"To Whom Was This Sacrifice Useful?":
The Texas Revolution and the Narrative of José Enrique de la Peña
The Briscoe Center for American History exhibition "'To Whom Was This Sacrifice Useful?': The Texas Revolution and the Narrative of José Enrique de la Peña," showcases examples from the Center's archival collections relating to the history of the Texas Revolution. Items included in this online exhibit are the Dolph and Janey Briscoe Alamo Daguerreotype, which is the earliest datable photograph taken in Texas; the battle plan at the Alamo; and the Texas Declaration of Independence.
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