Battle of the Alamo
The Battle of the Alamo (February 23 – March 6, 1836) was a pivotal event in the Texas Revolution. Following a 13-day siege, Mexican troops under President General Antonio López de Santa Anna lau...
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Mexican Texas
State of TexasMexican Texas is the name given by Texas history scholars to Texas during the period between 1821 and 1836, when Texas was an integral part of Mexico. The period began with Mexico's vic...
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Texas Revolution
The Texas Revolution (October 2, 1835 – April 21, 1836) began when colonists (primarily from the United States) in the Mexican province of Texas rebelled against the increasingly centralist Mexican go...
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Siege of the Alamo
The Siege of the Alamo (February 23 – March 6, 1836) describes the first thirteen days of the Battle of the Alamo. On February 23, Mexican troops under General Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna enter...
Legacy of the Battle of the Alamo
The Battle of the Alamo left a substantial legacy and influence within American culture and is one of the few times in history that an event is told from the perspective of the vanquished.
Within ...
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Mexican War of Independence
The Mexican War of Independence (Spanish: Guerra de Independencia de México) was an armed conflict, and the culmination of a political and social process which ended the rule of Spain in the terri...
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Battle of San Jacinto
95°04′53″W / 29.749253°N 95.081424°W / 29.749253; -95.081424The Battle of San Jacinto, fought on April 21, 1836, in present-day Harris County, Texas, was the decisive battle o...
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Runaway Scrape
The Runaway Scrape was the January–April 1836 flight from the Mexican army by the ad interim government of the new Republic of Texas, the Provisional Army of Texas and the civilian population. After ...
Goliad Campaign
The Goliad Campaign refers to a series of battles which occurred in 1836 as part of the Texas Revolution, which ultimately led to the Goliad massacre. Troops from the army of Mexico defeated Texian fo...
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Alamo Mission in San Antonio
The Alamo Mission in San Antonio, commonly called "The Alamo", was originally known as the Mission San Antonio de Valero. It is a former Roman Catholic mission and fortress compound, and the site of ...
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