Doniphan's Expedition and the Conquest of New Mexico and California: War with Mexico, 1846-1847.; Portraits, maps, and illustrations. Includes a reprint of the work of Col. John T. Hughes.

Topeka, KS: Published by the author, 1907. First edition. 8vo. xiv, (2), 670 pp. Portrait frontispiece, in-text illustrations from wood engravings, plates, folding maps. Alexander Doniphan's 1846-47 expedition resulted in American victories at El Brazito, El Paso, Chihuahua, and Sacramento, "contributing to the demoralization of Mexican frontier defense" (Encyclopedia of American History). Howes C-688. Graff 851. Rittenhouse 125. Haferkorn, p. 36: "A reprint, with extensive additions, of John T. Hughes' 'Doniphan's Expedition,' first published in Cincinnati in 1848." Soliday I, 1313. Decker 45, 75. Very good. Original black and gilt-stamped gray cloth, illustrated only on upper cover. (#5783). Item #58567

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