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Letter from James Cramp, December 12, 1835
New map of Texas with the continguous American and Mexican states
Texas Agriculture
"Teaching Diversity: A K-12 Guide to Teaching About Jews, Judaism, and Israel in the Public School Classroom."
#100 Circular to the Public from Council
1857 Petition by Heirs
A Brave Boy and a Good Soldier: John C. C. Hill and the Texas Expedition to Mier
A Day in the Life-Frontier Texas
A History of Smith County, Texas
A History of Trinity County Texas, 1827 to 1928
A Memorial and Biographical History of Navarro, Henderson, Anderson, Limestone, Freestone and Leon Counties, Texas
A New History of Texas for Schools -1895
A Pictorial History of Texas, from the Earliest Visits of European Adventurers, to A.D. 1879
A Revolution Rembered: The Memoirs and Selected Correspondence of Juan N. Seguin
A Texas Scrap-book
A Thumb-nail History of the City of Houston, Texas, from Its Founding in 1836 to the Year 1912
A Wild and Vivid Land: An Illustrated History of the South Texas Border
Accompaniment to Mitchells New Map of Texas, Oregon, and California, With the Regions Adjoining
Adairs Texas Pictorial Handbook
Adventures in Education Guide
African Americans
African-American Churches
Agriculture
Alamo de Parras
Alamo Lesson Plan - 7th Grade
Almonte's Texas: Juan N. Almonte's 1834 Inspection, Secret Report and Role in the 1836 Campaign
Almonte's Texas: Juan N. Almonte's 1834 Inspection, Secret Report, and Role in the 1836 Campaign
Almontes Texas: Juan N. Almontes 1834 Inspection, Secret Report, and Role in the 1836 Campaign
An Authentic Account of the Battle of San Jacinto
Analyzing Historical Objects
Annexation Debate to State
Annotated Typescript of Biography of Galveston Founder Michel Branamour Menard
Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
Applying the SOAPS Method of Analyzing Historical Documents
Arnie Armadillo and the Texas Heroes - Mirabeau B. Lamar
Arnie Armadillo and the Texas Heroes - Samuel 'Sam' Houston
Artifact Images from Texas Tejano
Artifacts in the Classroom
Austin Treasures-Online Exhibits
Banks and Banking
Battle flag said to have been captured from Santa Anna at San Jacinto
BATTLE FOR TEXAS: The Experience
Battle of Gonzales
Battle of San Jacinto
Battle of San Jacinto
Battle of the Alamo
Bet You Didn't Know: Texas
Bexar County
Biographical Encyclopedia of Texas
Biographical notes on Lorenzo de Zavala
Biography of José Antonio Navarro / Written by an Old Texan.
Biography of Lorenzo de Zavala taken from book by Francisco Sosa titled: Biografias de Mexicanos Distinguidos
Biography of Private Alfonso Steele
Black Bean Episode
Borden, Gail, Jr.
Bound for Texas
Brownsville
Call to Arms: The Texas Land Grant, An Introduction
Carlos Espalier
Caroline Castillo Crimm
Casa Navarro Pre-Visit & Post-Visit Lesson Plans 4th Grade Learning Level
Casa Navarro Pre-Visit & Post-Visit Lesson Plans 7th Grade Learning Level
Causes of the Revolution-Mexican/Texan Talk it Out
Celebrating the Adoption of the Texas Declaration of Independence, March 2, 1936
Celtaire String Band - Living History through Music & the Military
Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum
Certified Copy of Stephen F. Austin's Second Empresario Contract
Cherokee Place Names in the Southeastern United States
Chief Bowl
Circular from the Committee of Safety of the Jurisdiction of Austin
Civil-Rights Movement
Coal and Lignite Mining
Colonial Challenges Austin Faced
Colonial Life in Texas
Colonization Through Annexation
Comparing the American and Texas Revolutions
Constitution of the Republic of Texas
Constitution of the Republic of Texas (1836)
Constitution or Form of Government of the State of Texas (1833)
Contours of Discovery: Printed Maps Delineating the Texas and Southwestern Chapters in the Cartographic History of North America
Convention of 1836
Copy of letter from Zavala to Mexia, May 26, 1836
Cotton Farming in Texas
Curriculum Guide for Teaching Texas History
Dates and Definitions for Major Eras in Texas History
Dates and Definitions for Major Eras in Texas History
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Dayton history group reviews rice farm consolidation in county
De-Mystifying Religion for Classroom Teachers: Teaching About Jews, Judaism, and Religious Diversity
Deaf Smith County Museum - Kitchen Display
Debt of the Republic of Texas
DECLARATION OF CAUSES: February 2, 1861
Declaration of November 7, 1835
Deconstructing History: The Alamo
Defenders of the Alamo
DeWitt Colony Papers: Documents and Correspondence for 1829 - 1834
DeWitt Colony Papers: Documents and Correspondence for 1835
DeWitt Colony Papers: Documents and Correspondence for 1836
Diary of Col. William Fairfax Gray
Dickinson, Susanna Wilkerson
Diplomatic Correspondence of Texas
Discourse on Slavery and the Annexation of Texas
Documenting Texas Women’s History through Photographs
Documents of Texas History
Donated Maps Help Save Texas History and Illustrate Early American Independence
Early Days in Texas
Early Texas
Education
Educational Trunks from PPHM
Edwin Ward Moore
El Llano Estacado: Exploration and Imagination on the High Plains of Texas and New Mexico, 1536-1860
El Mesquite
El Paso
Election Returns
Elizabeth Craw Diary, 1833-1841
Ellis P. Bean; Stephen F. Austin.
