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United States. President (1841-1845 : Tyler) Texas. Message from the President of the United States, transmitting the rejected treaty for the annexation of the Republic of Texas to the United States, together with the accompanying documents.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00267.103 Author/Creator: United States. President (1841-1845 : Tyler) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Pamphlet Date: 1844 Pagination: 110 p. ; 24 x 16 cm.

Summary of Content: Contains the text of the treaty and diplomatic correspondence. From the U.S. 28th Cong., 1st sess., House of Representatives. Ex. Doc. no. 271. Date refers to when the document was "Read, and referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs." Printed by Blair & Rives. Uncut.

People: Tyler, John, 1790-1862

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: TexasWestward ExpansionTreatyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyLatin and South AmericaMexican WarStatehoodPresident

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