Anglo American Colonists. they built towns and schools. they also brought slaves to texas to work on their farms and plantation.
The mexican president issued a decree to end slavery.mexico also taxed good from the united states.garrisons were built to help enforce these laws.
The Texans held a covention, large meeting, to discuss what to do.At the convetion of 1832, a resolution, or formal statement, was passed.
At another convetion in 1833, similar resolutions were adopted. Stephen F. Austin traveled to Mexico city to meet with Santa Anna, Mexico president.
However, he did agree to make some changes.one was to increase the number of Texans in the legislature, or lawmaking body of the government.Austin feared that Santa Anna was becoming a dictator, a ruler with absolute power.
Meanwhile, the Mexican army attacked the Alamo in San Antonio. Texans fought bravely to defend the Alamo.They were defeated