Mexico (republic). Presidente Interino, 1836-1838 (José Justo Corro). Variant of S885.
[This is the proclamation by Santiago Villegas, governor of Zacatecas, of the decree of José Justo Corro, President ad interim, promulgated 15 October 1836 by Ignacio Alas, Secretary of the Treasury, establishing a commissary department for the army now proceeding to Texas. Dated and signed:] México á 15 de Octubre de 1836. -José Justo Corro. -A. D. Ignacio Alas [And followed by a postscript dated 15 October 1836 and signed:] Alas. [Dated and signed at end:] Gobierno de Zacatecas 27 de Octubre de 1836. Santiago Villegas. J. Gregorio de Llamas. [translated from the original Spanish]
Broadside collection, Eberstadt collection
22 X 32.2 cm
BC DB 1836 (Streeter and Streeter variants)