The following are among the most referenced of early Texas documents. They have earned a prominent place in the rich history of Texas in the ninteenth century.

Travis’ Appeal from the Alamo
February 24, 1836

Texas Declaration of Independence
March 2, 1836

Treaty of Velasco
(including Spanish transcription)
May 14, 1836

Resolution Annexing Texas to the United States
March 1, 1845

Texas Ordinance of Secession
February 2, 1861