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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
February 0, 1857

To the House of Representatives of the United States:

I communicate herewith a letter of the Secretary of War, recommending all appropriation of $10,000 for the purpose of instituting a series of researches for the discovery of a more efficient mode of manufacturing niter.

FRANKLIN PIERCE.

Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", February 0, 1857. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project. http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=67777.
 
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