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Great on the Battle of Buena Vista...
Item # 633006
April 22, 1847
NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 22, 1847
* Battle of Buena Vista
* General Zachary Taylor
* Mexican-American War
A great issue as nearly half of the front page is taken up with: "Battle of Buena Vista" "General Taylor's Detailed Report" signed by him in type: Z. Taylor. Taylor's 4800 inexperienced volunteers managed a victory of Santa Anna's army of 15,000 men. Also on the ftpg: "Further From Vera Cruz".
Page 2 has a detailed report; "Official--From New Mexico" taking close to two columns. Pg. 3 has: "The Capture of Alvarado" "Later From Vera Cruz" & other items on the Mexican War.
Four pages, good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War