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Honoring Texas History: "The Old 300" January 1823

Dateline: January 1823 "The Old 300"

Texas is officially opened to colonization by citizens of the United States.


Stephen F. Austin executed a land grant from Mexico for 300 settlers to colonize Texas. These 300 were known as “the old 300”.

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