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AUCTION 24


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FLÓREZ Y GUTIÉRREZ DE TERÁN, Juan María. Juan Maria Florez y Teran, a los habitantes del Distrito Federal, sabed. [Mexico City, 1848]. Dated in type March 6, 1848. Broadside: 32 x 22 cm. Right margin badly chipped, creased where formerly folded with small fold splits. Rare. No copies on OCLC.

First edition. Eberstadt 208. Garrett & Goodwin, p. 447. Harper 12:393.

Announces in the form of a notice to General Worth that he has been made governor of the Federal District to begin his duties today. This was issued on the same day that the agreement to suspend military hostilities was also announced.

Flórez y Gutiérrez de Terán was governor of the Federal District during the American occupation. He would become the first governor after the evacuation to rule without U.S. oversight.

($100.00-$200.00)

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