Title:Colville Jackson Minor letters, 1846-1847
Creator/Contributor:Minor, Colville Jackson, 1824-1847, creator
Creator/Contributor:Ord, Edward Otho Cresap, 1818-1883, Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Ord, Angustias, 1815-, Correspondent.
Describes his experiences as a West Point graduate in the Mexican-American War, including a voyage to California, arrival
and life in Monterey. Included are a letter from Edward O.C. Ord to Minor, and one from María Angustias de la Guerra to his
Voyages to the Pacific coast -- Personal narratives
Mexican War, 1846-1848
Guerra letter in Spanish, with translation.
María Angustias de la Guerra married Manuel Jimeno Casarín, and later Dr. James L. Ord.
8 letters (1 portfolio).
BANC MSS 87/25 c