Development Partners

Mural of Cowboys relaxing around a water well with longhorn cattle in the background   titled “Before the Fencing of Delta County” by Lloyd Goff, 1939

Content for this tour was developed by the Heritage Tourism Program in collaboration with the Texas Heritage Trails Program, many Texas Historical Commission subject experts, and consulting experts. The Heritage Tourism team appreciates assistance from many stakeholders, including from every point of interest in the tour.  A special thank you to the participants listed below.

Advisory Participants

  • Douglas Harman, Tarrant County Historical Commmission, Harman Consulting
  • David Murrah, Author and Historian  
  • Steve Myers, Tarrant County Historical Commission, Chair, Tri-State 150th Anniversary of the Chisholm Trail
  • Robert Oliver, Chairman, The Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum
  • B. Byron Price, Author and Director of the Charles M. Russell Center for the Study of Art of the American West at the University of Oklahoma
  • Bruce Shackelford, Author and Curator of the robert J. and Helen C. Kleberg South Texas Heritage Center at the Witte Museum