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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
March 5, 1856

To the Senate of the United States:

In compliance with the resolution of the Senate of the 21st ultimo, I transmit herewith a report from the Secretary of the Interior, with accompanying papers.*


*Correspondence relative to transportation of the malls, etc., over the Illinois Central Railroad.

Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", March 5, 1856. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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