this was the only fort between the anglo settlements
First battle of the Texas revolution Texans had a huge flag saying "come and take it"on their cannon.
constitution of convention 1836
William B. Travis sent out a letter"to the people of texas and all americans in the world"to let them know what happened at the alamo and attempted to recruit people to come and help fight.Travis ended his letter with "Victory or Death"
Fanins surrender at goliat
San Houston gave the men the option to destroy the Alamo but the Texans decided to stay and defend it since it was the only fort between the Anglo settlements.
Battle of San Jacento
santa anna was captured.
Texas delegates meet at Washington-on-the-Brazos George Childress wrote the texas declaration of independence on march 2,1836.
texan colonel fannin on his way to san antonio stopped in an open field/prairie to rest his men. mexican army led by general urrea surrounded the texan army.
last battle of texas revolution. santa anna was captured the next day and surrendered to sam houston.