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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
January 19, 1855

To the Senate of the United States:

I communicate to the Senate herewith a letter from the Secretary of the Interior, dated the 18th instant, covering a communication from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, with accompanying papers, and asking that certain appropriations be made for the service of the Indian Department.


Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", January 19, 1855. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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