The Alamo Movie Set in Brackettville
The building of John Wayne's "The Alamo" movie set near Brackettville required more than 1.5 million adobe bricks, all of which were made onsite. The story behind the making of the movie is extremely interesting. I could regurgitate that story here, but Christian Wallace does a much better job of telling it than I ever could in this article:
Remember the Alamo Village!
Beauty is only skin deep but Texas is to the bone.