Louis McLane to Anthony Butler, 12 May 1834

Louis McLane to Anthony Butler, 12 May 1834

No. 68. 

Mr. McLane to Mr. Butler

Department of State 

Washington

Sir:

I transmit herewith a memorial to the President, from Mr. Aaron Leggett, of New York, preferring additional charges against Daniel N. Pope, the consul of the United States at Tabasco, which you are instructed to investigate. You will communicate to this Department the result of your investigation of them, and of those against the same person which you were directed to examine by our despatches numbered 39 and 59. 

A copy of a letter from this Department to Mr. Pope, dated 7th May, 1834, is also herewith sent.

I am, sir, respectfully, your obedient servant, 

LOUIS McLANE.

Anthony Butler, Esq.,

Chargé d'Affaires of the United States, Mexico. 

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Editorial Note:

Enclosed in MVB to the U.S. House of Representatives, 4 July 1838 (HRExdoc 351).