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Daniel Webster Transcript

His Excellency
Edward Kavanagh,
Acting Governor of Maine,
Damariscotta Mills.

Department of State
Washington, 8th May 1843

Sir:

I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 29th ultimo relating to previous correspondence on the subject of the resolve of the Maine Legislature of 17th February last, respecting bonds or securities be- longing to the Disputed Territory Fund; and to inform you that I have caused a copy of that communication, with accompanying notice, to be transmitted to the British Minister.

I am, with high consideration
Your Excellency's obedient servant,
Danl Webster