Mexico (republic). Laws. (May 20, 1836) Variant of original mentioned in S879N, announcing Santa Anna's capture.
[The announcement by Corro 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:] en México á 20 de Mayo de 1836. - José Justo Corro - A. D. José María Tornel. [This variant of S879N is the proclamation of that announcement and decree by Valentín Canalizo, General de brigada y Gobernador del Departmento de México. Dated and signed at end:] Dado en la ciudad de Toluca á 31 de Mayo de 1836. Valentín Canalizo. Joaquín Noriega. Srio. [translated from the original Spanish]
Broadside collection, Eberstadt collection
21.5 X 31.8 cm
BC DB 1836 (Streeter and Streeter variants)