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6 edition of An account of the battle of San Jacinto... found in the catalog.

An account of the battle of San Jacinto...

by James Washington Winters

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Published in Austin, Tex .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsF390 .W78
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22843106M
LC Control Numberunk80007818

The field is gained, the battle won The close of day, the set of sun Sees Texas free, her race begun. The "Lone Star" of Texas arose in dim luster at Washington town, March 2, San Jacinto gave it effulgenceto shine with increasing radiance as the years roll by. It is the Star of Empire. The important dates used for land grants were: the date of the battle of Gonzales, Oct. 2, , the day the Declaration of Independence was signed, March 3, , the date of the battle of San Jacinto Ap and Oct. 1, , a date set by the Republic Legislature. My other ancestor, John Hunter Herndon, arrived in Texas on Jan. 15,

  San Jacinto Battleground Archeology - Texas Parks and Wildlife [Official] The Battle of San Jacinto - Duration: The Daughters of the Republic of Te views. The Battle of San Jacinto. Various learning activities are available to help teachers bring history to life. This Primary Source Adventure (PSA) details the pivotal point of the Texas Revolution: The Battle of San Jacinto. Without this victory, the Texas Revolution would have failed.

San Jacinto Museum of History. San Jacinto Monument. Tex. Emil Hurja Collection of Texana. Check list of manuscripts, including a transcript of A letter from the battleground, an eyewitness account of the Battle of San Jacinto. [Houston] San Jacinto Museum of History Assn., [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. The San Jacinto Monument is a foot-high (meter) column located on the Houston Ship Channel in unincorporated Harris County, Texas, United States, near the city of monument is topped with a ton star that commemorates the site of the Battle of San Jacinto, the decisive battle of the Texas monument, constructed between and and dedicated on Location: Harris County, Texas.


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An account of the battle of San Jacinto.. by James Washington Winters Download PDF EPUB FB2

A painstaking and precise account of the San Jacinto campaign.A definitive work on the Texas campaign following the Alamo and is not a Texas hero-worshipping or Texas-bashing book. It is a detailed work of history and, like all history, it is neither black nor book collection of the Texas Revolution should be considered /5(23).

General Santa Anna's Official Account of the Battle of San Jacinto, copied by McArdle Page 1 of 2 Typewritten version Handbook of Texas article An account of the battle of San Jacinto.

book Antonio López de Santa Anna Jump to: Select a notebook page ( items)1- Picture of Dan Moody2- Letter, Dan Moody to Ruskin McArdle, August Letter of transmittal4- Foreword5- Draft of the painting concept (handwritten)6- San. An account of the Battle of San Jacinto written by Sam Houston and sent to David G.

Burnett, President of the Republic of Texas. Cover title. "Presented for. account of the battle of San J-acinto. The following are the official documents of Major general Sam Houston, commander in chief of the Texian army, together with the names of the brave men who participated in the celebrated battle of San Jacinto.

'Tis but justice that they should be publisled to the world as bright examplesAuthor: Sam Houston, David Gouverneur Burnett, J.

Winters. The Battle of San Jacinto (Spanish: Batalla de San Jacinto), fought on Apin present-day Harris County, Texas, was the decisive battle of the Texas by General Sam Houston, the Texian Army engaged and defeated General Antonio López de Santa Anna's Mexican army in a fight that lasted just 18 minutes.

A detailed, first-hand account of the battle was written by General Location: Near modern La Porte, Texas. San Jacinto 25th April President of the Republic of Texas.

I regret extremely that my situation since the Battle. of the 21st has been such as to prevent my rendering you my official. report of the same previous to this time. I have the honor to inform you that on the evening of the 18th.

Inst after a forced march of fifty five miles. the battle of San Jacinto, as seen from the other side of the battle-field. In this, the third edition of the above account, I have added thereto Santa Anna's official report of the battle to the Mexican Government in. Battle of San Jacinto, (Ap ), defeat of a Mexican army of about 1,–1, men under Antonio López de Santa Anna by about men (mostly recent American arrivals in Texas) led by Gen.

Sam Houston. Fought along the San Jacinto River, near the site of what was to be the city of Houston, the battle ensured the success of American. The Battle of San Jacinto is exactly about that, in 49 pages.

The book gives just enough information about the events leading up to this battle to understand what was going on, and then delves into the battle itself. The description of the minute battle was so /5. Battle of San Jacinto: April From March to May, Mexican forces once again occupied the Alamo.

For the Texans, the Battle of the Alamo became a. An account of the battle of San Jacinto. [Winters from old catalog, James Washington] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An account of the battle of San Jacinto/5(2). Part of the inscription on the base of the San Jacinto Monument reads: "Measured by its results, San Jacinto was one of the decisive battles of the world." James W.

Pohl, a noted military historian, tells the exciting story of the pivotal battle of the Texas Revolution.

It was the decisive eighteen-minute Battle of San Jacinto where the famous words "Remember the Alamo!" were first shouted. In Eighteen Minutes, Stephen L. Moore describes the momentous battle that established the independent Lone Star Republic.

Told largely through the eyes of the participants Brand: Taylor Trade Publishing. It was the decisive eighteen-minute Battle of San Jacinto where the famous words "Remember the Alamo!" were first shouted.

In Eighteen Minutes, Stephen L. Moore describes the momentous battle that established the independent Lone Star Republic. Told largely through the eyes of the participants, the recollections included here are words from over Texan and Mexican soldiers. Another Account Battle of San Jacinto Ap In his book, Masons In Texas, History and Influence toDr.

James D. Carter holds another view: “It may be that Masons saved the life of Santa Anna but if so, they did not act because he made claim to their mercy as Masons.

For more information on the Battle of San Jacinto, and events in Texas history leading up to the battle, check out the following titles. They are available in many public, college, and university libraries, and some of them are currently in print and may be easily purchased.

San Jacinto Museum March 31 at AM This wooden stereoscope with stereograph holder and handle is a favorite of staff member Jessica H.; it was designed to give a 3-D appearance to the image shown in two almost identical photographs on a card, after the card is slipped into the metal wire holders/5().

The Battle of San Jacinto Henry Arthur McArdle (June 9, – Febru ) was an American painter of French and Irish ancestry. He was born in Belfast, Ireland [1] on June 9,and immigrated as a teenager to the U.S. state of Maryland, where he studied at the Maryland Institute College of : June 9,Belfast, Ireland.

Henry Wax Karnes (September 8, – Aug ) was notable as a soldier and figure of the Texas Revolution, as well as the commander of General Sam Houston's "Spy Squad" at the Battle of San Jacinto.

Both Karnes County and Karnes City, its county seat, are named after him. The Battle of San Jacinto (Filipino: Labanan sa San Jacinto, Spanish: Batalla de San Jacinto) was a battle during the Philippine–American War fought on Novemin San Jacinto, Pangasinan, Philippines, between the Filipinos and the United on: San Jacinto, Pangasinan, Philippines.

San Jacinto Battleground Conservancy, Houston, TX. likes. The SJBC is dedicated to the preservation and protection of San Jacinto Battleground.5/5(1).SAN JACINTO DAY – April Nina was asked to speak at the commemorative ceremony for San Jacinto Day on Ap It was an inspiring ceremony, and per tradition, the speech lasted precisely 18 minutes - just like the final battle for Texas Independence.On an April afternoon inthe Battle of San Jacinto took place just east of what is today Houston, Texas.

With that clash, a crucial phase of the westward expansion of the United States began. That single, swift, and surprising confrontation - amidst the cries of "Remember the Alamo!

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