Browsing All posts tagged under »The Alamo«

Connecting a signed book with an actor, the Alamo, the Shenandoah… and Lincoln

March 5, 2015 by


With what has become an unintentional series of “every other year” posts (see here from 2011, and here, from 2013) about the Alamo, since 2011… the timing seemed right for this post… Just this past year, I was looking to add a book to my collection… one written by John Pendleton Kennedy (1795-1870) that might also […]

Remember the Alamo! 175 years ago today.

March 6, 2011 by


There was, indeed, a Robert Moore in the Alamo when it fell, 175 years ago today. I remember reading his name on the list of those lost there, when I visited that sacred ground in Texas, a few years ago. I doubt that the Alamo’s Robert B. Moore is any relation(*), but he was born […]


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