Babe of the Alamo - Gonzales, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 29° 30.140 W 097° 27.206
14R E 649911 N 3264638
Quick Description: Mural depicting Susanna Dickinson and her baby Angelina who survived the battle at the Alamo.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 3/6/2021 7:25:24 AM
Waymark Code: WM13X8V
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
Gonzales Inquirer

"An artist's interpretation of a larger-than-life Susanna Dickinson and her baby girl Angelina Elizabeth, "The Babe of The Alamo", as they fled the destruction of The Alamo to make an arduous journey back to Gonzales with dreadful news.

After the fall of the Alamo and the deaths of many men, including Dickinson's husband Almaron Dickinson, it was recorded that she and her baby Angelina "The Babe of the Alamo" returned to Gonzales carrying a letter of warning, which sparked the counter attack that eventually won Texas independence."

City: Gonzales

Location Name: Josephine Peck Building

Artist: Mez Data

Date: 10/27/2017

Media: Painted on Stucco

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