This Week in Texas Methodist History
Regular readers of the Texas Methodist History blog are probably aware of the Recognized Historic Site program of the General Commission on Archives and History. A list of recognized sites may be found at http://www.gcah.org/site/c.ghKJI0PHIoE/b.3524085/
One notices immediately that Texas has far more historic sites than any other state. (106 of a total of 462 sites) The presence of several annual conferences within the boundaries of Texas helps explain the large number of recognized sites. The vigor with which the various Texas annual conferences Commissions on Archives and History pursue their mission also explains the large number of sites.
One also notices that Historic Site #1 is in Texas…