2 I. A Clash of CulturesA. They believed Texas was part of the Louisiana territory, which the United States had bought from France in 1803B. Old Three HundredC. To stop all immigration from the United States into TexasD. Removing the ban on American settlers and making Texas a separate state.
3 II. The Struggle for Independence A. Introduction1. the Battle of Gonzales2. San AntonioB. The Battle of the Alamo1. February 18362. Santa Ana led the Mexican forcesDavy Crockett, Jim Bowie, William Travis were Texan leaders3. they bought Texas needed time.C. Texas declares Its Independence1. American settlers and Tejanos declared independence of Republic of Texas2. the execution of Texans who had surrendered to Mexican troops following the Battle of GoliadD. “Remember the Alamo! Remember Goliad!”
4 III. The Lone Star Republic A. Sam HoustonB. December 29, 1845