Lot 435 of 522:
Map of U. S. Army operations during Mexican War  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Survey of the Line of Operations of the U.S. Army, under the Command of Major General Winfield Scott. on the 19th & 20th of August 1847
Author:
Turnbull, Charles Nesbit & Edmund Lafayette Hardcastle
Place:
Mexico City
Publisher:
Salazar
Date:
1847?
Description:

Lithograph map on thick paper, with two tables showing American troop strengths: “Churubusco” and “Contreras.” . Image size 53x68 cm (20¾x26¾"); sheet size 60x78.5 cm (23¾x31"). First Edition.

Probably published by the U.S. Army during the occupation. This map shows the actions around the lava field, a feature that dominates the image. Indicates settlements, roads, geographical features, and troop movements.
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Condition:
Washed and conserved with marginal chips infilled and tears closed; overall very good.
 
Item number:
306092
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