Encyclopedia of Western Gunfighters
Erasmo and Juan Seguin
Erasmo and Juan Seguin
Erastus Smith
Esparza, Enrique
Exploration
Famous Gunfighters and Feuds
Fannins Fight
Fear, Force, and Leather: The Texas Prison System
Financing the Texas Revolution
Flags of Texas
Focus on Texas History: Colonization through Annexation
Folk Arts and Crafts
Folk Belief
Folk Building
Folk Dance
Folk Festivals
Folk Games
Formal statement regarding colonization of families in Texas, March 19, 1836
Fort Anahuac and the Texas Revolution
Fort Davis: Outpost on the Texas Frontier
Fortune Favors the Brave: The Story of the Texas Navy
Free Blacks
Freiheitskampf in Texas im Jahr 1836
From San Antonio to the Panhandle: Texas Pioneer Women
From ship to ship, Texas A&M conservationists restore history.
General Antonio López de Santa Anna
General Vicente Filisola’s Analysis of Jose Urrea’s Military Diary: A Forgotten 1838 Publication by an Eyewitness ...
George Childress
German Pioneers in Texas; A Brief History of Their Hardships, Struggles and Achievements
Giants of Texas History Online Exhibit
Goliad Campaign of 1835
Goliad Campaign of 1836
Goliad Massacre
Gone to Texas: the Story of the Texas Empresarios
Gone to Texas: The Story of the Texas Empresarios (Social Studies, Grade 4)
Gone to Texas: The Story of the Texas Empresarios (Social Studies, Grade 7)
Gonzales Come and Take It Cannon
Graphs and Charts of the Texas Slavery Project
Ground plan of Fort Defiance, La Bahia Mission
Handbook of African American Texas
Handbook of Texas Online
Hansford County Courthouse
Harriett Joseph
Health and Medicine
Heritage, Volume 4 2007
Historic Flags of the Texas State Library and Archives
Historic Land, Railroad, and County Maps
Historical Map Collection
History in Person Theater
History of McKinney and Collin County
History of Texas: from Its First Settlement in 1685 to Its Annexation to the United States in 1846, Volume 1
History of the Alamo and of the Local Franciscan Missions
History of the German Element in Texas from 1820-1850
History of the Revolution in Texas
Honor and Integrity: Sam Houston
Houstons Account of San Jacinto to David Burnett
How did we get to 254 Counties in Texas?
How Textbooks Can Teach Different Versions of History
I was the first. Vote for ME!
I Would Rather Sleep In Texas: A History of the Lower Rio Grande Valley and the People of the Santa Anita Land Grant
Identifying Primary Source Documents
Image Gallery for the Curriculum Guide For Teaching Texas History
Indian Depredations in Texas
Indian Relations
Introduction to Stephen F. Austin
Introduction to the Tavern Stage of Texas Gunfights
Introduction to the Tavern Stage of Texas Gunfights
Inventions Over Time
Irish
Irrigation
James Bowie
James Bowie's Mexican Land Grant Application, 1830
James Walker Fannin Jr.
