Brandon writes and records stories about Texas and México.

1.10 - The First Republic of Texas

1.10 - The First Republic of Texas

In 1813, San Antonians declared their independence from Spain. The 1813 Texas Declaration of Independence and the 1813 Texas Constitution show San Antonians drawing from both Hispanic and Anglo legal traditions to develop their own political ideology, shaped by and tailored to the hard realities of the Texas frontier.

Recommended resource:

Acta solemne de la declaracion de la independencia de la america septentrional. CDMX: November 6, 1813.

Constitution of the Independent State of Texas. San Fernando, TX: April 17, 1813.

Constitución política de la monarquía española. Cádiz, Esp: March 19, 1812.

1.11 - The Battle of Medina

1.11 - The Battle of Medina

1.09 - San Antonio Revolts

1.09 - San Antonio Revolts