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Special Message

January 19, 1844

To the House of Representatives:

In compliance with your resolution of the 15th December, 1843, requesting "such information as may be on file in any of the Departments relative to the formation of a junction between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans," I transmit herewith a letter from the Secretary of State, with accompanying documents, in relation thereto.


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

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