Jane Long
Jean Stuntz
John C. Logan Unit: Introductoin
John Coffee Hays
Jose Antonio Navarro: In Search of the American-Dream in Nineteenth-Century Texas
Jose Francisco Ruiz
Juan Jose Maria Erasmo Seguin
Juan N. Seguin
Kiowa Indians
Land and Liberty: The Saga of Sam McCulloch
Land Grants
Land Grants
Land Grants and Political Divisions 1821-1936 Map
Landmarks Over Time
Las Tejanas
Law of April 6, 1830
Law of April 6, 1830
Lesson Ideas for A Destined Conflict Lesson Plan
Letter form J. Miguel Falcon to Miguel Arciniega, 1833: The letter that imprisoned Stephen Austin
Letter from Baradere to Valentin Gomez Farias, April 2, 1836
Letter from Burnet to Zavala April 22nd 1836
Letter from Frank Johnson to Julia Zavala, July 24, 1882
Letter from Lorenzo de Zavala Jr. to unknown person, enclosed with letter to W.E. Hutchison, July 1, 1879
Letter from Lorenzo de Zavala to Burnet-September 11, 1836
Letter from Lorenzo de Zavala to his son, May 28, 1836
Letter from Santa Anna ordering retreat of the Mexican Army, April 22, 1836
Letter from unknown person to Mexia, May 27, 1836
Letter from Zavala to Mexia, May 26, 1836
Letters to Home
Life of General Houston, 1793-1863
Life of Sam Houston Interactive Timeline
Lone Star Leadership Academy
Lone Stars and Gun Smoke
Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary
Making Cents of Independence
Manifest Destiny and the Texas Revolution
Mary Maverick
Mary Maverick and Texas History—Part 1
Matamoros and the Texas Revolution
McKinney Falls: The Ranch Home of Thomas F. McKinney, Pioneer Texas Entrepreneur
Media Analysis Tools
Memorial and biographical history of Dallas County
Memorias para la historia de la guerra de Tejas, Vol. 1
Memorias para la historia de la guerra de Tejas, Vol. 2
Mesquite Trees in Texas
Mexican Americans
Mexican Americans In Texas History: Selected Essays
Mexican Texas to Independence
Mexican-American Culture
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 4
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 7
Mexican-American Women
Mexico and Her Military Chieftains
Mexico opens Texas to Americans who come to claim it as their own
Mier Expedition
Military Maps of the Texas Revolution
Mind Missions - 4th grade workbook
Mirabeau B. Lamar Travel Journal, 1835
Money of the Republic of Texas
More Famous Gunfights and Locations
Moses and Stephen F. Austin in Texas
My Texas History Notebook Lessons
Navarro, Jose Antonio
No-Sew Texas Quilt
Opinion de Don Lorenzo de Zavala
Papers concerning Robertsons Colony in Texas, Volume 10
Peg Leg: The Improbable Life of a Texas Hero, Thomas William Ward, 1807-1872
People of the Plains: Abundant Wind Provides Water
Petition for the Relief of Thomas Stephens and Mack Smith
Photo of Battle of San Jacinto Survivors
Photo of Survivors of Battle of San Jacinto
Photograph of veterans of the Texas Revolution in 1836
Pioneer Artifacts Display at Marshall Library
Pioneering Principles : Why Character Matters - A History Class from the Texas General Land Office
Pistol
Placido Benavides
Polk orders American troops into disputed territory
Primary Sources and Personal Artifacts
Primary sources from Texas Tejano
Proceedings of a Meeting of the Citizens of Nashville, Tenn., in favor of Recognizing the Independence of Texas
Proclamation of Sam Houston, A Call for Volunteers, December 12, 1835
Quest for Freedom
Rachel Plummer Narrative
Rangers and Sovereignty
Rangers and the Texas Revolution Lesson Plan (Grade 7)
Ravens Journey - A Musical
Real History....Real People
Recovering the Hispanic History of Texas
Refugio
Refugio Mission
Religion
Remember Goliad! A History of La Bahia
Remember the Alamo
Remember the Alamo, 1836
Revista del Armamento y Montura que Marcha a la Capital de Monclova, 1835
Runaway Scrape
Sam Houston
Sam Houston at San Jacinto
Sam Houston Museum-Virtual Tour
Sam Houston's Copy of His Official Report of the Battle of San Jacinto
Sam Houston's Notes Before San Jacinto, April 19, 1836
Sam Houston: American Statesman, Soldier, and Pioneer
Sam Houstons Texans
Samuel Houston
San Antonio
San Antonio Missions
San Antonio Missions: Our World Heritage
San Jacinto App
San Jacinto Monument
Santa Anna
Santa Anna's Battle Flag
Santa Anna]s Manifesto of 1837 on the Texas Campaign
Sea of Mud: Mexican Army after San Jacinto
Sea of Mud: The Retreat of the Mexican Army after San Jacinto, An Archeological Investigation
Segregation
Sidney Sherman
Siege of Bexar
Slave Narratives Audio Records
Slavery
Spanish Dominions in North America-1844
