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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
January 13, 1857

To the Senate of the United States:

I transmit to the Senate, for its consideration with a view to ratification, a convention between the United States and the Republic of Peru relative to the rights of neutrals at sea, signed at Lima by the plenipotentiaries of the parties on the 22d of July last.


Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", January 13, 1857. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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