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Special Message

February 20, 1844

To the House of Representatives of the United States:

I transmit herewith a report* from the Secretary of War, containing the information requested in the resolution of the House of Representatives of the 29th ultimo.

* Relating to the settlement of the accounts of Major-General Gaines, etc.

In order to a full understanding of the matter I have deemed it proper to transmit with the information requested a copy of the reply of the Adjutant-General to Brevet Major-General Gaines, with the documents to which it refers.


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

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