Grover Cleveland

Special Message

January 12, 1886

To the Senate and House of Representatives:

I transmit herewith a communication of the 2d instant from the Secretary of the Interior, submitting, with accompanying papers, a draft of a bill to amend section 9 of the act of March 3, 1885, relating to the trial and punishment of Indians committing certain specified crimes.

The subject is presented for the consideration and action of Congress


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

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