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Great on the surrender of Vera Cruz...
Item # 688239
April 17, 1847
DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 17, 1847
* Mexican–American War
* Siege of Veracruz (surrender)
Page 2 begins with: "The Surrender of Vera Cruz" which has a fine account. But the reports on the Mexican War continue in this issue with: "The Administration & the Army" "Late From Mexico" "From the Army at Vera Cruz" which includes a lengthy letter beginning: "The capture of this we'll-fortified city, the emporium of Mexican commerce...cannot fail to contribute powerfully to an early peace..." with much more.
Also within: "Santa Anna's Inaugural Address" "The Alvarado Expedition" "Gen. Taylor" & Arrivals from Vera Cruz".
Four pages, nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War