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William Hemsley Emory:  Sketch of the Battle of Los Angeles Upper California between the Americans and Mexicans Jany. 9th 1847. from a sketch of Emory.

Maps of California (California, Nevada, Arizona)


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Title: Sketch of the Battle of Los Angeles Upper California between the Americans and Mexicans Jany. 9th 1847. from a sketch of Emory.

Map Maker: William Hemsley Emory

Place / Date: Washington / 1848

Coloring: Uncolored

Size: 8.25 x 6 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $375.00

Inventory ID: 39133


Description:

Scarce large version of this Mexican War Battle plan, depicting one of the very few battles fought in California during the Mexican War.

The plan shows the Pueblo de Los Angeles, the American Encampments before and after the battle, the Rio De Los Angeles, Mexican positions, batteries, charges, etc. Mexican War Battle plans are relatively uncommon.

The map is engraved by Kollner.  The more common version is about 1/2 the size of this edition.


Condition Description: Narrow margins, as issued.


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Maps of California (California, Nevada, Arizona)
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