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Museum at the Alamo
Format Postcard
Description 2 pages
Language English
City, State San Antonio, TX
Subject Fine Arts
Notes Erected in 1718 as a church and fortress, it became the symbol of Texas independence. During the Texas-Mexican Independence War in 1836, it was defended and lost to the last Texan. Soon "Remember the Alamo" became synonymous with Texas independence.
Collection James R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
Contributor Princeton Theological Seminary
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