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Battle of Sacramento, Terrific Charge of the Mexican LancersDownload nowEnlargeShow similar images

Title: Battle of Sacramento, Terrific Charge of the Mexican Lancers

Description: Battle of Sacramento, Terrific Charge of the Mexican Lancers; 1847 lithograph depicting the Battle of Sacramento, California, on February 28, 1847 during the Mexican-American War (1846-1848); Mexican Lancers led by Brigadier General Pedro Garcia Conde (February 8, 1806-December 19, 1851) charge at U.S. troops, Missouri Volunteers led by Colonel Alexander Doniphan (Alexander William Doniphan; (July 8, 1808-August 8, 1887); Mexican losses were twenty-five killed, while Americans suffered only slight injury in their victory that day; the war was a U.S. and Mexican territorial dispute between the Nueces and Rio Grande Rivers that led to open war between the two countries on May 13, 1846; the war ended with U.S. troops in possession of California, the Southwest, northern Mexico, and central Mexico from Veracruz to Mexico City; in the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, Mexico ceded to the U.S. the territories of California and New Mexico and all the land up to the Rio Grande River, and also relinquished its claim to Texas; in return, the U.S. paid Mexico $15 million;

Category: Mexican-American War

Keywords: Battle of Sacramento, California, battles, cavalry, horses, Lancers, Mexican cavalry, Mexican Lancers, Mexican War (1846-1848), Mexican-American War (1846-1848), Mexico, Sacramento, California, Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, United States, U.S.-Mexican War (1846-1848), 1840s.

Orientation: Landscape

Dimensions: 3000 x 1888 (5.66 MPixels) (1.59)

Print Size: 25.4 x 16.0 cm; 10.0 x 6.3 inches

File Size: 16.24 MB (17,026,110 Bytes)

Resolution: 300 x 300 dpi

Color Depth: 16.7 million (24 BitsPerPixel)

Compression: None

Image Number: 0000038579

Source: Jay Robert Nash Collection

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