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[Jonn P.] Heiss, New York, to Thomas Ritchie, 1847 September 11

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 539
Identifier: id106645

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents

Prediction that Democratic ticket nominated at Syracuse will be defeated; description of one of the New York candidates; the Irish vote in New York; Polk's strength in the next Presidential campaign; Baltimore Convention; Wilmot Proviso; Mexican War and position heiss would take against Mexico if he were President. 4 pp. ALS.


  • Creation: 1847 September 11


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From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet

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