Daniel Webster Letter to Thomas Ward, 1852 Feb 5Webster Mss 852155

Collection Overview

Title:

Daniel Webster Letter to Thomas Ward, 1852 Feb 5

Call Number:

Webster Mss 852155

Collection Dates:

1852 Feb 5

Size of Collection:

1 leaf ; 34 x 20cm

Abstract:

Letter to Thomas Ward at Baring Brothers concerning US debt payment to Mexico. Webster understands that Congress has not appropriated the funds to pay the final installment under the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo, but relays that President Fillmore wants to avoid embarrassment to the Government should it not be paid.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

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