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Apr 6, 2009 - Texas Independence

This will be my final Texas history entry for awhile. I can say that with complete confidence since we will be leaving Texas in two days!! Now you will just have deal with my Louisiana, Alabama and Georgia entries.... Today found us heading out to Washington on the Brazos State Historical Site. Also referred to as the Birthplace of Texas. It was in early March of 1863 that 59 men gathered here to hammer out the Texas Declaration of Independence. Modeled after the U.S. Declaration of Independence the Texas document would be signed just days...

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