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Collection Reference Number GLC01860.18
From Archive Folder Texana collection 
Title Circular letter regarding declaration of war on Mexico
Date 14 May 1846
Author Buchanan, James (1791-1868)  
Recipient Sweetser, Seth  
Document Type Correspondence; Government document
Content Description Printed letter signed as Secretary of State. This copy was sent to Seth Sweetser, U.S. Consul at Guayaquil.
Subjects Texas  Mexican War  President  Military History  Government and Civics  Diplomacy  Global History and Civics  Latin and South America  
People Buchanan, James (1791-1868)  
Place written Washington
Theme Westward Expansion; Foreign Affairs; Government & Politics; The Presidency; The Mexican War
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859