Andrew Johnson

Special Message

February 19, 1868

To the Senate of the United States:

I transmit herewith a report from the Attorney-General. prepared in compliance with a resolution adopted by the Senate on the 2d day of December last, requesting "a full list of the names of all persons pardoned by the President since May 2, 1865, who have been convicted of counterfeiting United States bonds, greenbacks, national-bank currency, fractional currency, or the coin of the United States, with the date of issuing each pardon, reasons for issuing it, and by whom recommended."


Andrew Johnson, Special Message Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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