Sam Houston to John Forsyth, October 1838

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Sam Houston to John Forsyth, October 1838

instructions has the honor to announce


to


the Secretary of State of the United


States the formal & unconditional


withdrawal of this proposition for


the annexation of Texas to this


country.

The undersigned embraces


this occasion to


tender to the Honorable Mr For-


syth renewed assurances of his very


distinguished consideration[.]

Hon John Forsyth


etc. etc. etc.

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Sam Houston to John Forsyth, October 1838. Andrew Jackson Houston Papers #1880, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

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