Skip To Content.
Skip to Page Navigation.
Skip to Page Sub-Navigation.
This kind of portable glass lantern would have been widely used on the Spanish frontier, including Texas. This particular lantern was used in the 2005 Alamo movie.
Navigation for Save Texas History
Treasures of the Vault
Visit The Archives
This Week In Texas History
Sub-Navigation for Save Texas History
The Land Office
The Texas General Land Office
1.800.998.4GLO (4456) www.savetexashistory.org
A broad fighting knife introduced by Rezin Bowie of Louisiana, brother of Alamo defender Jim Bowie.