March 8: Today in Texas History #txhx

On this day in 1836, James W. Fannin celebrated the news of the signing of the Texas Declaration of Independence by raising a flag with the words “Liberty or Death” in Goliad, Texas.

“Texas will again lift it’s head and stand among the nations. It ought to do so, for no country upon the globe can compare with it in natural advantages.” ~ Sam Houston, President of the Republic of Texas

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