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Special Message

June 01, 1838

To the Senate of the United States:

Negotiations have been opened with the Osage and Delaware Indians, in compliance with the resolution of the Senate of the 19th of January last, for the relinquishment of certain school lands secured to them by treaty. These relinquishments have been obtained on the terms authorized by the resolution, and copies of them are herewith transmitted for the information of the Senate.


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

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