USS Cyane crew member and amateur artist William H. Meyers drew and watercolored “The Taking of Monterey, 1842.”
USS Cyane crew member and amateur artist William H. Meyers drew and watercolored “The Taking of Monterey, 1842.” Bancroft Library, University of California Berkeley
USS Cyane crew member and amateur artist William H. Meyers drew and watercolored “The Taking of Monterey, 1842.” Bancroft Library, University of California Berkeley

An invasion of California that ends in surrender

October 24, 2015 01:27 PM