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Donelson's Mission to Texas in Behalf of Annexation

Annie Middleton
The Southwestern Historical Quarterly
Vol. 24, No. 4 (Apr., 1921), pp. 247-291
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/30234808
Page Count: 45
Subjects: American Studies History
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  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Burnet to Childress, March 19, 1836. Garrison, Diplomatic Corre- spondence of the Republic of Texas, I, 73-74
    • Am. Hist. Assn. Report, 1907. II
  • 2
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Burnet to Grayson, September 12, 1836. Garrison, Diplomatic Corre- sponderce of the Republic of Texas, I, 123
    • Am. Hist. Assn. Report, 1907, II
  • 3
    Austin to Wharton, November 18, 1836. Garrison, Diplomatic Corre- spondence of the Republic of Texas, I. 127.
  • 4
    Wharton to Austin. January 15, 1837. Garrison, Diplomatic Corre- spondence of the Republic of Texas, I, 176.
  • 5
    Jones to Van Zandt. July 6, 1843. Diplomatic Correspondence of Texas, MS. Texas State Library.
  • 6
    Jones, Letters Relating to the History of Annexation, 8.
  • 1
    Calhoun to Howard, June 18, 1844. Smith, The Annexation of Texas, 361-362.
  • 2
    Apple- ton, Cyclopaedia of Arnerican Biography, II, 99.
  • 3
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Calhoun to Donelson, September 17, 1844. House Exec. Doc., 28th Cong., 2 Sess., I, 36
    • Senate Doc., 28th Cong., 2 Sess., I, 36
  • 4
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Calhoun to Howard, September 10, 1844. Niles' National Register (Baltimore), LXVII, 234
    • 28th Cong., 2 Sess., Senate Doc. No. 1, p. 38
    • Ibid., House Exec. Doc. No. 2, p. 50
  • 5
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Calhoun to Donelson, September 17, 1844. Niles' National Register (Baltimore), LXVII, 234
    • 28th Cong., 2 Sess., Senate Doc. No. 1, p. 36
    • Ibid., House Exec., Doe. No. 2, p. 36
  • 6
    Donelson to Calhoun, November 18, 1844. Jameson, Correspondence of John C. Calhoun, 996.
  • 7
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Calhoun to Shannon, September 10, 1844. Niles' National Register, LXVII, 232-233
    • Crallé, Reports and Public Letters of John C. Calhoun, V, 364-373
  • 8
    Donelson to Calthoun, November 24, 1844. Report by A. C. McLaugh- lin on the Diplomatic Archives of the Department of State, 69-73.
  • 9
    Donelson to Calhoun, November 23, 1844. Quoted by Reeves, Amer- ican Diplomacy under Tyler and Polk, 181.
  • 10
    Texas National Register (Washington), December 14, 1844.
  • 11
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Texas National Register, December 14, 1844
    • House Journal, 9th Texas Cong., 10-16
  • 12
    Houston to Jackson, December 13, 1844. Yoakum, History of Texas, II, 433.
  • 13
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Senate Journal, 9th Texas Cong., 34
    • House Journal, 9th Texas Cong. 26-30
  • 14
    Kennedy to Aberdeen September 9, 1844. Adams, British Correspond- ence Concernring Texas, 363.
  • 15
    Donelson to Allen, December 10, 1844. Senate Journal, 9th Texas Cong., 191-195.
  • 16
    All1en to Donelson, December 13, 1844. Senate Journal, 9th Texas Cong., 195.
  • 17
    Elliot to Aberdeen. December 31, 1844. Adams, British Correspond- ence Concerning Teaxas, 291.
  • 18
    Donelson to Calhoun, December 25, 1844. Jameson, Correspondence of John C. Calhoun, 1012.
  • 19
    Journal of the Senate, 28th Cong., 1 Sess., I, 10.
  • 20
    Donelson to Calhoun, December 26, 1844. Jameson, Correspondence of John C. Calhoun, 1011.
  • 21
    Officers of the Government to Jones, December 30. 1844. Jones, Mem- oranda and Official Correspondence of the Republic of Texas, 412.
  • 22
    Allen to Donelson, January 4, 1845. Texan Diplomatic Correspondence, MS. Texas State Library.
