Relations with Natives: He wanted to keep peace at all costs.
Relations with Mexico Mexico finally recognizes Texas as an independent country and no longer disputes the southern border.
Relations with US Opposed Annexation even though most Texans will vote to join the United States.
Financial Issues: Large Debt because he does not curb spending.
Contributions: He is the final president of the Republic of Texas.
Other: He was a Doctor before becoming president, but after leaving he will commit suicide due to depression.
Unit Divider Directions: Using your notes fill in the Texas Flag Unit Divider. For David Burnet tell me what kind of president he was. (this goes in the star) For Houston, Lamar, and Jones tell me what they wanted in their presidency and what made them different from each other.
Man Divided HOMEWORK – Due Monday, Jan. 9 Houston and Lamar: HEAD – How were they going to solve TX’s problems? MOUTH – What were their messages to the people? HEART – What was most important to them? HAND – What tools were they most fond of? LEG - What actions did they take? FOOT – Where did they lead TX? Color the People to represent who they were!