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Finalizing the Gadsden Purchase...



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February 17, 1854

DAILY OHIO STATESMAN, Columbus, Feb. 17, 1854 

* James Gadsden
* Gadsden Purchase
* Arizona & New Mexico


Page 3 has an article; "Mexican Treaty" which concerns the Gadsden Purchase, the purchase of land in Southern Arizona and Southwestern New Mexico from Mexico. It would become effective on June 8.
This article is a letter to the Senate from the President with his thoughts on it, beginning: "I transmit to the Senate for its consideration with a view to ratification a treaty between the United States of America & the Mexican Republic..." with more.

Category: Pre-Civil War