Days, November 21 and 22, 2014. Mark your calendar for.... More
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2014 Grand Opening BBNAM Fort Worth Star Telegram article
11/17/14
http://www.star-telegram.com/2014/11/14/6290409/native-american-heritage-museum.html .... Read More
2014 Grand Opening-Big Bear Native American Museum
11/16/14
Wonderful turnout by the community for the grand opening of the Big Bear Native American Museum Nov 14/15. We had just over 100 visitors on the first day alone! We had a police escort onto the property, Native American site blessing, speeches by our JCHF Director David Murdoch and Cleburne Mayor Scott Cain, recognition of volunteers and sponsors, ribbon cutting.... Read More
Pioneer Days 2014 Radio Interview
11/12/14
We are on 1080 AM KRLD radio station (DFW area) with an interview w/David Murdoch. https://soundcloud.com/jdjdryantv/chisholm-trail-pioneer-days-texas-road-trippin Listen up!.... Read More
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Chisholm Trail Marker - Wardville Courthouse
The Wardville Courthouse was the first county seat of Johnson County, chosen in August 1854, and located on an 80 acre donation from William O'Neal. Named for Thomans William Ward (1807-72), a Republic of Texas soldier and second commissioner of.... Read More
Did you know?
By 1870 thousands of Texas Longhorn cattle were being driven over the Chisholm Trail to the Union Pacific (later the Kansas Pacific) Railroad shipping center at Abilene. By 1871 as many as 5,000 cowboys were often paid off during a single day. Abilene became known as a rough town in the Old West.

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