The History Department at Berta Cabaza Middle School, San Benito C.I.S.D. has conducted research and collected documentation of the historical markers in and around the surrounding area of San Benito in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas. Both students and teachers worked on this project.

The History Department would also like to thank the Cameron County Historical Commission for their help in making this project possible.

Historical markers are erected to commemorate historical sites, buildings, and events; institutions such as churches, businesses, and organizations; and individuals whose achievements have merited noteworthy documentation.





Eighth grade students who participated were: Carlos Sanchez, Connie Gonzalez, and Maricruz Cruz.

Seventh grade students who participated were: Amy Rangel, Rick Escobedo, Matt Jackson, and Rey Marmolejo.

Sixth grade students who participated were: Maria Maldonado, Angelica Rodriguez, Blanca Carillo, and Rosemary Gomez.