top of page

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”.


The Old 300 FrogLube FrogBlog Texas History


Further reading:



19 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

A "more perfect union"?

American exceptionalism is clearly stated in the Constitution's opening phrase. "We the People of the United States, in Order to form a...

bottom of page