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Lithographs

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Nathaniel Currier Mexican War Lithographs, 1846-1847



Descriptive Summary

Creator Currier, Nathaniel
Title: Nathaniel Currier Mexican War Lithographs
Dates: 1846-1847
Extent: 1 inch; 15 hand-colored lithographs, 5 photostatic copies
Language Materials are in English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents:

Fifteen Mexican War scenes made by lithographic printer and publisher Nathaniel Currier (1813-1888) prior to his association with J. Merritt Ives. Includes battle scenes and United States military leaders.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions:

Unrestricted.

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Index Terms

Persons:
Currier, Nathaniel
Harney, William Selby
Marshall, Humphrey
Ringgold, Samuel
Scott, Winfield
Taylor, Zachary
Places:
Buena Vista, Mexico
Monterrey, Mexico
Palo Alto
Resaca de la Palma
Vera Cruz, Mexico
Subjects:
Art and artists
Buena Vista (Mexico), Battle of
Mexican War, 1846-1848
Monterrey (Mexico), Battle of
Palo Alto, Battle of
Resaca de la Palma, Battle of
Vera Cruz (Mexico), Battle of

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Administrative Information

Source unknown.

Preferred Citation:

Nathaniel Currier Mexican War Lithographs, 1846-1847, the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Records

 

Lithographs

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3S227 Major General Winfield Scott, ca. 1846
General Z. Taylor, ca. 1847
General Taylor and Staff, ca. 1847
General Taylor at the Battle of Palo Alto, ca. 1846
General Taylor at the Battle of Resaca de la Palma, ca. 1846
Battle of Resaca de la Palma, May 9, 1846
The Night After the Battle, ca. 1846
Major Samuel Ringgold, ca. 1846
Death of Major Ringgold, ca. 1846
Storming of the Heights of Monterrey, ca. 1846
General Taylor Never Surrenders, ca. 1847
Battle of Buena Vista, ca. 1847
The Gallant Charge of the Kentucky Cavalry Under Colonel Marshall, ca. 1847
Naval Bombardment of Vera Cruz, ca. 1847
Colonel Harney at the Dragoon Fight at Medelin, Near Vera Cruz, ca. 1847

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