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Dawn at the Alamo

Mrs. Alsbury's Story Proving "Old Candelaria" a Fraud

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Handbook of Texas article on Juana Navarro Alsbury

Handbook of Texas article on Andrea Castañón Villanueva (Candelaria)

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Old Candelaria a fraud?

Yoakum 1-8-70

Martin Veramendi

a resident of San Antonio

a man of liberal principles.

Elected vice Governor 1830.

            Bowie had married his daughter

before this time. Sent by him to

Saltillo to establish cotton and woolen

factory. Legislature naturalized

& granted a charter. more important

events - stopped - movement.

A niece adopted daughter - Mrs

Alsbury - nurse - Bowie

in Alamo.

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