Minnesota Statehood History James Buchanan Constitution
''Message of the President of the United States Communicating a Copy of the Constitution of Minnesota.'' Executive document printed for the 35th Congress, 1st session and presented by President Buchanan for Senate approval. Published in 1858, the year Minnesota was admitted to the Union, booklet measures 5.5'' x 9'' and runs 24pp. Details include boundary locations, duties of the legislative, judicial and executive government branches and state financial guidelines. Slight toning throughout, otherwise fine condition.