Sketch of the Passage of the Rio San Gabriel, Upper California, by the Americans discomfiting the opposing Mex. forces, Jan. 8th, 1847.

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Map shows position of Mexican and American troops before the battle and outlines campsites after the battle. Includes a short reach of the Rio San Gabriel and topography of the battle area. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.

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1 map : 16 x 21 cm., on sheet 20 x 24 cm.

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Emory, William H. (William Hemsley), 1811-1887 1847.

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Map shows position of Mexican and American troops before the battle and outlines campsites after the battle. Includes a short reach of the Rio San Gabriel and topography of the battle area. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.

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1 map : 16 x 21 cm., on sheet 20 x 24 cm.

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  • 1847

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Emory, William H. (William Hemsley), 1811-1887. Sketch of the Passage of the Rio San Gabriel, Upper California, by the Americans discomfiting the opposing Mex. forces, Jan. 8th, 1847., map, 1847; Phila[delphia, Pennsylvania]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth192570/: accessed October 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.