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Martin Van Buren to Joel Poinsett
Item 8 of 19 in Exhibit Annexation
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Martin Van Buren to Joel Poinsett / 08-25-1829 / Anthony Butler Papers
President Martin Van Buren instructs Joel Poinsett to open negotiations with the Mexican government for the purchase of part of Texas.
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