The Future of America's Past

Lines in the Sand

08/15/2019 | 27m 2s | Video has closed captioning.

Texas has long been a place of contentious borders and cross-cultural exchange. Six national flags have flown over Texas since the 1500s, starting with European contests for the land that followed 10,000 years of Native American history there. From Spanish missions, to a French shipwreck, to a former sugarcane plantation, we visit to ask: How did Texas become Texas?

Aired: 08/15/19

Rating: TV-PG

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The Future of America's Past is a local public television program presented by VPM.