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founder of the settlements of english-speaking people in Texas when the territory was still part of Mexico
President and Dictator of Mexico that engaged in several military actions against the US including his victory at the Alamo
Lieutenant colonel in the Texas army, he died at the Battle of the Alamo during the Texas Revolution
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
Treaty that ended the Mexican War, granting the U.S. control of Texas, New Mexico, and California in exchange for $15 million
United States educator who introduced reforms that significantly altered the system of public education (1796-1859)
helped care for mentally ill and increase, Rights activist on behalf of mentally ill patients - created first wave of US mental asylums
United States abolitionist who escaped from slavery and became an influential writer and lecturer in the North (1817-1895)
United States abolitionist born a slave on a plantation in Maryland and became a famous conductor on the Underground Railroad leading other slaves to freedom in the North (1820-1913)
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