DS, DNA RG 46, Senate 38A F3. Seward's report of January 9, which Lincoln transmitted, referred the Senate to President Monroe's message of April 6, 1818; ``with the accompanying papers . . . found in the series of American State papers published by Messrs. Gales & Seaton under the authority of Congress, Class I, Foreign Relations, volume IV, pages 202 to 207 inclusive.''