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NUESTRA SENORA DEL PILAR DE NACOGDOCHES

Robert Bruce Blake

NUESTRA SEÑORA DEL PILAR DE NACOGDOCHES. Nuestra Señora del Pilar de Nacogdoches was the name bestowed upon the community of Nacogdoches at the time of the first Spanish settlement there in 1716. The name was used throughout the Spanish period but was discontinued with the establishment of Mexican independence in 1821.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 
Bexar Archives, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin. Nacogdoches Archives, Steen Library, Stephen F. Austin State University; Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin; Texas State Archives, Austin.

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Handbook of Texas Online, Robert Bruce Blake, "NUESTRA SENORA DEL PILAR DE NACOGDOCHES," accessed September 20, 2018, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/uen04.

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