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Collection Reference Number GLC00093
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1846 
Title Authorization to affix the Seal of the United States to a proclamation of war with Mexico
Date 13 May 1846
Author Polk, James K. (James Knox) (1795-1849)  
Document Type Government document
Content Description Authorization to affix the seal of the United States to Congress' declaration of war. Partially printed document.
Subjects Mexican War  Congress  President  Military History  
People Polk, James K. (James Knox) (1795-1849)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme The Mexican War; The Presidency
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859