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Established by the republic of texas immediately after the texas revolution in 1836, the position of land commissioner predates the position of governor and other. Santa anna and the texas revolution on september 29, 1835, a detachment of the mexican army arrived in gonzales, texas, a mexican state, to confiscate a cannon. Answer it was both, and it also was prompted by the texican need for slavery to operate and compete in the cotton trade and slavery was forbidden by the mexican.
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