History Reveals Itself

Articles and memories about local history finds.

The Curved North Jetty: Quixotic or Just Queer? ©

March 19th, 2011|History Reveals Itself|

John Guthrie Ford I once saw the curved north jetty as quixotically romantic: like the curving Karankawa Indian bow, standing against the wild Texas coast. That sentiment waned once I learned the story of this queer structure. To me, it is now a 9,241 foot example of how inept and foolish we human beings can [...]