Battles of Mexico: Line of operations of the U.S. army under the command of Major General Winfield Scott on the 19th and 20th of August, 1847.

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Map shows position and route of troops, towns, roads, structures and fortifications, farmlands, lava field, and the Churubusco River. Includes notes and key to symbols. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 15,840].

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1 map : 60 x 73 cm.

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Hardcastle, E. L. F. (Edmund Lafayette), 1824-1899 1847.

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Map shows position and route of troops, towns, roads, structures and fortifications, farmlands, lava field, and the Churubusco River. Includes notes and key to symbols. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 15,840].

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1 map : 60 x 73 cm.

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Text: [Signed] "W. Turnbull, Major, Topo. Engrs." In right upper margin: "Page 303."

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  • 1847

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Hardcastle, E. L. F. (Edmund Lafayette), 1824-1899. Battles of Mexico: Line of operations of the U.S. army under the command of Major General Winfield Scott on the 19th and 20th of August, 1847., map, 1847; Philadelphia. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth193659/: accessed February 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.