The purpose of the Milam County Historical Commission shall be
to preserve, protect, and promote history within the county.
Research, survey and set up a recording system for historical buildings and sites in
accordance with THC Certified Local Government;
Use Annual Guidelines from the Texas Historical Commission to develop an Annual Plan of
Work and Long Range Plans;
Coordinate MCHC work to support all historical groups within the county;
Payment for historical markers within the county will be paid for by the property owner
or some organization sponsoring the site.
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Jerry Caywood, 215 Piney Ridge Drive, Bastrop, TX 78602, 512-321-4050.
Milam County Historical Commission is an arm of the county government
appointed by the Commissioners Court for the purpose of
strengthening preservation efforts in the county.
All meetings are held in accordance with the Open Meetings Act
and visitors are welcome to attend.
2017-2019 biennium Officers:
Lynn Young, Chairman
Annabelle Hodge-Heine, Secretary
John Pruett, Treasurer.
Chairman: Geri Burnett
Vice-Chairman: Dolores Mode
Secretary: Annabelle Hodge-Heine
Treasurer: Darlene Tucker
Chairman: Johnnielyn Brown
Vice-Chairperson: Geri Burnett
Secretary: Joan Ratliff
Treasurer: Darleen Tucker