Letter from N[icholas] P[hilip] Trist to Robert Owen

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Manuscript letter: Trist informs Owen he met with his son, Robert, and conveyed his father's wish to hear from Robert regarding the war with Mexico before Owen departs the country. With the exception of the occupation of the Mexican town, Reynosa, nothing has changed. He mentions that there is opposition to this occupation and that detractors are trying to embarrass the administration.

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Stamped number: 1420.