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John P. Heiss, New York, to Thomas Ritchie, Washington, D.C, 1847 August 23

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 535
Identifier: id106636

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Belief that Whig domination in Congress would lead to the withdrawal of U.S. troops out of Mexico and in turn jepordize the chance of the Government to secure peace with Mexico; desire for the Union to take a firm position against the Whigs and thier stand on the Mexican question. 2 pp. ALS.


  • Creation: 1847 August 23


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From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet

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