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United States. Congress. (28th, 1st session : 1843-1844). Senate. Proceedings of the Senate and documents relative to Texas, from which the injunction of secrecy has been removed.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00267.102 Author/Creator: United States. Congress. (28th, 1st session : 1843-1844). Senate. Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Pamphlet Date: 1844 Pagination: 119 p. ; 25 x 16 cm.

Summary of Content: Uncut congressional pamphlet that includes a copy of the proposed treaty admitting Texas to the Union. Printed by the 28th Congress, 1st Sess. Senate document no. 341.


Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: TreatyLand TransactionStatehoodTexasMexican WarLatin and South AmericaGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGovernment and CivicsLawWestward Expansion

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