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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
March 17, 1856

To the House of Representatives

I herewith transmit to the House of Representatives a report of the Secretary of War, with copies prepared in compliance with a resolution of the House of the 28th ultimo, requesting "copies of all correspondence, documents, and papers in relation to the compensation and emoluments of Brevet Lieutenant-General Scott under the joint resolution of Congress approved February 15, 1855."


Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", March 17, 1856. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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