TEKS Expectation 4.3D

4.3D Describe the successes, problems, and organizations of the Republic of Texas such as the establishment of a constitution, economic struggles, relations with American Indians, and the Texas Rangers.
Belongs to Statement 4.3: The student understands the importance of the Texas Revolution, the Republic of Texas, and the annexation of Texas to the United States.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

Title
Letter from James Cramp, December 12, 1835
#100 Circular to the Public from Council
A Brave Boy and a Good Soldier: John C. C. Hill and the Texas Expedition to Mier
A History of Smith County, Texas
A History of the French Legation in 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 Southern Community in Crisis: Harrison County, Texas, 1850-1880
A Texas Scrap-book
A Texas Scrap-Book: Made Up of the History, Biography, and Miscellany of Texas and Its People
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
A Witness to Westward Expansion
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
Annexation Debate to State
Annotated Typescript of Biography of Galveston Founder Michel Branamour Menard
Arnie Armadillo and the Texas Heroes - Samuel 'Sam' Houston
Austin Treasures-Online Exhibits
BATTLE FOR TEXAS: The Experience
Bet You Didn't Know: Texas
Biographical Encyclopedia of Texas
Carlos Espalier
Celtaire String Band - Living History through Music & the Military
Certified Copy of Stephen F. Austin's Second Empresario Contract
Colonial Challenges Austin Faced
Colonization Through Annexation
Comparing the American and Texas Revolutions
Contours of Discovery: Printed Maps Delineating the Texas and Southwestern Chapters in the Cartographic History of North America
Copy of the Constitution of the Republic of Texas, March 17, 1836
Dallas
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
Dickinson, Susanna Wilkerson
Discourse on Slavery and the Annexation of Texas
Documents of Texas History
Donated Maps Help Save Texas History and Illustrate Early American Independence
Dr. John McNeill Stewart Medical Log, 1836
Draft of letter from Valentin Gomez Farias to General Adrian Woll, Noveber 22, 1844
Edwin Ward Moore
El Mesquite
Encountering Texas: 1846-56
Erasmo and Juan Seguin
Esparza, Enrique
Evacuation of Texas: Translation of the Representation Addressed to the Supreme Government
Famous Gunfighters and Feuds
Fear, Force, and Leather: The Texas Prison System
Financing the Texas Revolution
From San Antonio to the Panhandle: Texas Pioneer Women
Galveston: A History and a Guide
General Antonio López de Santa Anna
Giants of Texas History Online Exhibit
Guide for Lesson Plans: Excerpts from Curriculum Guide for Texas History
Handbook of African American Texas
Handbook of Texas Online
Historical Map Collection
History of Texas: from Its First Settlement in 1685 to Its Annexation to the United States in 1846, Volume 1
History of the Revolution in Texas
How to Conquer Texas, Before Texas Conquers Us
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
Introduction to Stephen F. Austin
Introduction to the Tavern Stage of Texas Gunfights
Introduction to the Tavern Stage of Texas Gunfights
James Bowie's Mexican Land Grant Application, 1830
Jean Stuntz
John Coffee Hays
Jose Francisco Ruiz
Juan Antonio Padilla
Laws of the Republic of Texas. Volume 01.
Laws of the Republic of Texas. Volume 02.
Laws of the Republic of Texas. Volume 03.
Lesson Ideas for A Destined Conflict Lesson Plan
Letter from Moreau Forrest to Mary Forrest, Houston, Texas, August 23, 1837
Letters, Relating to the History of Annexation
List of Claims Against the Late Republic of Texas, 1854
Lone Star Leadership Academy
Lonestar Texas Rangers Academy
Lorenzo de Zavala
Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary
Making Cents of Independence
Manifest Destiny and the Texas Revolution
Mary Maverick and Texas History—Part 2
McKinney Falls: The Ranch Home of Thomas F. McKinney, Pioneer Texas Entrepreneur
Memorial and Biographical History of Ellis County
Mexican Texas to Independence
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 4
Mier Expedition
Mind Missions - 4th grade workbook
Mirabeau B. Lamar Travel Journal, 1835
More Famous Gunfights and Locations
Moses and Stephen F. Austin in Texas
My Confession: Recollections of a Rogue
Negotiating for Peace With Mexico
New Texas History Movies
Notable Texas Landmarks
Peg Leg: The Improbable Life of a Texas Hero, Thomas William Ward, 1807-1872
Placido Benavides
Polk orders American troops into disputed territory
