The Susanna Dickinson Museum presents "Broken, Not Shattered: A History of Trauma” - Part of the Austin Veterans Art Festival, this exhibit explores the history and realities of the Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, while showcasing powerful artwork from veterans and their families with PTSD. Exhibit on display October 2 - December 1, 2019.
We know the story of Susanna Dickinson, but there have been many other Tough Texas Women who have contributed to history. In this ongoing series presented by the Susanna Dickinson Museum, we explore the lives and accomplishments of these women. These are their stories.
Susanna Dickinson wasn't the only "Messenger of the Alamo." Learn the stories of the other women, children, and enslaved individuals who walked out of the carnage inside the Alamo, as well as the residents of San Antonio who dealt with the horrific aftermath of the battle.