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Puebla Seeks Munitions


PUEBLA. Muy interestante. Aviso al publico. [Puebla, 1846]. Dated in type September 26, 1846. Broadside: 31.5 x 22 cm. Overall light age toning, left margin slightly irregular and with old stab holes. Overall very good. Rare. No copies on OCLC.

First edition. Not in usual Mexican-American War sources.

The state government announces that it is soliciting proposals for securing 10,000 muskets and seventeen cannon for the use of the state’s national guard. Monterrey had just fallen to Taylor’s army.


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