Spanish Missions of Texas Supplemental
Stagecoach Lines
Stagecoaching in Texas
Stephen F. Austin
Stephen F. Austin at the Texas State Cemetery
Stephen F. Austin in Texas
Stephen F. Austin's The Registro: Texas Society Helps Save Texas History
Stephen F. Austin: Empresario of Texas: Texas Talk Questions and Answers
Stephen Fuller Austin
Stories of Texas Women: Flag Makers of the Texas Revolution
Surrender of Santa Anna: The Day After the Battle of San Jacinto, April 22nd, 1836
Sworn statement prepared by Elijah Stapp
TEA - Social Studies Curriculum Website
Teaching from the Grave
Teaching with Stuff: Architecture in the Classroom
Teaching with Stuff: Artifacts in the Classroom
Teaching with Stuff: Oral Histories in the Classroom
Tejano Politics
Tejanos Through Time - TSHA ebook
Telegraph and Texas Register
Texans and Their State; a Newspaper Reference Work
Texans One and All
Texas 175: A Dozen Documents That Made A Difference
Texas African American Women Before and After the Civil War
Texas Almanac
Texas Almanac
Texas Almanac Teacher's Guide
Texas and the Texans; or, Advance of the Anglo-Americans to the South-West; including a history of leading events in Mexico
Texas Declaration of Independence
Texas Declaration of Independence
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas Domestic Slave Trade Project
Texas Economics - Eras and Individuals
Texas Experiences: Mexican-American Heritage
Texas Forts
Texas Fun Facts
Texas Geology Map
Texas Heros Bingo
Texas Historic Sites Atlas
Texas Historical Landmarks Mobile App
Texas Historical Markers Lesson Plan
Texas History Cartoons Warm Ups CD
Texas History Coloring Book
Texas History Concentration
Texas History Looping Cards
Texas History Mini-Qs from The DBQ Project
Texas History Movie
Texas History Practice Cards
Texas History Snippets Interactive Map: Roads and Places of the Texas Revolution
Texas History Stories, Number 4: The Alamo, Remember Goliad, Story of San Jacinto.
Texas History Word Splash
Texas Indian Troubles
Texas Landmark: The Alamo
Texas Maps Collection
Texas Milestones: 1830-1860
Texas Music: Its Roots, Its Evolution
Texas Navy
Texas Originals: Carlos E. Castañeda
Texas Originals: Clara Driscoll
Texas Originals: José Antonio Navarro
Texas Originals: Juan Seguín
Texas Originals: Lorenzo de Zavala
Texas Originals: Mary Austin Holley
Texas Originals: Sam Houston
Texas Originals: Stephen F. Austin
Texas Originals: Susanna Dickinson
Texas Originals: William Barret Travis
Texas Outline Map
Texas Perspectives: Relevance of the Battle of the Alamo is Still Present Today
Texas Pioneer Women: Enterprising Women in the West
Texas Pioneer Women: Legacies
Texas Pioneer Women: Mexican Era
Texas Pioneer Women: Q&A
Texas Pioneer Women: Spanish Era
Texas Pioneer Women: Statehood Era
Texas Rangers
Texas Reader Biography Set - Digital Version
Texas Revolution
Texas Slavery Project
Texas State Capitol Visit Teacher Guides
Texas Talk with State Historian of Texas Bill O'Neal: Gunslingers in Texas
Texas Talk: Dr. Gregg Cantrell Speaks on Stephen F. Austin's Early Life
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: Franciscan Missions and Experiences
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: Q&A about Spanish Texas
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: Q&A about Spanish Texas
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: Spanish Missions in Texas
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: Spanish Missions in Texas
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: The Diverse Worlds of Fray Margil
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Tejas: The Diverse Worlds of Fray Margil
Texas Talks with Dr. Gregg Cantrell Stephen F. Austin: Empresario of Texas: Full Texas Talk
Texas Talks with the State Historian of Texas Bill O'Neal: Conclusion
Texas Talks with the State Historian of Texas Bill O'Neal: Question and Answers
Texas Talks: Bill O'Neal From the Alamo to San Jacinto, An introduction, Part 1
Texas Talks: Bill O'Neal From the Alamo to San Jacinto, Questions and Answers
Texas Talks: Bill O'Neal on the Alamo Prepares for Battle, Part 2
Texas Talks: Bill O'Neal on the Battle of San Jacinto, Part 6
Texas Talks: Bill O'Neal on the Fall of the Alamo, Part 4
Texas Talks: BIll O'Neal on the Runaway Scrape, Part 5
Texas Talks: Billl O'Neal From the Alamo to San Jacinto, Full Webinar
Texas Talks: Gregg Dimmick discusses the Tensions Regarding the Returning of the Gonzales' Cannon.
