Texas Forts Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Buffalo Gap: Chautauqua Learning Series: Historical Texas Jails and Crime & Justice in West Texas

October 11, 2014 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Dr. Lydia M. Long will present a brief history of the historic jails in Texas and crime of the West. Dr. Long is an adjunct Criminal Justice professor for McMurry University. She is also Taylor County Historical Commissioner. A graduate of Sam Houston State University, she loves visiting old jails and is currently researching Crime & Justice issues in Taylor County, Texas. 


  • Buffalo Gap Historic Village
  • 133 N. William Street
  • Buffalo Gap, Texas
  • 79508


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  • Free with admission. 

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