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    [Mexican War]. J.B. Richardson Autograph Letter Signed. Three pages with integral address leaf, 8.25" x 10.5", Mexico City, January 12, 1848. Addressed to his brother, Richardson, an American soldier in Mexico, gives details on the latest maneuvers of the occupation army: "The chief cities and capitals of the several Mexican States are to [be] occupied by the American troops as soon as possible, that is, as fast as more forces arrive from the United States." Folds; chipped right edge.

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