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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
June 3, 1856

To the House of Representatives:

I transmit a report* from the Secretary of State, in answer to a resolution of the House of Representatives of the 29th ultimo.


*Stating that no information relative to the action of the leading powers of Europe on the subject of privateering has been officially communicated by any foreign government.

Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", June 3, 1856. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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