If one was interested in the biodata of Stephen F Austin there are a published biography available from Yale University Press (also Amazon), as well as internet based biographies on websites such as wikipedia. There is information available on many websites dedicated to the history of the state of Texas.
There were many benefits for the colonies to establish their own country. Two of the leading factors were taxes and inheritance. Taxation without representation was not something the colonies found economically feasible for them. Also, although the colonies were across the ocean, they had inherited British debt, enemies, laws, and culture. The colonies aimed at establishing an identity of their own.
Stephen F. Austin faced many problems and struggles because: 1st: His plan for a colony was thrown in turmoil by the independence of Mexico from Spain 2nd: He was getting poor, and he had to borrow money and sell his watch. 3rd: Some people acted like an empresario and ripped people off by making them think that they bought land in Austins colony. 4th: He was sent to jail because of Santa Ana.
There are many symbols of the American Revolution. The Sons of Liberty and such groups that opposed the British policies in the colonies; the men who would become our "Founding Fathers" and lead the colonies to victory in the war and then establish the Articles of Confederation and the U.S. Constitution; perhaps the best known symbol, the Declaration of Independence; the many flags(Betsy Ross) of the colonies and the battle flags during the war; the…
Europe established colonies for many simple reasons, including the following: -Power -Expand territory/land -Money from resources/labor -Social Darwinism (belief that Europeans are the superior race; this was only present in the New Age of Imperialism, not the Old Age, which focused on the Americas) -Adventure/exploration -Spread religion
they began to establish colonies and furthermore the french built trading posts in north America's .they trade with many native Americans goods from France in exchange for animal furs. The French built trading posts in North America. They traded with the Native Americans, goods from France, in exchange for animal furs.
The Spanish established colonies in the Americas long before many other European countries because they were the early pioneers (or, pathfinders) in the Age of Exploration. With the inclination and income pertinent for supporting explorers, they sent out teams ready to colonize (and conquer) well before most of their European rivals.
*Stephen F. Austin He was a Texan. Him and many other American settlers were unhappy and upset about taking orders from Mexican officials and having all documents in Spanish. When he goes and talks to the Governor ( i believe it was Santa Anna from Mexico) they throw him into jail claiming that he was starting a rebellion and that he will cause an uproar. After 2 years, he was sent free. From there, Texans…