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Special Message

February 28, 1838

Hon. J. K. POLK,

Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Sir: The inclosed report and accompanying papers from the Secretary of War contain all the information required by the resolution of the House of Representatives of the 5th instant, respecting the present state of the campaign in Florida and the disposition of the Indians to treat for peace.

Very respectfully, your most obedient servant,


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

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