Mexico (republic). Laws. (May 20, 1836). Variant of original mentioned in S879N, announcing Santa Anna's capture.
[The announcement by José Justo Corro, President ad interim, of the capture of President López de Santa Anna on 21 April 1836, and decreeing a period of mourning until he is freed. Dated and signed:] México Mayo 20 de 1836. Tornel. [This variant of S879N is the proclamation of that announcement and decree by Santiago Villegas, Gobernador del Departmento de Zacatecas. Dated and signed at end:] Gobierno de Zacatecas á 5 de Junio de 1836. Santiago Villegas. J. Gregorio de Llamas. [translated from the original Spanish]
Broadside collection, Eberstadt collection
22.5 X 30.6 cm
BC DB 1836 (Streeter and Streeter variants)