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Special Message

April 28, 1842

To the Senate of the United States:

I submit to the Senate, for the constitutional action of that body, a treaty concluded on the 11th day of August last with the Minds Wankanton bands of the Dakota or Sioux Nation of Indians, with the papers necessary to an understanding of the subject.


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

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