Civil War Letter to Governor Call, 1860

From: Call, R. K. (Richard Keith), 1792-1862, Collection M84-16

Civil War Letter to Governor Call, 1860

Transcript

Mr. Jefferson and Mr. Madison
no constitutional power to ac-
quire Louisiana, but it was ac-
quiesced in & the precedent estab-
lished.--
This Suggestion however, you
will please regard as confi-
dential.
I remain, Dear Sir, with
much respect, very truly Yours,
   Edward Everett