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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
December 31, 1853

To the Senate of the United States:

I transmit to the Senate a report from the Secretary of State, with accompanying papers,* in answer to their resolution of the 12th instant.


*Correspondence relative to the treaty of Washington of July 4, 1850, between Great Britain and the United States.

Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", December 31, 1853. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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