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Special Message

February 21, 1844

To the House of Representatives of the United States:

I herewith transmit to the House of Representatives, in answer to their resolution of the 16th instant, a report * from the Secretary of State, with the correspondence therein referred to.


* Relating to a demand upon the British Government for the surrender of certain fugitive criminals from Florida under the provisions of the tenth article of the treaty of Washington.

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

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