June 11, 1878

Washington, D.C.

 

RESPONSE TO THE SECRETARY OF STATE

 

To the House of Representatives:

 

In answer to a resolution of the House of Representatives of the 27th May ultimo I transmit the response of the Secretary of State, accompanied by a copy of the papers* called for by the resolution.

R.B. HAYES

 

*Relating to the convention of May 20, 1875, for the establishment of an international bureau of weights and measures.