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Collection Reference Number GLC04255
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1835 
Title Letters of marque and reprisal authorizing Silas Dinsmore to seize Mexican ships
Date 2 December 1835
Author Smith, Henry W. (1836-1869)  
Document Type Government document; Military document
Content Description Privateering document, printed and signed as Governor, countersigned by Charles B. Stewart, Secretary.
Subjects Texas  Navy  Privateering  Maritime  Military History  Government and Civics  Latin and South America  
People Smith, Henry W. (1836-1869)  
Place written San Felipe, Texas
Theme The Mexican War; Foreign Affairs; Naval & Maritime; 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