To the House of Representatives:
I transmit to the House of Representatives, in answer to a resolution of the 9th instant, the accompanying report+ from the Secretary of State.
+Declining to transmit copies of correspondence. negotiations and treaties with German States since January 1, 1868, relative to the rights of naturalized citizens.
Andrew Johnson, Special Message Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/202434