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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
February 22, 1855

To the Senate of the United States:

In compliance with the resolution of the Senate of the 21st instant, I transmit a report from the Secretary of State, inclosing a copy of the letter+ addressed to the Department of State on the 17th November, 1852, by Mr. Joaquin J. de Osma, envoy extraordinary and minister plenipotentiary of the Republic of Peru.


+ Proposing a settlement of the Lobos Islands controversy.

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