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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
February 4, 1857

To the Senate of the United States:

In answer to the resolutions of the Senate of yesterday, adopted in executive session, I transmit reports* from the Secretary of State, to whom they were referred.


*Relating to the convention between Great Britain and Honduras respecting the island of Ruatan.

Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", February 4, 1857. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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