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The Peyton Colony in Austin, Texas. Historic board house founded by free slaves after the Civil War.

Texas Small Town Adventures: Haunted Houses in Austin: Austin State Hospital

Historic Haunted Magnolia Hotel Seguin Texas, I used to live in a house right next to the Magnolia when I was a girl!

from Opinionator

The Cotton Kings of Texas

In Brazoria the Mills brothers parlayed their commercial acumen into agricultural wealth for the first time, purchasing Lowwood, a sugar plantation that would become David’s home. The brothers went on to purchase 1,000 acres of the Bynum Plantation, along with its 36 slaves, in 1837 (they later bought another sugar plantation, Caney Place, as well as a cotton plantation, Palo Alto). The plantations of the Mills brothers grew along the Brazos River in the heart of the old Austin colony,.

Texas Small Town Adventures: Haunted Houses in Austin: The Confederate Womans Home

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Top 5 Haunted Places in the USA

Winchester Mystery House in California.

Abandoned building (an apartment house) in Lovelady, TX

Texas Small Town Adventures: Haunted Houses in Austin: Carringtons Bluff

A view of the Bates-Geers house, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, described as having significant Greek Revival architecture , and located in northeastern rural Texas county.