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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
July 29, 1856

To the Senate of the United States:

I herewith lay before the Senate, for its constitutional action thereon, a treaty made and concluded on the 21st day of December, 1855, by and between Joel Palmet, superintendent of Indian affairs, on the part of the United States, and the chiefs and headmen of the Mo-lal-la-las, or Molel, tribe of Indians in Oregon Territory.


Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", July 29, 1856. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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