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Categories: Disambiguation The town of Álamos in the state of Sonora, Mexico, was founded in the late 17th century following discoveries of copper mines in the region. ... This article is about the Mexican state of Sonora. ...
The Battle of the Alamo was a 19th Century battle between the Republic of Mexico and the rebel Texian forces during the Texas Revolution.
But, as part of the terms of the agreement, Cos was also forced to surrender the public property of Béxar; 500 muskets, 21 pieces of artillery, military supplies and the ammunition stocks in the town.
In the United States at the time, the siege of the Alamo was seen as a battle of American settlers against Mexicans, but many of the ethnic Mexicans in Texas (called Tejanos) in fact sided with the rebellion.
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