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Collection Reference Number GLC02776
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1846 
Title James Buchanan to John Serretta concerning Mexican priests serving in the United States
Date 21 November 1846
Author Buchanan, James (1791-1868)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Denies three Mexican priests serving in the United States permission to aid their colleagues in Mexico. Suggests that the priests try traveling with a neutral ship. Signed as Secretary of State during the Mexican War. Impression in upper left corner reads "Bath Superfine."
Subjects Mexican War  Religion  Global History and Civics  Government and Civics  Catholicism  Neutrality  Latin and South America  
People Buchanan, James (1791-1868)  Serretta, John (fl. 1846)  Blanc, Anthony (1792-1860)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme The Presidency; Government & Politics; Religion; Westward Expansion; Foreign Affairs; 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