  • 23
    Donelson to Allen. January 6, 1845. Texan Diplomatic Correspondence, MS. Texas State Library.
  • 24
    Green to Donelson, January 20, 1845. Texan Diplomatic Correspond- ence, MS. Texas State Library.
  • 25
    Donelson to Allen, January 20, 1845. Texan Diplomatic Correspond- ence, MS. Texas State Library.
  • 26
    Allen to Donelson, January 21, 1845. Texan Diplomatic Correspond- ence, MS. Texas State Library.
  • 27
    Donelson to Jones, January 23, 1845. Jones, Memoranda and Official Correspondence of the Republic of Texas, 418.
  • 28
    Donelson to Calhoun, January 27, 1845. Jameson, Correspondence of John C. Calhoun, 1021.
  • 1
    Richardson, Messages and Papers of the Presidents, IV, 379.
  • 2
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Crallé. Reports and Public Letters of John C. Calhoun, V, 395
    • Con- gressional Globe, 28th Cong., 2 Sess., 358-362
  • 3
    Tyler, Letters and Times of the Tylers, II, 362.
  • 4
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Calhoun to Donelson, March 3. 1845. Crallé, Reports and Public Let- ters of John C. Cathoun, V, 393
    • 29th Cong., 1 Sess.. House Exec. Doc. No. 2, pp. 125-127
  • 5
    Tyler, Letters anud Times of the Tylers, II, 364-365.
  • 6
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Calhoun to Donelson, March 3. 1845. Crallé, Reports and Letters of John C. Calhoun, V, 393-395
    • 29th Cong., 1 Sess., House Exec. Doc. No. 2, 125-127
  • 7
    Niles' National Register, LXVIII, 16.
  • 8
    Polk to Donelson, March 7, 1845. Tennessee Historical Magazine, III, 62.
  • 9
    Buchanan to Donelson, March 10, 1845. Senate Doe. No. 1, 29th Cong., 1 Sess., 35-38.
  • 10
    Almonte to Calhoun, March 10, 1845. Ibid., 38-39.
  • 11
    Buchanan to Almonte, March 10, 1845. Ibid., 39.
  • 12
    Donelson to Buchanan, March 24, and March 28. Ibid., 46.
  • 13
    Smith to Jones, June 24, 1844. Jones, Letters Relating to the History of Annexation, 19.
  • 14
    Houston to Jones, September 25, 1844. Jones, Letters Relating to the History of Annexation, 20.
  • 15
    Jones, Letters Relating to the Annexation of Texas, 10.
  • 16
    Smith, Reminiscences of the Republic of Texas, 64-65.
  • 17
    Elliot to Aberdeen, December 21, 1844. Adams, British Correspond- ence Concerning Texas, 395.
  • 18
    Aberdeen to Elliot. December 31, 1844. Adams, British Correspondence Concerning Texas, 404.
  • 19
    Elliot to Aberdeen, April 2, 1845. Adams, British Correspondence Con- cerning Texas, 462.
  • 20
    Elliot to Aberdeen, March 30, 1845. Adams, British Correspondence Concerning Texas, 462-473.
  • 21
    Elliot to Aberdeen, April 2, 1845. Adams, British Correspondence Con- cerning Texas, 467-468.
  • 22
    Donelson to Buchanan, April 1, 1845. Senate Doe. No. 1, 29th Cong., 1 Sess., 47-48.
  • 23
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Niles' National Register (Baltimore), LXVII, 146
    • Lubbock, Six De- cades in Texas, 165-169
  • 24
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Telegraph and Texas Register (Houston) , April 23, 1845
    • Texas Na- tional Register (Washington), April 17, 1845
  • 25
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Lubbock, Six Decades in Texas, 166-167
    • Texas National Register, May 1, 1845
  • 25
    Lubbock, Six Decades in Texas, 164-165.
  • 27
    The Red Lander (San Augustine), April 26, 1845.
  • 28
    Smithl to Jones. April 9, 1845. Jones. Memoranda and Official Corre- spondence of the Republic of Texas, 446-448.
  • 29
    Donelson to Calhoun, April 24, 1845. Jameson, Correspondence of John C. Calhoun, 1029-1032.
