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First Lone Star Flag of Texas, created by Sarah Dodson, whose husband was a member of the Texas Volunteers during the siege of San Antonio


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Take that people who use the excuse "it's our heritage" (because first off, if you're really saying that, you're saying you're proud to be descended from people who committed treason and went to war because they were told that they can't own another human being anymore)


The Six National Flags of Texas Six national flags have flown over Texas since the first European exploration of the region by Cortez in 1519. Read about all six.....

Laredo, Texas - Laredo has the distinction of flying seven flags (the Flag of the Republic of the Rio Grande in addition to the Six Flags of Texas). Founded in 1755, Laredo grew from a villa to the capital of the brief Republic of the Rio Grande to the largest inland port on the United States-Mexican Border. Today, it has four international bridges and one railway bridge.

Keep Texas Wild (Children's magazine from Texas Parks and Wildlife) "wild" state symbols - March 2010 (.pdf)