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Collection Reference Number GLC07211
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1847 
Title Friends of the Country, Irrespective of Party!
Date ca. 1847
Document Type Broadside
Content Description Mexican War recruitment poster from Massachusetts defending the war and attacking Governor Briggs. Variety of articles supporting the Massachusetts volunteers and denouncing the governor's anti-war sentiments. Lower left corner missing.
Subjects Mexican War  Latin and South America  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  Recruitment  Politics  
People Briggs, George Nixon (1796-1861)  Cushing, Caleb (1800-1879)  
Place written Massachusetts
Theme The Mexican War; 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