Virginia's Diplomats


Subject:
U.S. History By Place , Virginia

Description:
Companion to a 2006 exhibit of objects, photos, and documents exploring how "Virginians have played important roles representing America's interests abroad or supervising its foreign policy." Topics include how James Monroe of Virginia went to Paris to negotiate the purchase of New Orleans with Napoleon Bonaparte, the Monroe Doctrine and manifest destiny, and Civil War diplomacy. From the Virginia Historical Society.

Publisher:
Virginia Historical Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.vahistorical.org/vadiplomats/main.htm


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