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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
December 11, 1854

To the Senate:

I herewith transmit a communication from the Secretary of the Treasury, requesting authority to invest the sum of $6,561.80, received from the sales of lands in the Chickasaw cession, in stocks for the benefit of the Chickasaw national fund, as required by the eleventh article of the treaty with the Chickasaws of the 20th October, 1832, and the act of Congress of 11th September, 1841.


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