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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

Topic- Mexican Military Preparation

Publication Information -   Impreso por Valdes, Vera Cruz, April 16, 1846

Format -   Broadsides

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.

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