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Special Message

January 23, 1840

To the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States:

I herewith transmit a communication from the Secretary of the Treasury, inclosing a letter addressed to him from the Solicitor of the Treasury, and have to invite the earliest attention of Congress to the subject contained therein. +


+ Relating to the discharge of liens and incumbrances upon real estate which has or may become the property of the United States.

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

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