Monday, April 19, 2021

Events & News

Categories

February 24 in San Antonio history...

1836
The Texans in the Alamo are summoned by Santa Anna to surrender.  He is answered by a cannon shot. Colonel William Barrett Travis writes his famous “Victory or Death” letter from the Alamo.

1928KTSA
Radio station KTSA (“Kum To San Antonio”) goes on the air (right).

1985
San Antonians are given their first look at the newly refurbished Municipal Auditorium after completion of a two-year renovation project.  The building was gutted in 1979 by a fire started by a workman’s cigarette.

Print
Categories: Texana
Rate this article:
No rating