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• John Quincy Adams
Special Message
February 5, 1827

To the House of Representatives of the United States:

The report from the Secretary of War and accompanying documents herewith transmitted have been prepared in compliance with a resolution of the House of Representatives of the 20th of May last, requesting a statement of expenditure and other particulars relating to the procurement and properties of the patent rifle.


Citation: John Quincy Adams: "Special Message", February 5, 1827. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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