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The Government Flees Mexico City


[MEXICAN GOVERNMENT]. SANTA-ANNA, Antonio López de. El Gobernador del Estado, á sus habitantes, sabed. San Luis Potosí, 1847. Dated September 14, 1847 and September 18, 1847. Broadside: 31 x 21 cm. With Adame and Villalobos’ parafs. Very fine.

Later edition. Eberstadt 643. Garrett & Goodwin, p. 475.

San Luis Potosí issue of a decree of September 14 allowing the seat of the Mexican government to be “en qualquiera lugar”; issued after the government had abandoned Mexico City.

A printing freak with the type also printed in blind.


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