Skip to main content

Levi Jones "of Galveston, TX," House of Representatives, Washington, DC, to Honorable Thomas Walker Gilmer, 1843 January 3

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 1
Identifier: id131902

Scope and Contents

Discusses "the desire felt by the people of Texas for annexation, and fear that it may greatly injure us if suffered to operate upon the action of your government;" encloses a petition for annexation, asks Gilmer's opinion of it. 1 p. TCy of ALS.

Dates

  • 1843 January 3

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

English

Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open to all researchers. Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Manuscripts and Rare Books Librarian, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.

Extent

From the Collection: 6.00 Linear Feet : 17th and early 18th century materials are photocopies.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

Contact: