When did the capital of Texas Houston move to Austin?
in history class, need help!
The capital of Texas moved from Houston to Austin in 1839. Due to a Lady pointing a cannon at President Mirabeau B. Lamar of The Republic of Texas in Waterloo or "Austin" and making him change the capital to Waterloo and Renamed it Austin.
The capital of Texas moved from Houston to Austin in 1839. It was moved by President Mirabeau B. Lamar. You can get some more details about this city on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Austin,_Texas.