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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
February 13, 1854

To the Senate of the United States:

I transmit to the Senate, for its consideration with a view to ratification, an additional article to the convention for the establishment of international copyright, which was concluded at Washington on the 17th of February, 1853, between the United States of America and Her Britannic Majesty, extending the time limited in that convention for the exchange of the ratifications of the same.


Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", February 13, 1854. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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