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dc.contributor.authorUnited States. President (1845-1849: Polk)
Polk, James K., 1795-1849
United States. Dept. of State.
Gordon, George William, 1801-1877
Parks, Gorham, 1794-1877
dc.coverage.spatialBrazil (nation)
United States (nation)
dc.date.accessioned 2011-03-18T04:42:38Z
dc.date.available 2011-03-18T04:42:38Z
dc.date.issued 1849
dc.identifier.citation United States. President, Polk, James K., United States. Dept. of State. and et al. Message of the President of the United States, Transmitting in compliance with a resolution of the House, of the 23d of December, 1848, the correspondence between G. W. Gordon and Gorham Parks with the Department of State, on the subject of the African slave trade. 1849. From Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Americas collection, 1811-1920, MS 518. https://hdl.handle.net/1911/9248.
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/9248
dc.description U.S. Congressional publication. Documenting the illegal slave trade between Africa and Brazil, and involvement of American ships and slave-traders. 223 pp.
dc.description.abstract The U.S. Serial set is a specially bound, consecutively numbered version of all House and Senate reports and documents. Many, but not all, of the government documents in the Americas archive come originally from the U.S. Serial set, although were bound together at some later point into the collection that is now represented in this collection.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.relation.IsPartOf 30th Congress, Second Session: Executive Document No. 61. [House of Representatives]
dc.relation.IsPartOfFinding Aid available at http://library.rice.edu/collections/WRC/finding-aids/manuscripts/0518
dc.rights This material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
dc.subject.lcshUnited States--Politics and government--19th century
United States. President (1845-1849 : Polk)
Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849--Political and social views
Slavery--Brazil--History
Diplomatic and consular service, American--Brazil--Correspondence
dc.title Message of the President of the United States
dc.title.alternative Correspondence between the consuls of the United States at Rio de Janeiro, &c., with the Secretary of State, on the subject of the African slave trade
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using the TTI Better Light Super 8K2 digital scan-back system. Master Tiff images were scanned at 24-bit color, adobeRGB1998 color profile, at 600 dpi for graphically intense images and 400 dpi for text. Textual materials are marked up in TEI/XML standard (P5 version).
dc.contributor.funder Funding for the creation of this digitized text is provided by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
dc.date.digital 2006-07-06
dc.format.xmlschema tei-americas-p5
dc.date.original March 2, 1849
dc.subject.localDiplomacy
Emancipation
Inter-American relations
Race relations
Slavery
dc.source.collection Americas collection, 1811-1920, MS 518, Box 5 folder 11, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University. Contact info: woodson@rice.edu
dc.identifier.original wrc51805110001
dc.identifier.digital aa00027
dc.source.provenance The Humanities Research Center at Rice University, under the direction of Dr. Caroline Levander, purchased this material from a manuscripts dealer in 2005. The Gilder Foundation funded the development of the physical archive. Original materials are housed at the Woodson Research Center, Rice University.
dc.title.subtitle Transmitting in compliance with a resolution of the House, of the 23d of December, 1848, the correspondence between G. W. Gordon and Gorham Parks with the Department of State, on the subject of the African slave trade
dc.title.series 30th Congress, Second Session: Executive Document No. 61. [House of Representatives]
dc.type.genre government publications
dc.type.dcmi Text
dcterms.accessRights public domain


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