Antebellum North Carolina: Primary sources and readings explore North Carolina in the antebellum period (1830–1860). Topics include slavery, daily life, agriculture, industry, technology, and the arts, as well as the events leading to secession and civil war. (Page 7.2)
This lithograph depicting the Mexican-American War was first published in the 1851 book The War Between the United States and Mexico, Illustrated. In the lithograph, U.S. troops march on Monterrey.
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