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ENGL 1302: Writing about the Alamo: Get started here

The Alamo (what else?)

Image via UNT's Portal to Texas History, from the collection at Star of the Republic Museum

Remember: most books on the Alamo in this library are on the 2nd floor, in the area with call numbers that start F390.

Useful for finding primary and secondary sources

Sometimes finding sources will involve search words that you wouldn't initially think of. Here are some that are useful for this topic:

ALAMO (San Antonio, Tex.) -- Siege, 1836  |  Heritage tourism or cultural tourism  |   Cultural Property  |  Tourism--Marketing  |  Mexican Americans -- History  |  Texas -- Social conditions -- 20th century  |   Authenticity  Monuments