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Naval archivists discover trove of photos from Spanish-American War

Fighting During Spanish American War. The Spanish–American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of U.S. intervention in the Cuban War of Independence.


Philippe R. Girard, The Slaves Who Defeated Napoleon: Toussaint Louverture and the Haitian War of Independence, 1801-1804. University Alabam...


Translation of the Cry of Dolores Mexicans! Long live the heroes that gave us the Fatherland! Long live Hidalgo! Long live Morelos! Long live Josefa Ortiz de Dominguez! Long live Allende! Long live Aldama and Matamoros! Long live National Independence! Long Live Mexico! Long Live Mexico! Long Live Mexico!

Mexico (MEJICO), Hidalgo, Dos Centavos green, cancellation Morelia 1856 Un reale green. Don Miguel Gregorio Antonio Ignacio Hidalgo (8 May 1753 – 30 July 1811), more commonly known as Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla or simply Miguel Hidalgo, was a Mexican Catholic priest and a revolutionary leader of the Mexican War of Independence who was executed by European-born Spaniards.


80. MEXICAN FOOTBALL MEDAL | After the 1824 Mexican War of Independence, Cornish miners reopened the silver and gold mines of Real del Monte. By 1874 there were 500 mines in Mexico with the Cornish focused on Pachuca and Real del Monte. Cornish engine houses survive and the district is renowned for its pasties. Cornish miners introduced Mexico's national game, football, and established Mexico's first team, Pachuca. The medal is from the first international football game in Mexico in 1902…

Vicente Guerrero (1781-1831) who was the first president in North America of African decent. He was one of the leading revolutionary generals of the Mexican War of Independence against Spain.He became the second president of Mexico in 1829 fighting against Iturbide and other conservatives who wanted a constitutional monarchy that would favor the wealthy landowners through continued exploitation of the poor. He defended a democracy of all clases and races and abolished slavery.


Korean war memorial photos | That marched up and down slate mountians to do the job they were asked ... 60 th Anniversary as so many remember today our Veterans with LOVE and RESPECT I am told my Uncles were gone for 2 yrs at a time thru this War fighting. Thank You to OUR Military!


Artillery soldier Mexican War; daguerreotype. A very well-constructed uniform of the 1840s on a young fit man. The judicious use of padding (note the outward curve of the buttons) gives the illusion of a more manly chest than he probably possessed.


War Part 1: In the picture above is the Mexican war of independence. Mexico has been in many wars in the past, but this one was one of the most important. The mexican war of independence was a movement for what Mexico used to be called, New spain. Mexico was one of the first countries to fight against Spain. Spain wanted Mexico’s territory, but Mexico didn’t want to give that territory up to Spain. So they went into a war from 1810 to 1821. So they went into a war from 1810 to 1821.

Maj-Gen. Joseph Brevard Kershaw (5.1.1822|13.4.1894) Fought Mexican-American War, discharged through illness. Fought First Manassas through to Gettysburg & then transferred with Longstreet's Corps to the West & fought at Chickamauga. On return to Va, he fought till captured with his disvision at Sayler's Creek 6.4.1865.