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An Interwoven Legacy:

Che Guerra holds a Spanish oil-on-copper retablo at Nuevo Santander Gallery.

A South Texas Story:

Antonio López de Santa Anna, the Mexican military leader who coined himself “the Napoleon of the West,” is well-remembered for his role in the fight for Mexico’s independence from Spain and for defeating Texan soldiers at the Battle of the Alamo. Less than a month later, his forces were defeated at the Battle of San Jacinto and the next day he was discovered by Texans hiding in a swamp dressed in a private’s uniform.

 

What we’re doing right now is loaning more than 50 items to the museum that have to do mainly with the Spanish colonial period in South Texas,” Jose said. “What we’re trying to do is tell the story of the West, the whole story, pre-Alamo.

Nuevo Santander Gallery

Beyond the cowboy

McAllen Chamber announces McAllen's Man & Woman of the Year 2012

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A Peaceful World At Nuevo Santander

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