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• John Quincy Adams
Special Message
January 29, 1828

To the House of Representatives of the United States:

A report from the Secretary of State, with copies of a recent correspondence between the charge d'affaires from Brazil and him on the subjects of discussion between this Government and that of Brazil,* is transmitted to the House of Representatives, in compliance with a resolution of the House of the 2d instant.


*Relating to the detention of American vessels by the naval forces of Brazil.

Citation: John Quincy Adams: "Special Message", January 29, 1828. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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