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1519 Pineda map of Texas

Aldeacentenera was a Spanish explorer and was the first to document Texas history.

1537 Cabeza De Vaca

He was appointed in second command in an expedition.

1682 Spaniards establish the first Texas at Corpus Christi de la Ysleta

The first mission. The cosntitution was established by Antonio de Otermin and by Fransisco de Ayeta.

1685 LaSalle establishes Fort Worth St.Louis

Rene Robert Cavelier, Seur de la Salle established the french settlment on the Texas coast.

1718 Founding of San Antonio

Mission San Antonio de Valero was found on May 1st 1718.

1731 East Texas missions are moved to San Antonio

Mission San Juan de Capistrano in 1716 but, was unsuccessful.

1782 Mission San Jose is completed in San Antonio and other missions are built

San Jose was the largest mission in San Antonio and was a viewed model among the Spanish.

1810 Father Hidalgo's speech encourages Mexicans, Texans, and others to fight for independence.

Spain had struck Father Hidalgo in 1809. 

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