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Theodore S. Elbert letters to his sister Maria, 1847-1848.
BANC MSS 82/11 m
Collection Overview

Title:

Theodore S. Elbert letters to his sister Maria, 1847-1848

Creator/Contributor:

Elbert, Theodore S., creator

Abstract:

Written while he was serving in the U.S. Army in the Mexican War. Comments on the siege of Puebla, troop movements, peace negotiations. Descriptions of Mexico City and environs.

Date:

1847 (issued)

Subject:

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Mexican War, 1846-1848
Mexico -- Description and travel
Mexico -- History -- 1821-1861

Physical Description:

4 letters in a portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 82/11 m

Origin:

Cuba