Texas Historical Documents

Texas Timeline - 1898

Texas Timeline Index

1898 May 15 Teddy Roosevelt arrives in San Antonio to train the Rough Riders.
1898 May 30 The Rough Riders leave San Antonio to charge up San Juan Hill.
1898 September 05 Emma Seelye, the woman spy of the Confederacy, dies at La Porte.
1898 October 21 Stanley Walker is born in Lampasas. He becomes a legendary New York City newspaper editor.
1898 December 06 Ben Boynton is born in Waco. He becomes the first native Texan to achieve All-American football status.