Col. Thomas T. "Ty" Smith -"The Alamo and Th Old Army" - Presented at the 2013 Save Texas History Symposium
Texas General Land Office
A presentation by Dr. Stephen Hardin titled "The Alamo in Myth and History," given at the 2013 Texas General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium.
Presentation by Alwyn Barr titled "The Seige of Bexas" at the 2013 Texas General Land Office, Save Texas History Symposium.
Dr. Robert Maberry - 2012 Save Texas History Symposium Civil War Battle Flags
Presentation by Dr. Rick McCaslin on Texas in the Civil War given at the 2012 Texas General Land Office's Save Texas History Symposium.
Dr. Don Frazier gives the presentation "Union Plans for Texas" at the 2012 Texas General Land Office's Save Texas History Symposium.
Ed Cotham - 2012 Save Texas History Symposium Battle on the Bay: The Civil War struggle for Galveston
Dr. Alexander Mendoza & Dr. Jerry Thompson Tejanos and the Civil War - 2012 Save Texas History Symposium
This lesson uses information from the Great Military Map of Texas to identify and research little known or forgotten forts and camps in Texas history. Students research a specific fort or camp and share their findings with the class. The class will then make assumptionsm about how these encampments contributed to the settlemnt of Texas.
The story of a soldier of African descent, reported to be the first person wounded in the Texas Revolution, who fought not only for an independent Texas, but also for citizenship and land rights.