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Topic: mexico

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[San Juan de Ulúa /

[San Juan de Ulúa /

Ground plan of a projected fortress.

Philip II letter, 1578 Dec. 2.

Philip II letter, 1578 Dec. 2.

ALS, written in Madrid, to Pedro Moya de Contreras, Archbishop of Mexico. Philip II complains to the Archbishop of Mexico City about his practice of appointing monolingual priests to Indian benefices. Philip ha... more

Sommet de la montagne des Organos d'Actopan / dessiné par Marchais d'après un croquis de M. de Humboldt ; gravé par Bouquet en 1813.

Sommet de la montagne des Organos d'Actopan / dessiné par Marchais d'a...

Illustration showing a monolithic rock formation atop a mountain, Los Organos, near the village of Actopan in Mexico.

Poblanas / C. Nebel, del., E. Lassalle, Lith.

Poblanas / C. Nebel, del., E. Lassalle, Lith.

Print showing a man and three women from Puebla, Mexico relaxing and smoking in the door way of a building. The women wear brightly colored skirts.

Houston, Santa Anna, and Cos

Houston, Santa Anna, and Cos

An imaginative portrayal (with overt propaganda value) of an event in the Texas war of independence --the surrender of Mexican commander Santa Anna and his brother-in-law General Martin Perfecto de Cos, to Amer... more

Map of the United States of North America with parts of the adjacent countries /

Map of the United States of North America with parts of the adjacent c...

Map of the continental United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, roads, trails, canals, and railroads.

Cleansing the Augean stable

Cleansing the Augean stable

A pro-Whig satire, envisioning the cleansing of the "Augean Stable" of government corruption by presidential candidate Henry Clay and other Whigs. The title derives from one of the twelve mythical labors of Her... more

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