  • 30
    Houston to Donelson, April 9, 1845. Lubbock, Six Decades in Texas, 160-161.
  • 31
    Jones, Letters Relating to the Annexation of Texas, 14.
  • 32
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Donelson to Allen, March 31, 1845. Senate Doc. No. 1, 29th Cong., 1 Sess., 48-50
    • Telegraph and Texas Register, June 25, 1845
  • 33
    Jones, Letters Relating to the History of Annexation, 15.
  • 34
    Donelson to Buchanan, April 12, 1845. Senate Doc. No. 1, 29th Cong., 1 Sess., 52.
  • 35
    Allen to Donelson, April 14. 1845. Ibid., 53.
  • 36
    Proclamation by the President of Texas, April 15, 1845. MS. Procla- mations of the Republic of Texas, State Library.
  • 37
    Jones, Letters Relating to the History of Annezation, 14.
  • 38
    Texas National Register, April 24, 1845.
  • 39
    Kennedy to Aberdeen, April 25. Adams, British Correspondence Con- cerning Texas, 479.
  • 40
    Polk to Donelson, May 6, 1845. Tennessee Historical Magazine, III, 64.
  • 41
    Texas National Register, July 9, 1845.
  • 42
    Jones, Letters Relating to the History of Annexation, 16.
  • 43
    Texas National Register (Washington), April 17, 1845.
  • 44
    Jones, Letters Relating to the History of Annexation, 16.
  • 45
    Lubbock, Six Decades in Texas, 150.
  • 46
    Jones, Letters Relating to the History of Annezation, 16.
  • 47
    Donelson to Jones, April 29, 1845. Jones, Memoranda and Official Cor- respondence of the Republic of Texas, 453-455.
  • 48
    Allen to Jones, May 4, 1845. Jones, Memoranda and Official Corre- spondence of the Republic of Texas, 459-460.
  • 49
    Proclamation by the President of the Republic, May 5, 1845. Procla- mations of the Republic of Texas, MS. State Library.
  • 50
    Elliot to Bankhead, June 11, 1845. Adams, British Correspondence Concerning Texas, 488-489.
  • 51
    Jones, Letters Relating to the History of Annexation, 16.
  • 52
    Donelson to Buchanan, May 6, 1845. Senate Doe. No. 1, 29th Cong., 1 Sess., 56-57.
  • 53
    Allen to Donelson, May 19. Ibid., 61.
  • 54
    Donelson to Buchanan, May 24. Ibid., 59-61.
  • 55
    Buchanan to Donelson, June 3, 1845. Ibid., 41-42.
  • 56
    Buchanan to Donelson, May 28, 1845. Ibid., 41.
  • 57
    Bankhead to Aberdeen, May 20, 1845. Adams, British Correspondence Concerning Texas, 489.
  • 58
    Bankhead to Elliot, May 20, 1845. Adams, British Correspondence Concerning Tewxas, 487.
  • 59
    Donelson to Buchanan, June 2, 1845. Senate Doe. No. 1, 29th Cong., 1 Sess., 64-66.
  • 60
    Elliot to Bankhead, June 11, 1845. Adams, British Correspondence Concerning Texas, 498-499.
  • 61
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • A Proclamation by the President of the Republic of Texas. Senate Doc. No. 1, 29th Cong., 1 Sess., 81-82
    • Proclamation Papers of the Re- public of Texas, 1845, MS. State Library
  • 62
    Smith, Reminiscences of the Republic of Texas, 72.
  • 63
    Donelson to Buchanan, June 11, 1845. House Exec. Doc. No. 1, 29th Cong., 1 Sess., 55-56.
  • 64
    Jones, Letters Relating to Annexation, 12-14.
  • 65
    Telegraph and Texas Register (Washington), June 11, 1845.
  • 66
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Message of President Jones, June 16, 1845. House Journal, 9th Texas Cong., 5
    • Telegraph and Texas Register (Washington), July 25, 1845
  • 67
    Allen to Donelson, June 23, 1845. House Exec. Doc. No. 1, 29th Cong., 1 Sess., 75-76.
  • 68
    Polk to Donelson, May 26, 1845. Tennessee Historical Magazine, III, 66-67.