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Collection Reference Number GLC03318
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1844 
Title Andrew Jackson to John Y. Mason regarding opinions on the annexation of Texas and US claim to Oregon
Date 5 March 1844
Author Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Recipient Mason, John Y. (John Young)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Written to Mason, Secretary of the Navy. Also requests an appointment for John Adams (no relation to JQ Adams) to midshipman.
Subjects President  Letter of Introduction or Recommendation  Military History  Navy  Statehood  Texas  American West  Westward Expansion  Boundary or Property Dispute  Land Transaction  
People Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  Mason, John Y. (John Young) (1799-1859)  
Place written Hermitage, Tennessee
Theme Westward Expansion; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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