Monday, April 4, 2011

April 4 in San Antonio history...

1883
Mr. Albert Maverick proposes shortly to build a large hotel worthy of the city of San Antonio at the corner of Alamo Plaza and Houston street.

1900
The Carnegie free library is to be located in this city, it was announced.

1920
A petrified mastodon tusk weighing 15 1/2 pounds and estimated by geologists to be more than 4 million years old was found in Live Oak County last week.

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