Presidents of the Republic of Texas
Rangers and the Texas Revolution Lesson Plan (Grade 7)
Ravens Journey - A Musical
Real History....Real People
Relief Map of Texas-1857
Republic of Texas
Republic of Texas
Rowe-Barr Collection of Texas Currency
Sam Houston
Sam Houston at San Jacinto
Sam Houston: American Statesman, Soldier, and Pioneer
Sam Houstons Texans
Sea of Mud: Mexican Army after San Jacinto
Shelby County: The Regulator Moderator War
Sidney Sherman
Sons of the DeWitt Colony, Texas
Southwestern Historical Quarterly 1897-1997
Stagecoaching in Texas
Stephen F. Austin
Stephen F. Austin in Texas
Stephen F. Austin: Empresario of Texas: Texas Talk Questions and Answers
Stories of Texas Women: Flag Makers of the Texas Revolution
Telling Our Stories: Grayson County Reminiscences: the First 150 years, 1846-1996
Texas 175: A Dozen Documents That Made A Difference
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 Annexation: United We Stand
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas Experiences: Mexican-American Heritage
Texas Forts
Texas History Snippets Interactive Map: Roads and Places of the Texas Revolution
Texas Originals: Albert Horton Foote Jr.
Texas Originals: Amon G. Carter
Texas Originals: Charles Goodnight
Texas Originals: Dominique and John De Menil
Texas Originals: Edna Ferber
Texas Originals: Ima Hogg
Texas Originals: John Biggers
Texas Originals: Jovita González
Texas Originals: Minnie Fisher Cunningham
Texas Originals: Norris Wright Cuney
Texas Originals: Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Originals: Sam Houston
Texas Originals: Susanna Dickinson
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 Reader Biography Set - Digital Version
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: Q and 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: 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. 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, Companias Volantes, Part 4
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Emma Tenayuca, Part 5
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Jose de la luz Saenz, Part 3
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Mexican Independence, Part 6
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, The Tejano Monument, Part 2
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, The TSHA Handbook of Tejano History, Part 1
Texas Treasures
Texas, Its Claims to be Recognised as an Independent Power by Great Britain: Examined in a Series of Letters
Texas: Its Geography, Natural History and Topography
Texas: the rise, progress, and prospects of the Republic of Texas, Vol.2
The Alamo
The Alamo and the Old Army
The Alamo in Myth and History
The Alamo: Movie Review and Student Handout
The Archives War
The Arrest of Stephen F. Austin and the Seeds of Texas Independence
The Butterfield Overland Mail in Texas
The Encyclopedia of Texas, Volume 1
The Evolution of Early "Six Shooter" Technology
The Evolution of Firearm Combat from Horseback
The French Legation in Texas
The History of Greater Dallas and Vicinity, Vol. 1
The History of Texas: Or, the Emigrants, Farmers and Politicians Guide to the Character, Climate, Soil and Productions ...
The Houston Story
The Joseph Bonnell Story (Long Version)
The Joseph Bonnell Story (Short Version)
The Memoirs of Santa Anna
The Mier Expedition
The Mier Expedition: The Drawing of the Black Bean
The Old Red Museum of Dallas County History and Culture School Group Visits
The Portable Handbook of Texas
The Republic of Texas
The Saga of Sam McCulloch
The Samuel May Williams Home: The Life and Neighborhood of an Early Galveston Entrepreneur
The Scouting Expeditions of McCullochs Texas Rangers
The Seige of Bexar
The Story of Corpus Christi
The Story of Texas Edcator Guide: Second Floor - Building the Lone Star Identity
The Texas Rangers: From Horses to Helicopters
The Texas Republic: A Social and Economic History
The Texas Revolution
The Texas Revolution: An Overview
The Treaties of Velasco
The US-Mexican War
The war in Texas; a review of facts and circumstances, showing that this contest is a crusade against Mexico
Through Unexplored Texas
To Become a Texian
Translation: Laws, Orders and Contracts, on Colonization, From January 1821, up to 1829
Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo
Triumph and Tragedy: Presidents of the Republic of Texas
Two views on Texas Worksheet
Vicente Filisola
William Pitt Ballinger: Texas Lawyer, Southern Statesman, 1825-1888
Women In Early Texas

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