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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
May 1, 1856

To the Senate and House of Representatives:

I communicate herewith a letter of the Postmaster-General, with accompanying correspondence, in relation to mail transportation between our Atlantic and Pacific possessions, and earnestly commend the subject to the early consideration of Congress.


Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", May 1, 1856. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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