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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
January 22, 1855

To the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States:

I communicate to Congress herewith a communication of this date from the Secretary of the Interior, with accompanying papers, and recommend that the appropriation * therein asked for be made.


*For payment of interest due the Cherokee Indians.

Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", January 22, 1855. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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