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Thomas H. Averett, Halifax, Virginia, to Thomas Ritchie, Washington, D.C., 1846 May 25

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 439
Identifier: id104195

Scope and Contents

Oregon question; campaign of 1844; Democrats in Congress; sectional interests vs. the Constitution; Polk's nomination at the Baltimore Convention; war with Mexico; lowered tariff; treasury system. 4 pp. ALS.


  • Creation: 1846 May 25


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From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet