SECRETARIA DE GUERRA Y MARINA. SECCION 2A. EL ECSMO. SR. PRESIDENTE DE LOS ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS SE HA SERVIDO DIRIGIRME EL DECRETO QUE SIQUE...[caption title].

[Mexico City. March 21, 1826]. [2]pp. plus seven full-page tables (two folding). Dbd. Internally clean. Very good. Item #WRCAM29873B

"A rare and important decree, setting up a new system for the defense of the frontiers. The tables show the make-up of the forces of the presidial companies at Tucson, Tubac, Altar, Bahia del Espiritu Santo, San Antonio de bejar [sic], etc. In all Sonora and Sinaloa was to have nine presidial companies, New Mexico three, and Coahuila and Texas seven. The text gives many interesting details of the system in eleven numbered articles" - Eberstadt. Quite rare. Streeter locates only two copies, one at the University of Texas, the other being his own. OCLC locates one copy. OCLC 14375772. STREETER TEXAS 714. EBERSTADT 162:335.

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