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996 TREATY WITH THE TONAWANDA SENECAS. Nov. 5, 1857. iication of the same by a resolution, in the words and iigures following, to Wit 1-- "IN Exnoorrvn Snssroiv, '°SENATE or run Umrnn Sums, June 4, 1858. “ResoZved, (two thirds of the senators present concurring,) That the Senate advise and consent to the ratification of the articles of agreement and convention between the United States and the Tonawanda. band of Seneca Indians, of New York, made the 5th day of November, 1857. "Attest: “ASBURY DICKIN S, »S2:creta7y." Proclamation, Now, therefore, be it known that I, JAMES BUCHANAN, President umh 81: 1859- of the United States of America, do, in pursuance of the advice and consent of the Senate, as expressed in their resolution of June the fourth, one thousand eight hundred and fifty-eight, accept, ratify, and connrm said treaty and articles. In testimony whereof; I have caused the seal of the United States to be hereto ailixed, having signed the same with my own hand. Done at the city of Washington, this thirty-iirst day of March, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and nity- [smL.] nine, and of the Independence of the United States the eighty-third. JAMES BUCHANAN. By the President: Lmwrs Ons.