About the Author

Burton Chapman grew up in southeast Houston about a mile off of Telephone Road. He graduated from Mt. Carmel High School and the University of Houston with a BA in History. He first thought of writing a book about the history of southeast Houston while driving down Telephone Road in 2001, and has been researching and writing Telephone Road, Texas ever since. He lives with his wife and daughter in Friendswood, Texas. He currently is a teacher in the Special Education Department at Pearland High School.

Contact Burton Chapman at burtonandmusic@gmail.com

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