[VERACRUZ, BATTLE OF]. CURRIER, Nathaniel (publisher). The Mexicans Evacuating Vera Cruz, and Surrendering their Arms to the U.S. Army, under Genl. Scott. [at bottom] Lith. & Pub. By N. Currier. Entered According to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by N. Currier, in the Clerk’s office of the District Court of the Southern District of N.Y. 152 Nassau St. Cor. of Spruce St. N.Y. Print: image area: 21 x 30.5 cm. Contemporary hand-color. Moderately browned. Matted in modern wood frame under Plexiglas. Not examined outside of frame.
First edition. Currier 4113. Peters, p. 311.
A broad scene in which the American flag is run up the flag pole while in the foreground the Mexican commander surrenders his sword to Scott. Hundreds of Mexican troops pour out of the gate.