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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
February 4, 1854

To the Senate of the United States:

I submit to the Senate herewith, for their constitutional action thereon, two treaties, one negotiated on the 10th day of September, 1853, by Superintendent Joel Palmet and Agent Samuel H. Culver, on the part of the United States, and the chiefs and headmen of the bands of the Rogue River tribe of Indians in Oregon; the other negotiated on the 19th of the same month, on behalf of the Government by the said superintendent, with the chiefs of the Crow Creek band of Umpqua Indians in said Territory.


Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", February 4, 1854. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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