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Tornel, Jose Maria to Dr. Joshua Cohen

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.723 Author/Creator: Tornel, Jose Maria Place Written: Mexico [Ciudad] Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 25 February 1832 Pagination:

Summary of Content: Written as Mexican Secretary of State.


Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Latin and South AmericaGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyDiplomacy

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