Texas Life Lesson 3 chapter 10

10 Fact's!!😊😄🍉🌴🦄🦊🙈🐻🐼🐨🐮🦋

1. Land speculators- people who bought large amounts of land in hopes of making profits

Texas farmers mostly grew food for their own needs but sometimes they would make a small cash crop

Because the road were so bad rivers were mostly used for transporting goods and people.

The lack of good transportation system slowed down the growth of businesses in towns in the Republic.

The Texas people didn't just do work they enjoyed fun events, that's where Theodore Gentilz came and because he was a French painter in surveyor.

Denominations- organized religious groups of similar beliefs

Catholic is a remain the dominant religion in Galveston, San Antonio, and Tejano communities along the Rio grande.

Churches and temples served as the religious and social centers of Texas communities.

Circuit rider- traveling preacher

Academies- Schools that offer classes at the high school level

Houston was the only town in the republic to have a public school in the 1840's.

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