John Forsyth to Anthony Butler, 1 July 1835
Mr. Forsyth to Mr. Butler.
Department of State,
July 1, 1835.
To enable the Department to answer a letter recently received, it is necessary to know what disposition was made of the archives of the legation at Mexico, previously to your late departure from that city.
I have the honor to be your obedient servant,
Anthony Butler, Esq.,
Chargé d'Affaires of the U.S. to Mexico, Washington.
Enclosed in MVB to the U.S. House of Representatives, 4 July 1838 (HRExdoc 351).