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• John Quincy Adams
Special Message
January 15, 1827

To the Senate of the United States:

In compliance with a resolution of the Senate of the 21st of last month, I now transmit a letter from the Secretary of War, with a report from the Chief Engineer and a statement of the Third Auditor, shewing the amount disbursed of the appropriation made by the act of 24th May, 1824, to improve the navigation of the Ohio and Mississippi rivers, and the state and progress of the work contemplated by the appropriation.


Citation: John Quincy Adams: "Special Message", January 15, 1827. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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