December 14 in San Antonio history…

1837
The Texas Legislature approved the incorporation of the city of San Antonio.  The city had previously been known as Presidio San Antonio de Béxar and the Villa of San Fernando de Béxar.

1889
San Antonio Football Club plays game on Government Hill. Eugene Schoch elected secretary and treasurer of the club. (First recorded football game in San Antonio.)

1891
Acequia Street is renamed Main Avenue.

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