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January 23, 1850
Zachary Taylor

To the Senate of the United States:

I transmit to the Senate, in answer to a resolution of that body passed on the 17th instant, the accompanying reports of heads of Departments which contain all the official information in the possession of the Executive asked for by the resolution.

On coming into office I found the military commandant of the Department of Calif...

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