San Antonio, Alamo, Rivercenter
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San Antonio, in south-central Texas, is at the headwaters of the San Antonio River. One of the largest cities in Texas, San Antonio was founded May 1, 1718 by a Spanish military expedition from Mexico on west bank of the river. By 1731 settlers from the Canary Islands laid out a town near the Spanish fort, and together, with the Mission San Antonio de Valero, also established in 1718, they became known as San Antonio de Béjar. The Mission San Antonio de Valero, later called The Alamo, served as ...
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