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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
March 4, 1856

To the Senate of the United States:

I herewith communicate to the Senate, for its constitutional action thereon, two treaties recently negotiated by Francis Huebochmann, the superintendent of Indian affairs for the northern superintendency, one with the Menominee Indians and the other with the Stockbridge and Munsee Indians, and more particularly referred to in the accompanying communications of the Secretary of the Interior of this date.


Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", March 4, 1856. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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