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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
June 4, 1856

To the House of Representatives:

In answer to the resolution of the House of Representatives of the 8th of last month, requesting information in regard to a contemplated imposition of additional duties on American leaf tobacco by the Zollverein or Commercial Union of the German States, I transmit a report from the Secretary of State, to whom the resolution was referred.


Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", June 4, 1856. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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