One of the many historical artifacts that can be seen at the Double S Ranch.
President John Tyler was the tenth president of the United States of America. One of his key platforms and final things that he did while in office was the annexation of the Republic of Texas to the Union. Below is a letter from the President to the US Ambassador to the Republic of Texas (Charge D'Affaires).
The letter reads:
March 8, 1845
Permit me to introduce to you my cousin Floyd Waggaman the Bearer of the Joint Resolution annexing Texas to the United States.