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, The TSHA Handbook of Tejano History, Part 1
Texas Talks: The Changing Faces of Fort McKavett, Post Headquarters, Part 5
Texas Tejano Photograph Collection
Texas Time Travel
Texas Treasures
Texas, Its Claims to be Recognised as an Independent Power by Great Britain: Examined in a Series of Letters
Texas, the Home for the Emigrant, from Everywhere
Texas: the rise, progress, and prospects of the Republic of Texas, Vol.2
Texian Heritage Festival
The Alamo
The Alamo
The Alamo
The Alamo
The Alamo and Beyond: A Collector's Journey
The Alamo and the Old Army
The Alamo in Myth and History
The Alamo-Remembering Through Education (4th grade packet)
The Alamo-Remembering Through Education (7th grade packet)
The Alamo: Building a Scale Model (4th grade)
The Alamo: Building a Scale Model (7th grade)
The Alamo: Movie Review and Student Handout
The Arrest of Stephen F. Austin and the Seeds of Texas Independence
The Ballad of the Alamo-Brian Burns
The Battle of San Jacinto
The Battle of San Jacinto
The Battle of San Jacinto (4th grade)
The Battle of San Jacinto (7th grade)
The Battle of the Alamo
The Battle-Field of San Jacinto: An Historical Sketch
The Capitals of Texas
The Civilian and Galveston Gazette
The Convention of 1836: Grievances to Independence
The DBQ Professional Development Workshop Series
The Declaration with Plan and Powers of the Provisional Government of Texas (1836)
The Encyclopedia of Texas, Volume 1
The Eugene C. Barker Texas History Collection
The Evolution of Firearm Combat from Horseback
The Fall of the Alamo; an Historical Drama in Four Acts; Concluded by an Epilogue Entitled, the Battle of San Jacinto
The Germans in Texas; a Study in Immigration
The Goliad Massacre
The Goliad Massacre: 360° Web Film
The History of Greater Dallas and Vicinity, Vol. 1
The Houston Family Album
The Houston Story
The Indian Papers of Texas and the Southwest, 1825-1916
The James F. Perry Papers
The Joseph Bonnell Story (Long Version)
The Joseph Bonnell Story (Short Version)
The Laws of Texas
The Long Expedition
The McArdle Notebooks
The Memoirs of Santa Anna
The Ordinary or Extraordinary Men of the Convention of 1836
The Path to Revolution
The Portable Handbook of Texas
The Saga of Sam McCulloch
The Sam Houston Project
The San Antonio
The Seige of Bexar
The Six Flags of Texas
The Story of Corpus Christi
The Story of Davy Crockett as told by Himself
The Story of Texas Edcator Guide: Second Floor - Building the Lone Star Identity
The Texas Army and the San Jacinto Campaign
The Texas Declaration of Independence
The Texas Navy
The Texas Rangers: From Horses to Helicopters
The Texas Revolution
The Texas Revolution
The Texas Revolution
The Texas Revolution
The Texas Revolution: An Overview
The Treaties of Velasco
The war in Texas; a review of facts and circumstances, showing that this contest is a crusade against Mexico
The Yellow Stone
Translation: Laws, Orders and Contracts, on Colonization, From January 1821, up to 1829
Travis Letter by Willie Nelson
Treaties of Velasco
Triumph and Tragedy: Presidents of the Republic of Texas
True Veterans of Texas. An Account of the Battle of San Jacinto.
TSHA Annual Meeting
Two views on Texas Worksheet
Two Ways of Life
Tyranny on the Southern Plains: Remember the Alamo
UIL-Social Studies
Veteran Bond
Veterans of the Mexican War (Texas Revolution)
Vicente Filisola
Victory Or Death: The Travis Letter Lesson Plan
Washington-on-the-Brazos Texas, in the times of Jim Johnson, now free, then a slave who lived there before the War
Welcome to Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Historic Sites!
When Texas Was Young
Who was Mary Mavrick?
Why We Came: The Immigration Experience Part I
Why We Came: The Immigration Experience Part II
Why We Care About Sam Houston
William B. Travis
William B.Travis and James Butler Bonham
William Barret Travis & Letter from the Alamo, 1836
William Barret Travis's Letter from the Alamo, February 24, 1836
William Goyens
William Pitt Ballinger: Texas Lawyer, Southern Statesman, 1825-1888
Women Across Texas History
Women in 20th Century Texas Politics: From the City Council, to the Governorship, to the U.S. CongresstotheU.S.Congress
Women In Early Texas

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