(c. 1847) Portrait of Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson during the Mexican-American War believed to be taken in Mexico City

Portrait of Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson during the Mexican-American War believed to be taken in Mexico City His eyes are creepy. This could be a Halloween portrait.

Stonewall Jackson as a Young Man "Old Blue Light"

Thomas Stonewall Jackson, when he was an artillery officer in the Mexican-American War. Later, a Confederate general in the American Civil War.

The Battle of San Pasqual was a military encounter that occurred during the Mexican-American War in what is now the San Pasqual Valley community of the city of San Diego, California. On December 6 and December 7, 1846, the Californios, and their Presidial Lancers, led by General Don Andres Pico, (1810-1876), defeated Stephen W. Kearny´s US Army column of 150 men.

The Battle of San Pasqual was a military encounter that occurred during the Mexican-American War in what is now the San Pasqual Valley community of the city of San Diego, California. On December 6 and December 7, 1846, the Californios, and their Presidial Lancers, led by General Don Andres Pico, (1810-1876), defeated Stephen W. Kearny´s US Army column of 150 men.

The Mexican-American war started along the border of the Rio Grande on April 25, 1846, when Mexican cavalry attacked a group of U.S. soldiers. On February 2, 1848, the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo was signed after a series of U.S. victories. Mexico lost about 1/3 of its territory which included California, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, and New Mexico. http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/379134/Mexican-American-War

The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States and Mexico from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.

Mexican-American War

Daguerreotype may be the first showing troops in a parade ready to go to the Mexican War. 1846 New Hamshire

(1847) Major Lucien B. Webster's battery in the mountains north of Buena Vista, Mexico, following an important American victory there.

Major Lucien B. Webster's battery of artillery after the battle of Buena Vista, Feb.

The American plan appeared stalled and Zachery Taylor was fighting a defensive war against unyielding Mexicans. Description from history-of-american-wars.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

The WEB's most extensive free resources on the Mexican War, for the serious student of the War with Mexico

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Storming of the Fortress of Chapultepec: at the city of Mexico Sept. 12th 1847

Storming of the Fortress of Chapultepec: at the city of Mexico Sept.

mexican war 1846 | Gen. Zachary Taylor, on white horse (right), directs the battle.

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One of the key figures of the Mexican War was James K. Polk (Democratic; expansionist) who provoked and supported the war. Description from apushpproject2k12.weebly.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

One of the key figures of the Mexican War was James K. Polk (Democratic; expansionist) who provoked and supported the war. Description from apushpproject2k12.weebly.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

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