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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
May 16, 1856

To the Senate and House of Representatives:

I communicate to Congress a report from the Secretary of the Interior, containing estimates of appropriations required in the fulfillment of treaty stipulations with certain Indian tribes, and recommend that the appropriations asked for be made in the manner therein suggested.


Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", May 16, 1856. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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