WHO THE             HELL              IS            GEORGE           BONNELL?http://www.west-point.org/joseph_bonnell/mt-b...
George Bonnell was a failed newspaperman,incompetent militia leader, and one time author whoarrived in Texas after the War...
George Bonnell was a failed newspaperman,incompetent militia leader, and one time author whoarrived in Texas after the War...
Based on limited research done in 1969, the TexasHistorical Commission maintains that Mount Bonnellwas named for George Bo...
Based on limited research done in 1969, the TexasHistorical Commission maintains that Mount Bonnellwas named for George Bo...
George Bonnell arrived in Texas after the War forIndependence. The Texas Historical Commissionimproperly maintains that he...
George Bonnell wrote a book about Texasgeography. In it he mentions that “above the city ofAustin is a high peak called Mo...
The new research, done by the West Point Society ofCentral Texas proves that Mount Bonnell was reallynamed for Lieutenant ...
Ten years of research done by the West Point Societyof Central Texas proves that Mount Bonnell was reallynamed for Lieuten...
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WHO THE HELL IS GEORGE BONNELL?

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Highlights the failure of the Texas Historical Commission to consider new evidence proving that Mount Bonnell in Austin Texas was named for Hero of the Texas War for Independence Joseph Bonnell, not failed newspaperman George Bonnell.

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WHO THE HELL IS GEORGE BONNELL?

  1. 1. WHO THE HELL IS GEORGE BONNELL?http://www.west-point.org/joseph_bonnell/mt-bonnell_narrative_history
  2. 2. George Bonnell was a failed newspaperman,incompetent militia leader, and one time author whoarrived in Texas after the War for Independence andbriefly lived in Austin. Lieutenant Joseph Bonnell wasan officer in the Texas Army, friend of Sam Houston,colleague of Albert Sidney Johnston, and a Hero ofthe War for Texas Independence.http://www.west-point.org/joseph_bonnell/mt-bonnell_narrative_history
  3. 3. George Bonnell was a failed newspaperman,incompetent militia leader, and one time author whoarrived in Texas after the War for Independence andbriefly lived in Austin. Based on limited researchdone in 1969, the Texas Historical Commissionmaintains that Mount Bonnell was named forGeorge Bonnell.http://www.west-point.org/joseph_bonnell/mt-bonnell_narrative_history
  4. 4. Based on limited research done in 1969, the TexasHistorical Commission maintains that Mount Bonnellwas named for George Bonnell. Ten years ofadditional research prove conclusively that the THCis wrong.http://www.west-point.org/joseph_bonnell/mt-bonnell_narrative_history
  5. 5. Based on limited research done in 1969, the TexasHistorical Commission maintains that Mount Bonnellwas named for George Bonnell. Ten years ofadditional research prove conclusively that the THC iswrong. The new research is endorsed by the TexasState Historical Association, the director of the TexasMilitary Forces Museum, and the President of theMoses Austin Chapter of the Sons of the Republic ofTexas.http://www.west-point.org/joseph_bonnell/mt-bonnell_narrative_history
  6. 6. George Bonnell arrived in Texas after the War forIndependence. The Texas Historical Commissionimproperly maintains that he fought in the war.http://www.west-point.org/joseph_bonnell/sites/default/files/GeorgeBonnellVoucher.pdf
  7. 7. George Bonnell wrote a book about Texasgeography. In it he mentions that “above the city ofAustin is a high peak called Mount Bonnell.”He made no claim that the mountain was named forhim.http://www.west-point.org/joseph_bonnell/mt-bonnell_narrative_history
  8. 8. The new research, done by the West Point Society ofCentral Texas proves that Mount Bonnell was reallynamed for Lieutenant Joseph Bonnell, an officer inthe Texas Army, friend of Sam Houston, colleague ofAlbert Sidney Johnston, and a Hero of the War forTexas Independence.http://www.west-point.org/joseph_bonnell/mt-bonnell_narrative_history
  9. 9. Ten years of research done by the West Point Societyof Central Texas proves that Mount Bonnell was reallynamed for Lieutenant Joseph Bonnell, an officer inthe Texas Army, friend of Sam Houston, colleague ofAlbert Sidney Johnston, and Hero of the War forTexas Independence.The Texas Historical Commission refuses to hold ahearing of the new evidence.http://www.west-point.org/joseph_bonnell/mt-bonnell_narrative_history

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