Title: Annexation of Texas
Collection: Ashbel Smith Papers
Annexation of Texas
In the 25th Congress of the United States House of Representatives, 3,029 Massachusetts women signed a petition against the annexation of Texas into the United States as a slaveholding state.
Title: Telegraph and Texas Register
Date: January 27, 1838
Collection: Texas Newspaper Collection
Telegraph and Texas Register
The Telegraph and Texas Register
published a letter from Texas bachelors to eastern bachelorettes, who had sent a letter to the United States Congress opposing the annexation of Texas.