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Special Message

January 08, 1838

To the House of Representatives of the United States:

I herewith transmit to the House of Representatives a report,+ and accompanying documents, from the Secretary of State, in compliance with a resolution of that body dated the 5th instant.


+ Transmitting instructions and correspondence concerning the preservation of the neutrality of the United States in the civil wars and insurrections in Mexico and in any of the British Provinces north of the United States since 1829.

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

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