Kate Kirkland

Kate S. Kirkland is the author of Captain James A. Baker of Houston, 1857–1941 (Texas A&M University Press, 2012), published in conjunction with Rice University’s centennial, and The Hogg Family and Houston: Philanthropy and the Civic Ideal (University of Texas Press, 2009). Ms. Kirkland holds a Ph.D. in history from Rice.  (Fall 2009, Fall 2012)



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May 2017

Storms, Passion, and Power: The Tempest

Dress Rehearsal May 23
Brown Theater, Wortham Center

Registration Closed

Registration for the fall 2017 study tour is open!

Newport: History Preserved
Thursday, October 26 - Monday, October 30, 2017
Limited enrollment
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