Friday, October 17, 2014

Fact of the Day: Tejas

Before becoming a U.S. state, Texas was also its own Republic. Before that Mexico, France, and Spain had control of what is now the State of Texas. 

11 comments:

Margaret D said...

That's interesting.icontinue to learn.

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Interesting! I didn't know that.

Manzanita said...

Yeah, Texas has been used and abused and it appears to be a target once again.

Is that a new profile picture or is my observation getting dim?

Pilar Domínguez said...

I had no idea that Texas in the past was a Republic on its own. Kisses:)

Winnie said...

Oh I had no idea! Seems like Texas has quite an interesting history.

Christine said...

Interesting!

Unknown said...

Cool fact, I had no idea too

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Pat Hatt said...

Seems to like to get passed around

Gloria Baker said...

always we learn here ADam:)

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

interesting!
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stephen Hayes said...

Yep. California was also a republic at one time.