Texas Historical Documents

Texas Timeline - 1888

Texas Timeline Index

1888 March 20 Gov. Coke Stevenson is born in Mason County.
1888 April 04 Baseball great Tris Speaker is born in Hubbard.
1888 May 16 The state capitol is dedicated.
1888 July 02 The Jaybird-Woodpecker feud starts in Fort Bend County.
1888 September 26 Texas historian and man of letters J. Frank Dobie is born in Live Oak County.