Title:Henry Walton Wessels letters to his brother, 1847 Feb. 24-May 2
Creator/Contributor:Wessells, Henry Walton, 1809-1889, creator
Typed transcripts of three letters written by an American soldier during the Mexican War. They concern the attacks on Veracruz
and Cerro Gordo, the arrival of United States forces at Jalapa, and other aspects of the war, as well as describing the countryside
and referring to family matters.
Subject:Scott, Winfield -- 1786-1866
Mexican War, 1846-1848
Also available on microfilm.
partial microfilm reel (15 exposures) : negative (Rich. 416:10) and positive.
BANC MSS M-M 1728