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Message from the President of the United States to the two Houses of Congress, at the commencement of the first session of the twenty-eighth Congress. December 5, 1843

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Message from the President of the United States to the two Houses of Congress, at the commencement of the first session of the twenty-eighth Congress. December 5, 1843
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Message from the President of the United States to the two Houses of Congress, at the commencement of the first session of the twenty-eighth Congress. December 5, 1843
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  • Senate documents, 28th Congress
  • Public documents printed by order of the Senate of the United States, first session of the twenty-eighth congress
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federal national government publication
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U.S. Senate documents. 28th Congress. 1st session. vol. 1
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Message from the President of the United States to the two Houses of Congress, at the commencement of the first session of the twenty-eighth Congress. December 5, 1843
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  • Correspondence with Mexico is found on pages (25-48). This correspondence is dated from August to December 1843. Most of it relates to Texas and the possibility of its annexation to the United States. This includes correspondence between several U.S. and Mexican officials, including A. P. Ushur, (Abel Parker Upshur) (1790-1844), U.S. Secretary of State under Tyler, who was instrumental in negotiating the secret treaty that led to the 1845 annexation of Texas to the United States [Upshur County, Texas was named for him], Waddy Thompson (1798-1868), U.S. Envoy to Mexico 1842-1844, Jose Maria de Bocanegra (1787-1862), Mexican Minister of Foreign Relations, and General Juan Nepomuceno Almonte (1803-1869) Mexican minister plenipoteniary to Washington. Also includes several decrees from Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna relating to limiting commerce and property which the U.S. considered injurous to American citizens
  • In the second section of paging is found the message (p. 3-16) signed, John Tyler, December 5, 1843; followed by: Documents (p. 17-703). Also contains at the beginning of the volume, for all seven volumes, Index to documents [alphabetical] p. [3]-55 and Table of documents [essentiallly a table of contents] p. [57]-78
  • Title page at the beginning of the book: Public documents printed by order of the Senate of the United States, first session of the twenty-eighth congress, begun and held at the city of Washington, December 4, 1843 in the sixty-eighth year of the independence of the United States, embraced in seven volumes, volume 1, containig document 1, Washington, Printed by Gales and Seaton, 1844
  • On page 26 Bocanega in a translation refers to the "so-called Republic of Texas"; page 35 and also page 48 give the U.S. view
  • "Read, laid on the table, and ordered to be printed with the accompanying documents; and that 3,500 additional copies of the message, and 1,500 additional copies of the message and documents, be furnished for the use of the Senate."
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23 cm.
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78, [2], 703 pages
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(OCoLC)ocn503935188
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Message from the President of the United States to the two Houses of Congress, at the commencement of the first session of the twenty-eighth Congress. December 5, 1843
Publication
Note
  • Correspondence with Mexico is found on pages (25-48). This correspondence is dated from August to December 1843. Most of it relates to Texas and the possibility of its annexation to the United States. This includes correspondence between several U.S. and Mexican officials, including A. P. Ushur, (Abel Parker Upshur) (1790-1844), U.S. Secretary of State under Tyler, who was instrumental in negotiating the secret treaty that led to the 1845 annexation of Texas to the United States [Upshur County, Texas was named for him], Waddy Thompson (1798-1868), U.S. Envoy to Mexico 1842-1844, Jose Maria de Bocanegra (1787-1862), Mexican Minister of Foreign Relations, and General Juan Nepomuceno Almonte (1803-1869) Mexican minister plenipoteniary to Washington. Also includes several decrees from Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna relating to limiting commerce and property which the U.S. considered injurous to American citizens
  • In the second section of paging is found the message (p. 3-16) signed, John Tyler, December 5, 1843; followed by: Documents (p. 17-703). Also contains at the beginning of the volume, for all seven volumes, Index to documents [alphabetical] p. [3]-55 and Table of documents [essentiallly a table of contents] p. [57]-78
  • Title page at the beginning of the book: Public documents printed by order of the Senate of the United States, first session of the twenty-eighth congress, begun and held at the city of Washington, December 4, 1843 in the sixty-eighth year of the independence of the United States, embraced in seven volumes, volume 1, containig document 1, Washington, Printed by Gales and Seaton, 1844
  • On page 26 Bocanega in a translation refers to the "so-called Republic of Texas"; page 35 and also page 48 give the U.S. view
  • "Read, laid on the table, and ordered to be printed with the accompanying documents; and that 3,500 additional copies of the message, and 1,500 additional copies of the message and documents, be furnished for the use of the Senate."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
78, [2], 703 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
plans
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn503935188

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