Lot 408 of 522:
Battle positions during the War  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$144
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Three maps showing battle positions during the Mexican War
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Place:
Washington, D. C.
Publisher:
Date:
n.d.
Description:

Three lithograph maps showing various battle positions during the Mexican War.  All approximately 18x24".

Includes:

  • Battles of Mexico, Line of Operations...8th, 12th, 13th Sept, 1847...
  • Battle of Cerro Gordo April 17th & 18th, 1847 from Surveys Made by Major Turnbull & Capt McClellan, Topl. Engs. Drawn by Capt McClellan. Mexican positions in blue and U.S. positions in orange. 
  • Siege of Vera Cruz, by the U.S. Troops under Major General Scott, in March 1847, from Surveys made by Major Turnbull, Captains Hughes, McClellan & Johnston Lieutenants Derby & Hardcastle, Topl. Engineers, Drawn by Capt McClellan. Vera Cruz fortifications shown in blue and U.S. Army siege lines shown in orange
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Condition:
Overall good to very good.
 
Item number:
303438
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