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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
June 23, 1856

To the Senate of the United States:

I transmit to the Senate, for its consideration with a view to ratification, a convention for the mutual delivery of criminals fugitives from justice in certain cases, and for other purposes, concluded at The Hague on the 29th ultimo between the United States and His Majesty the King of the Netherlands.


Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", June 23, 1856. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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