JASON BOYETT

COPYWRITER / JOURNALIST / AUTHOR / GHOSTWRITER / PODCASTER

Panhandle Archives: Exploring the Secrets of PPHM

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Photo by Shannon Richardson for Amarillo Magazine

Photo by Shannon Richardson for Amarillo Magazine

No question: This was probably the most interesting cover story I've had the pleasure of writing for Amarillo Magazine. I got to take an almost three-hour tour through the storage rooms and deep archives of Panhandle Plains Historical Museum, the largest history museum in Texas. There are literally millions of artifacts the museum's busy curators are helping preserve—some of which have never been seen by the public.

Combine all the inventory of the antiques shops on Sixth Street and it still doesn't compare to this collection of art, weapons, tools, vehicles, clothing, and other curiosities. So much fun for a history lover like me.

Read the full article here.