Lillian Alessi p.8

Lillian Alessi p.8

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  • The Texans Rebel
  • I'm sorry, Texas will not become an independent state
  • Why can't you reopen immigration?
  • The Alamo
  • Surrender!
  • That's a canon ball.
  • Victory or Death!
  • Stephen F. Austin traveled to Mexico to ask the government if they could reopen Texas immigration. Instead of compromising, Gen. Santa Anna threw Austin in jail.
  • The Battle
  • Kill them all!
  • Many volunteers helped defend the Alamo. William Travis shot a canon when General Santa Anna called to surrender.
  • Texas Wins Its Independence
  • We'll surprise attack them in the morning!
  • William Travis asked for reinforcements while proclaiming "Victory or Death!" No one ever had sent help. 
  • To Annex Texas or Not?
  • But I'm Texas!!
  • My name is James K. Polk, and I'm taking you to the US!
  • Mexicans sent canon balls into the Alamo for about 2 weeks. When almost every defender was killed, Santa Anna ordered that the survivors were to be executed. 
  • Sam Houston lured Anna into a deeper part of Texas. Then, he supplied Santa Anna with a surprise attack after Anna's troops were up all night waiting for an attack.
  • Zzzz
  • Texas was independent, and contentious debates went on deciding whether or not the US would annex Texas or not. James K. Polk wanted to annex Texas, so when he was elected President, Texas became the 28th state.
  • Lone Star State Texas
  • U.S.
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