Flashcards in Spanish Texas Deck (11):
How long did the Spanish occupation of Texas last?
In what way do you see the ongoing significance of the legacy of Spanish Texas?
Do use of Spanish names for hundreds of towns, cities, counties, and geographic features in Texas
What was the first formal municipality in Texas and is one of the 10 largest cities in the US?
How many of the Texas counties bear Hispanic names?
42 out of the 254
Which physiographical features service reminders of Spanish explorers and conquistadors in Texas?
Llano Estacado, Guadalupe Mountains, and padre island
What did Spaniards introduce to Texas?
Numerous European crops, irrigation at San Antonio another mission tights, livestock, and livestock handling techniques
Who initially practiced farming in Texas?
Who expanded and improved farming techniques in Texas?
Spanish missionaries and settlers
What stand as in during monuments to the Franciscans?
The restored missions at San Antonio and Goliad
Who brought the mantle of Christianity to Texas Indians?