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Galvez, Bernardo (fl. 1781) Diario de las operaciones de la expedicion contra la Plaza de Panzacola...

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00718 Author/Creator: Galvez, Bernardo (fl. 1781) Place Written: [Havana] Type: Pamphlet Date: 1781 Pagination: 48 p. 21 x 15 cm

Summary of Content: A-F4. Unopened and unsewn. Re: expedition on Pensacola. Galvez led Spanish forces against the British at Pensacola (which had been given with Florida to Britain in 1763) which he captured for Spain. The Floridas were returned to Spain in the peace of 1783 and only became part of the U.S. with the Adams-Onis Treaty of 1819. Sabin 26475, Palau 96980, Medina (Havana imprint) 68, Streeter sale 1191, Howes P59.


Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Military HistoryRevolutionary WarGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyNavy

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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