To the Senate of the United States:
I communicate herewith a letter ++. from the Secretary of the Navy, in response to a resolution of the Senate of August 15, 1856·
++ Relating to the discontinuance or change of location of any navy-yard or naval station on the Atlantic Seaboard.
Concurring in the views presented in the documents to which the Secretary of the Navy refers, I am not prepared at this time to recommend any legislation on the subject.