Texas Filibusters

Texas Filibusters

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  • Phillip Nolan
  • Hey!, I'm capturing horses for the US in Spain, shh!
  • Jean Laffite
  • Attack!!
  • Agustus Magge and Bernardo Gutierrez
  • We proclaim Texas independent from Spain!!
  • Phillip Nolan was capturing horses in Spain and was selling them to the United States.The spainish governor then found out and and was killed near waco in 1801.
  • Father Hidalgo
  • I call for Mexico's Independence!
  • Jean Laffite and other pirates attacked Spanish ships in Galveston.He was eventually run out of the area when he started raiding US ships.
  • Cry Of Dolores
  • This is WAR!!
  • Bernardo and Agustus organized The Republic of the North and procalimed texas independent from spain.The had many fights ith spanish and were defeated on August 18,1813
  • James Long
  • Father Hidalgo called for Mexico's independence from Spain.Spain found out and arrested himHe then had the choice to remain arrested, hide, or begin a revolution. He began a revolution.
  • One morning on September 1810, Hidalgo rang a bell of his church and gave the pronunciamiento t that triggered The Mexican War of Independence.
  • James Long led a group of people from Mississippi to Nacodoches where he declared Texas indepented from Spain.He tried to take Texas from Spain 2 times but he was weak since he had a small army.Spanish troops made his group surrender and long was shot and killed in prison on April 8,1822.
  • Im taking these people to Nacodoches.
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