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Special Message

February 08, 1843

To the House of Representatives of the United States:

I herewith transmit to the House of Representatives, in answer to their resolution of the 28th ultimo, a report* from the Secretary of State.


*Stating that no information is in possession of the Government of any negotiation of a treaty, or of any overtures to treat, for a cession of California by Mexico to England.

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

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