Islands of the Oil Kings: Texas Islands Once a Center for Wealth and Power

The Dallas Morning News

Fascinating video and pictures along the Texas coastline of two islands, once the centers of weath and power in the United States, hold a rich Texas history.

Families you have probably read about hosted dignitaries and newsmakers.

Our partners at the Dallas Morning News share their series, "Islands of the Oil Kings," highlighting San Jose Island and Matagorda Island, just across the channel from Port Aransas.

Click here to read more from our media partner The Dallas Morning News.

Islands of the Oil Kings: Part 1

Islands of the Oil Kings: Part 2

Islands of the Oil Kings: Part 3 (Coming Dec. 18)

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