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Special Message

May 12, 1840

To the Senate of the United States:

I communicate to the Senate a copy of a letter ** from the secretary of the Territory of Florida, with documents accompanying it, received at the Department of State since my message of the 2d instant and containing additional information on the subject of the resolution of the Senate of the 30th of December last.

** Relating to the sale or exchange of Government drafts, etc.


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

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