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Collection Reference Number GLC01638
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1848 
Title Speech on the Declaration of War on Mexico in the House of Representatives
Date 12 January 1848
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Document Type Pamphlet
Content Description Concerning the constitutionality and necessity of Polk's declaration of war with Mexico. Printed by J.& G.S. Gideon. See also GLC02025.
Subjects Mexican War  US Constitution  Military History  President  Global History and Civics  Latin and South America  Congress  Law  
People Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme The Mexican War; The Presidency; Law; 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
Related documents Congressional Globe, New Series No. 4