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Special Message

May 01, 1838

To the House of Representatives of the United States:

I transmit herewith a report, and accompanying documents, from the Acting Secretary of War, which contains the information* required by the resolution of the 16th ultimo, respecting the officers of the Corps of Engineers, the works upon which they were engaged during the last year, and the other matters embraced in the resolution.


* List of officers of the Corps of Engineers and of the works upon which they were employed during the year 1837.

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

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