Archive for September 25th, 2007

Tomorrow I’m off to the state library to do a little research before they pack up most of the genealogy collection and put it in off-site storage. The Lorenzo de Zavala building is being renovated.

Here is the architect’s rendering of the new reading room. It looks like they will need to tear out the interior of the room as it is now, including the floor that divides the first and second floors. I have no idea how long this will take but am prepared for a long wait. I know, boo hoo, I’m spoiled rotten. Very few people have the luxury of a collection like this. If you live in Dallas or Houston, then maybe you have some idea…but then again, we have stuff like Travis’ letter from the Alamo.


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