All Guests Welcome
Join the Galveston Pachyderms for our March Meeting with Dr. Thomas L. Linton, retired professor from Texas A&M University
Location: Coastal Grill
1827 Strand Street Galveston, TX 77550
11:30am – 12:00 Social
12:00 – 1:00pm Meeting and Guest Speaker
No reservations or membership required! Come visit, eat and enjoy the camaraderie that is Galveston Island Pachyderm!
Guest Speaker: Dr. Thomas L. Linton
Topic: “A Smooth Transition”
Dr. Thomas L. Linton is a retired professor from Texas A&M University Galveston Campus. His professional expertise is in fisheries and water management. His interest in Texas History, and his exuberance for the same, is what brings him to us!
You will enjoy a delightful presentation on Texas independence, “A Smooth Transition,” and some most interesting tidbits he throws in as an aside.
B.S. – Biology – Lamar State University – 1959
M.S. – Zoology – University of Oklahoma – 1961
PhD – University of Michigan – Resource Management – 1965
Emeritus Texas A&M University – College Station – 2002
Emeritus Texas A&M University – Galveston – 2017
Author of Local & State History – Published Books
- Parking With Brigid – 2008
- How The parks of Galveston county got their names – 2010
- Water is for fighting over – 2012.
- The legacy of the early gulf coast cowboys – 2014
- Looking Back – 2020
- Parking with brigid revisited (manuscript – preparation)
We look forward to being informed and entertained by this delightful gentleman, so join us for a rousing good time as we go back in time to when our state became a Republic, and meet the people along the way who helped make it so!