The Mariscal Mine was accountable for a quarter of the mercury production in the United states from 1900 through 1943 and resides near Talley Road in Big Bend National Park, Texas. Mariscal Mine began gathering cinnabar ore and refining it into mercury in 1900 by U.S. Immigration inspector, D.E. Lindsey.
The formerly magnificent but now demolished USS Flagship Hotel was on what is now the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier off of Seawall Boulevard, the city of Galveston, Galveston Island, Texas. A trip to Galveston, Texas, in 2010 led a wide eyed teen down Seawall Boulevard and past the gaping
The Baker Hotel is located on 200 E. Hubbard Street, Mineral Wells, Texas. Construction for the Baker Hotel began in 1925 and was completed in 1929 costing 1.2 million dollars. It all began when local community members were concerned about the growing popularity of the towns mineral water and were