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messages transmitting reports and communications from executive departments (18A-D1). Arranged chronologically.

REPORTS AND COMUNICATIONS SUBMITTED TO THE HOUSE. 23 vols. 4 ft. 195

Reports and communications from the Secretary of State (13A-El); the Secretary of the Treasury (18A-E2); the Treasurer of the United States (18A-E3); the Secretary of War (18A-E4); the Secretary of the Navy (18AE5); and the Postmaster General (18A-E6). Arranged chronologically within each group.

PETITIONS AND MEMORIALS, RESOLUTIONS OF STATE LEGISLATURES, AND RELATED DOCUMENTS WHICH WERE REFERRIED TO COMITTEES. 10 ft.

196 Grouped by specified committees listed below, thereunder by subject. Subjects are arranged chronologically within each group, unless otherwise indicated. Committee on Agriculture: duty on imported tallow (18A-F1.1). Committee on claims: various subjects (188-F2.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner. Canmittee on Commerce: beacons, buoys, and lighthouses (18A-F3.1); claims

for fishing bounty (18A-F3.2), arranged alphabetically by petitioner; ports of entry and collection districts (18A-F3.3); and various sub

jects (18A-F3.4). Committee on the District of Columbia: inspection of flour in Alexandria

(18A-F4.1) and various subjects (18A-F4.2). Committee on Elections: various subjects (18A-F5.1). Committee on Foreign Affairs: claims (18A-F6.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner; piracy (18A-F6.2); and various subjects (18A-F6.3). Committee on Indian Affairs: various subjects (18A-F7.1). Committee on the Judiciary: claims (18A-F8.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner; naturalization (18A-F8.2); and various subjects (184

78.3). Committee on Manufactures: duties on imports (18A-F9.1); sales at auctia

(18A-F9.2); and various subjects (18A-59.3). Committee on Military Affairs: claims (18A-F10.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner; and various subjects (181-F10.2). Committee on Naval Affairs: claims (18A-F11.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner; and various subjects (18A-F11.2). Committee on Pensions and Revolutionary claims: various subjects (18A

F12.1), arranged alphabetically by petitioner. Committee on the Post Office and Post Roads: ' claims (18A-F13.1), arranged

alphabetically by petitioner; mail routes (18A-F13.2); and various

subjects (18A-F13.3). Committee on Private Land claims: various subjects (19A-F14.1), arranged

alphabetically by petitioner. Committee on Public Buildings, Select: various subjects (18A-F15.1). Committee on Public Lands: claims (18A-F16.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner; land grants for various purposes (18A-F16.2); preemp

tion (18A-F16.3); and various subjects (18A-F16.4). Committee on Revolutionary Pensions: various subjects (18A-F17.1), arranged

alphabetically by petitioner.

Committee on Roads and Canals, Select: various subjects (18A-F18.1). Committee on Way and Means: claims (18A-F19.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner; and various subjects (18A-F19.2). Other select committees: address of Ninian Edwards (18A-F20.1); aliens

of Louisiana (18A-F20.2); and various subjects (18A-F20.3). Committee of the lihole House: duty on imports (18A-F21.1); sales at

auction (18A-F21.2); government of the District of Columbia (1EA-F21.3); and various subjects (18A-F21.4).

PETITIONS AND MEMORIALS, RESOLUTIONS OF STATE LEGISLATURES, AND RELATED
DOCUMENTS WHICH WERE TABLED. 2 in.

197 Various subjects (18A-G1.l), arranged chronologically.

ELECTION RECORDS. 10 in.

198 Credentials of representatives and Delegates (13A-HI), arranged alphabetically by State or Territory; and a list of votes for President and Vice President of the United States, as counted in the presence of the two Houses of Congress in the Chamber of the House of Representatives on Wednesday the 9th of February, 1825 (18A-H2).

199

OTHER RECORDS. 8 in.

One volume of roll calls, lst session (18A-J1), arranged chronologically; and various papers (18A-J2), arranged by subject.

Records of Impeachment Proceedings

200

IMPEACHMENT OF BUCKNER THRUSTON. Less than 1/4 in.

Papers pertaining to impeachment proceedings against Buckner Thruston, Judge of the U. S. Circuit Court for the District of Columbia (19B-Al). For other papers relating to the impeachment of Judge Thrus ton, see entry 286.

201

IMPEACHMENT OF JOSEPH L. SMITH. Less than 1/4 in.

Papers pertaining to impeachment proceedings against Joseph L. Smith, Judge of the Supreme Court of the Territory of Florida (18B-B1). For other papers relating to the impeachment of Judge Smith, see entry 215.

Records of the Office of the Clerk

For index to transcribed reports of the Committee on Claims, see entry 27.

