GENERAL SAM HOUSTON
Patriot and Statesman. The hero of San Jacinto, in whose honor
the City of Houston is named
Young, Samuel Oliver. A thumb-nail history of the city of Houston, Texas, from its founding in 1836 to the year 1912. Houston, Texas. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth24649/. Accessed December 10, 2013.