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Massachusetts. General Court. Joint Committee on the Annexation of Texas. Report on the annexation of Texas to the United States

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00267.100 Author/Creator: Massachusetts. General Court. Joint Committee on the Annexation of Texas. Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Pamphlet Date: February 1838 Pagination: 39 p. ; 25 x 15.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Also appears under the title: Senate documents (Massachusetts. General Court. Senate) ; no. 50. Report made by the Joint Committee, which had been referred the "Governor's address as relates to the resolutions of Rhode Island concerning the annexation of Texas to the Union and petitions from citizens desiring the Massachusetts legislature to protests against the annexation. Voices opposition to the annexation on constitutional grounds. Most pages uncut.

People: Massachusetts. General Court. Joint Committee on the Annexation of Texas

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: US ConstitutionStatehoodTexasWestward ExpansionGovernment and CivicsLand TransactionGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyMexican WarLatin and South America

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