The above building, often referred to as the first capitol of Texas, was
but one of several used by the Congress and government of the Republic
of Texas at Columbia in 1836.
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Texas State Historical Association. The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 48, July 1944 - April, 1945. Austin, Texas. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth146055/. Accessed December 21, 2013.