History of the revolution in Texas, particularly of the war of 1835 & '36; together with the latest geographical, topographical, and statistical accounts of the country, from the most authentic sources. Also, an appendix. By the Rev. C. Newell. Page: 8 of 227
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Difficulties at Monclova, and their results. Sale of 44 leagues
of Land, and its result, in the Dispersion, by the Troops of the
General Government, of the Legislature at Monclova, and the
effects of the same in Texas. Peaceable Disposition of a
Majority of the Colonists . .. page 37
The Immediate Causes of the War which commenced in 1835.
Affair of Thompson. Appearance and Address of Gen. Austin.
Order of Gen. Cos for the Arrest of Zavala and others.
Order from the same Officer, requiring the Citizens of certain
Towns in Texas to deliver up their Arms. Plan adopted by
the Texans. Circulars conveying Intelligence of the Approach
of a Hostile Force under Gen. Cos, and making public
a Letter from the Minister of Interior Relations in Mexico.
Remarks upon the Letter. Battle near Gonzales. . . 45
Prompt and Spirited Movements of the Texans. Appointment
of Samuel Houston as General of Department. Opinions of
Zavala. Interest manifested in New Orleans in behalf of
Texas. Taking of Goliad. General Council. Meeting of
the Consultation. Address of Hon. B. T. Archer. Election
of Governor and Lieut. Governor. Address of Gov. Smith. 55
Siege and Capture of Bexar by the Texans. . . . . 67
Gen. Houston appointed Commander-in-Chief. Acts of the
Provisional Government. Decree of the General Congress of
Mexico of the 3d of October. Sympathy of the People of the
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Newell, Chester. History of the revolution in Texas, particularly of the war of 1835 & '36; together with the latest geographical, topographical, and statistical accounts of the country, from the most authentic sources. Also, an appendix. By the Rev. C. Newell., book, 1838; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth6109/m1/8/: accessed June 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .