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• John Adams
Special Message
December 5, 1799

Gentlemen of the Senate and Gentlemen of the House of Representatives:

I transmit to Congress certain documents which have relation to the communications made on Tuesday, on the subjects of the insurrection in Pennsylvania, the renewal of commerce with St. Domingo, and the mission to the French Republic.


Citation: John Adams: "Special Message", December 5, 1799. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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