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Auction 102, Lot 184

"Sketch of the Battle of Los Angeles Upper California, fought between the Americans and Mexicans Jany. 9th, 1847", Emory, William Hemsley

Subject: California - Los Angeles

Period: 1847 (dated)


Color: Black & White

8.2 x 5.8 inches
20.8 x 14.7 cm

Historically significant Mexican-American War map. Locates the Pueblo de Los Angeles, the Rio de Los Angeles, and positions of forces during this battle, resulting in the surrender of the Mexican forces and the United States acquiring all of the Southwest.


Condition: A+

A fine example, cleaned and de-acidified.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $275

Closed on 3/5/2003