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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
April 11, 1854

To the Senate of the United States:

I transmit herewith a report* from the Secretary of State, in reply to the Senate's resolution of yesterday passed in executive session.


*Relating to claims growing out of the eleventh article of the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo.

Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", April 11, 1854. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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