Title - El general en gefe de las tropas de los departmentos de Oriente, á sus habitantes
Translated Title(s) - The General-in Chief of the Troops from the Eastern Departments, to their inhabitants
Date - April 16, 1846
Publication Information - Impreso por Valdes, Vera Cruz, April 16, 1846
Format - Broadsides (notices); Proclamations
Collection - Mexican War broadsides collection, 1844-1859. The University of Texas at Arlington Library, Special Collections.
Call Number - GA57 Apr 16, 1846
Description - In April, 1846, with hostilities between the United States and Mexico imminent, the centralist Paredes government appointed Nicolás Bravo to head the war effort. In this broadside issued from Veracruz, Bravo, who had fought in the Wars for Independence, appealed to his troops’ patriotism and called for a united war effort. Includes bibliographic information about the broadside.