William E. Moore is a professional archaeologist living in Bryan, Texas. His hometown was Park Place, a small suburb of Houston, Texas near Hobby Airport. He holds degrees in Geography (BS) and English (MA) from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas and Anthropology (MA) from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. Currently, he is the Owner and Sole Proprietor of Brazos Valley Research Associates (BVRA), an archaeological consulting business located in Bryan, Texas. He has authored magazine articles as a free lance writer and is the author of Bastrop County: 1691‑1900, published by Nortex Press in 1977. He self published Guide to Texas Counties in 1975 and Early Homes of Huntsville (Texas) in 1976. Currently, he is putting the finishing touches on a book entitled Only A Memory: The Texas Calaboose and Other Forgotten Jails to be published by Texas A&M University Press. He can be contacted through this website or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.