The exhibit “Weathering the Storms - 1919 and 2017: Historic Places of Refuge” openS at the History Center for Aransas County (HCAC) Thursday, August 25 - the five-year anniversary of landfall for Hurricane Harvey.

Historic documents relate the stories of the 1919 storm that ended the resort era for Rockport. Many of the places featured have Historical Markers that relate the full story of the people who lived through the storm. A dramatic portrayal of 1919 events based on diary entries will play on the flat screen.

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