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Collection Reference Number GLC01463
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1845 
Title Edmund Gaines to Col. Thomas Aspinwall regarding a potential war with England over Oregon
Date 16 June 1845
Author Gaines, Edmund Pendleton (1777-1849)  
Recipient Aspinwall, Thomas  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Also mentions concerns about Texas. Gaines seems to welcome war with England.
Subjects Texas  Global History and Civics  Military History  Westward Expansion  Boundary or Property Dispute  
Place written New Orleans, Louisiana
Theme Government & Politics; Westward Expansion; 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