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Special Message

December 07, 1841

To the Senate of the United States:

I transmit herewith a report from the Secretary of War, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of the 3d of March last, calling for a comparative statement of the condition of the public defenses, of all the preparations and means of defense, and of the actual and authorized strength of the Army on the 1st of January, 1829, and the 1st of January, 1841.


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

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