The Greatest Colonizer

Don Jose de Escandon

Map of Nuevo Santander

Introduction

Background

Military Career

Establishing Towns

Home in Santander (Jimenez)

The End of Escandon's Dream

Bibliography

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by Linda Lugo & Sandra Tumberlinson BCMS teachers

Entire text taken from Roots By The River, The Valley's Earliest Pioneers by Minnie Gilbert of San Benito

and

The Escandon Settlement of Nueva Espana by Lyman D. Platt, Ph.D.