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Susanna Dickinson, Survivor Of The Battle of the Alamo

Posted on One of the few survivors of the Battle of the Alamo. As the smoke was still rising from the mission, Mexican General Santa Ana dispatched Dickinson to the city of Gonzales to warn fellow Texians of the strength of the Mexican forces, sparking the "Runaway Scrape."

Texas Originals

Américo Paredes

Posted on He is regarded as one of the foremost Mexican American scholars of the twentieth century.