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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
April 12, 1854

To the House of Representatives:

I transmit herewith a report from the Secretary of State, with accompanying documents,* in compliance with the resolution of the House of Representatives of the 4th instant.


*Correspondence relative to the seizure of Martin Koszta by Austrian authorities at Smyrna.

Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", April 12, 1854. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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