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Collection Reference Number GLC00911.09
From Archive Folder Mexican War Orderly Book, 26th Infantry , USA 1847-1848 
Title General orders: No. 262
Date 24 August 1847
Author Scott, Winfield (1786-1866)  
Additional authors Santa Anna, Antonio López de (1794-1876)
Document Type Military document
Content Description Scott and Santa Anna enter into an armistice allowing the Mexican government to receive peace propositions from an American commissioner. The five acts included herein outline the stipulations of the armistice.
Subjects Mexican War  Global History and Civics  Latin and South America  Military History  Treaty  Diplomacy  
People Scott, Winfield (1786-1866)  Santa Anna, Antonio López de (1794-1876)  
Place written Tacubaya, Mexico
Theme The Mexican War
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859