Pinckney's Treaty

Pinckney's Treaty - represented the United States in the...

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August 3, 1796, Pinckney’s Treaty- When the issue of defining Spain’s west Florida territory arose; a dispute arose between the United States because of this, as the boundary was undefined. Spain and the United States debated over what exactly was West Florida and its borders, thus leading to the West Florida controversy. Thomas Pinckney
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Unformatted text preview: represented the United States in the treaty and Don Manuel de Godoy represented Spain in negotiating the treaty. This treaty was important as it guaranteed American rights to navigate the Mississippi River, and it defines the boundary between Florida and Georgia today....
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This note was uploaded on 01/06/2011 for the course HIST. 2017 taught by Professor Woods during the Winter '10 term at Houston Baptist.

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