Treaty between the United States of America and the Republic of Texas for marking the boundary between them
First page states: Martin Van Buren, President of the United States of America, To all and singular who shall see these presents, Greetings _ Signed: John Forsyth. Dated 25 April, 1838.
Historical Note: The Republic of Texas was recognized by the United States by joint resolution on March 3, 1837. A convention was held between John Forsyth, on behalf of the United States, and Memucan Hunt for the Republic of Texas in Washington D.C. on April 25, 1838, for marking the boundary between them, the ratifications of which were exchanged on October 12, 1838. The treaty was proclaimed on October 13, 1838.
Related Collection: Department of State treaties between the Republic of Texas and other nations at the Texas State Archives.
Date of creation:
Paper (fiber product)
ATF0162, Artifacts collection. Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
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