Sam Houston

There were 4 presidents who resided over the Republic of Texas: David G. Burnet, Sam Houston (serving two nonconsecutive terms), Mirabeau B. Lamar, and Anson Jones. Choose one of these men to research and discuss.
The following link will help you get started on your research: 
In your essay, begin by discussing the early life of the man you choose, with more focus on his background in Texas. Discuss his presidency, including the elections, political views, issues they faced, how they dealt with those issues, failures, and accomplishments. Explain whether their presidency was overall a failure or success. 
Your discussion should be at least 500 words. Make sure to include an introduction, body paragraphs, and a strong conclusion restating the main points discussed in your essay. Your discussion must include images to enhance and illustrate your essay. Please do not use direct quotes from your sources, and there is no need to cite sources within your work, just list them at the end in a works cited. All sources need to be listed at the end of your essay. Your textbook must be used and cited as a source, including page numbers used.