Format Maps
Contributors Glynn, Charles R.
Dates 1846
Location Matamoros
Mexico
Tamaulipas
Language English
Subjects Matamoros (Tamaulipas, Mexico)
Mexican War
Mexico
Palo Alto, Battle Of, Tex.
Resaca De La Palma, Battle Of, Tex.
Title
Battle of Palo Alto, 8th May 1846.
Contributor Names
Glynn, Charles R.
Created / Published
[1846]
Subject Headings
-  Palo Alto, Battle of, Tex., 1846
-  Resaca de la Palma, Battle of, Tex., 1846
-  Mexican War, 1846-1848--Mexico--Matamoros (Tamaulipas, Mexico)
-  Mexico
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Shows military deployment of troops on May 8th and 9th, 1846 between the Americans under Gen. Taylor and the Mexicans under Gen. Arista.
-  Pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Accompanied by typewritten letter attributing authorship to Charles R. Glynn, New Orleans, September 1846.
-  Ancillary maps: Lines of battle as first formed on 8th May 1846 -- The train parked on the 9th -- Resaca de la Palma, supposed position of Mexicans in the battle of 9th May.
-  Unidentified architectural drawing of buildings on verso.
-  LC Luso-Hispanic World, 970
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map : ms., col. ; 15 x 13 cm., on sheet 24 x 26 cm.
Call Number
G4034.B8S44 1846 .G5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g4034b ct000534 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4034b.ct000534
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2001622060
http://lccn.loc.gov/2001622060


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