Sam Houston first arrives in Texas, the city of Huntsville is founded, and the Republic of Texas is forged.
Texas admitted to the Union, Walker County created, and Austin College receives its charter.
The decade that the original Austin College Building and the Steamboat House are constructed.
Huntsville loses out in the Yellow Fever epidemic, the Peabody Education Fund helps an impoverished south, and the Raven flies no more.
Austin College moves to Sherman and Sam Houston Normal Institute opens.
The first ten years of SHNI.
Normal schools begin to appear elsewhere within the state and SHNI dedicates its Main Building.
SHNI celebrates a quarter century, a new library, and alumnus Harry F. Estill as president.