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Collection Reference Number GLC00639.06
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1814 
Title Certification of courier and transmittal of the Treaty of Ghent
Date 24 December 1814
Author Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)  
Additional authors Bayard, James A.; Clay, Henry; Russell, Jonathan; Gallatin, Albert
Document Type Government document; Military document
Content Description co-signed by James A. Bayard, Henry Clay, Jonathan Russell, and Albert Gallatin. The Treaty of Ghent ended the War of 1812. The word "Passport" appears on the verso. Written in Adams' hand.
Subjects President  War of 1812  Treaty  Diplomacy  Global History and Civics  Government and Civics  Military History  
People Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)  Clay, Henry (1777-1852)  Russell, Jonathan (1771-1832)  Gallatin, Albert (1761-1849)  
Place written Ghent, Belgium
Theme The Presidency; War of 1812; Government & Politics; Foreign Affairs
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859