Object Type: Record
In Collection: Prints and Photographs
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Title: Mexican-American War lithographs
Description: These Mexican-American War lithographs are part of the publication The war between the United States and Mexico illustrated, embracing pictorial drawings of all principal conflicts, by George Wilkins Kendall, published by Appleton and Co. of New York and Philadelphia. The twelve hand-colored prints are based on paintings created by artist Carl Nebel and were printed and lithographed by Alfred Lemercier and Adolphe Jean Baptiste Bayot around 1851. The images are of battles of the Mexican-American War. Prints from this collection have been digitized and are part of the Texas Digital Archive.
Collection: Mexican-American War lithographs
Date range of creation: about 1851
Geographic coverage: Buenavista (Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico)
Geographic coverage: Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park (Tex.)
Geographic coverage: Veracruz (Veracruz-Llave, Mexico)
Subject: Lemercier, Alfred
Subject: Nebel, Carl
Subject: D. Appleton and Company
Subject: Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866.
Subject: Mexico. Eje?rcito
Subject: United States. Army
Subject: Cerro Gordo, Battle of, Mexico, 1847
Subject: Mexican War, 1846-1848
Subject: Pictorial works
Citation information: (Identify the item), Mexican-American War lithographs. Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
Arrangement: The images are arranged to reflect the order of the chapters within the publication.
Copyright information: Under the Copyright Act of 1976 as amended in 1998, unpublished works are protected for the life of the author plus 70 years. The term of copyright for published material varies. Researchers are responsible for complying with U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17 U.S.C.).
Access restrictions: Materials do not circulate, but may be used in the State Archives search room. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.
Size or duration: 0.5 cubic ft. (12 lithographs)
TARO URL: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/tslac/50138/tsl-50138.html
Technical requirements: Researchers are required to wear gloves provided by Archives staff when viewing prints.