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• John Adams
Special Message
February 18, 1798

Gentlemen of the House of Representatives:

In the report of the Secretary of State and the documents herewith transmitted will be found such information as is in our possession of the losses recovered by the citizens of the United States under the treaty made with Great Britain, which are now presented to the House of Representatives in compliance with their request in their resolution of the 1st of this month.


Citation: John Adams: "Special Message", February 18, 1798. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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