RECORD BOOKS. 3 vols. 3 in.

202 Bill book of House and Senate bills and resolutions (18C-Al) and rough petition book (18C-A2). For petition book and for contingent accounts of the Clerk's Office, see entry 187.

RECORDS OF COMMITTEE REPORTS. 5 vols. I ft.

203 Transcribed reports of the committee on Agriculture, 13th Congress, Ist session, to 26th Congress, 2d session (18C-Bl); the Committee on

Foreign Affairs, 18th Congress, 1st session, to 23d Congress, 2d session (18C-B2); the Committee on Indian Affairs, 18th Congress, 1st session, to 24th Congress, 1st session (18C-B3); the Committee on Pensions and Revolutionary Claims, 18th Congress, and the Committee on Revolutionary Claims, 19th Congress, 1st session, to 21st Congress, 2d session (18C-B4); and select committees (18C-B5). Arranged chronologically within each group. For other reports of the Committee on Pensions and Revolutionary Claims, see entry 131. For reports of the Committee on Ways and Means, see entry 71; the Committee on Public Lands, entry 82; the Committee on the Disürict of Columbia, entry 94; the Committee on the Judiciary and the Committee on Public Expenditures, entry 131; the Committee on Military Affairs, the Committee on Private Land Claims, and the Committee on Expenditures on the Public Buildings, entry 145; and the Committee on claims, entry 174.

OTHER RECORDS. Less than 1/4 in.

Various papers (18C-cl), arranged chronologically.

204

NINETEENTH CONGRESS, 1825-27

First Session, December 5, 1825-May 22, 1826
Second Session, December 4, 1826-March 3, 1827

Records of Legislative Proceedings

MINUTE BOOK AND JOURNALS. 4 vols. 1 ft.

205 Minute book, 1st and 2d sessions (19A-Al); rough legislative journal, 1st session (19A-A2) and 2d session (19A-A3); and legislative journal, 1st and 2d sessions (19A-A4).

BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS Q?IGINATING IN THE HOUSE. 6 ft.

206 Original House bills and bills upon which further action was taken (19A-B1); original House joint resolutions (19A-B2); original House concurrent resolutions (19A-B3); House simple resolutions, motions, and orders (19A-B4); and 2 volumes of engrossed House bills and resolutions (19A-35). Arranged chronologically within each group, except 19A-Bl and 19A-B5, which are arranged numerically.

BILLS ORIGINATING IN THE SENATE AND CONSIDERED IN THE HOUSE.

Senate bills, lst session (19A-cl), arranged numerically.'

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COMMITTEE REPORTS AND PAPERS. 9 ft.

208 Records of the following committees, relating to the subjects listed or consisting of the kinds of documents specified: Committee on Accounts: contingent expenses of the House of Representa

tives (19A-D1.l), arranged chronologically. Committee on Agriculture: silk culture in the United States (19A-D2.1)

and various subjects (19A-D2.2). Arranged chronologically within each group.

Committee on Claims: various subjects (19A-D3.1), arranged alphabetically.

There is also a docket volume, 19th Congress, 1st session, to 20th

Congress, 2d session (19A-D3.2).
Committee on Commerce: aids to navigation (19A-14.1); collectors of

customs (19A-14.2); imposition of discriminating duties on the vessels
and cargoes of Sweden and Norway (19A-14.3); removal of wrecks in
Savannah Harbor (19A-D4.4); survey of the coasts of the United States
(19A-14.5). Arranged chronologically within each group. There is
also a docket volume, 19th Congress, 1st session, to 22d Congress, 2d

session (19A-14.6). Committee on the District of Columbia: Charles Bulfinch's report on United.

States penitentiaries (19A-D5.1); establishment of a territorial government for the District of Columbia (19A-D5.2); imprisonment of free Negroes in the District of Columbia and the sale of such persons as unclaimed slaves for jail fees and other charges (19A-15.3); ordinance of July 7, 1824, relative to assessments (19A-15.4); Washington Canal Co. (19A-D5.5); and various subjects (19A-D5.6). Arranged chronologically within each group. There is also a docket volume, 19th Congress,

1st session, to 26th Congress, 2d session (19A-D5.7). Comunittee on Elections: contested election cases of Daniel Huguenin, Jr.,

v. Egbert Ten Eyck, New York (19A-D6.1), and John Biddle and Father Gabriel Richard v. Austin J. Wing, Michigan Territory (19A-D6.2). Ar

ranged by subject. Committee on Expenditures on the Public Buildings: Capitol Building

(19A-D7.1); furnishing of the President's House (19A-D7.2); and various

subjects (19A-17.3). Arranged chronologically within each group. Committee on Foreign Affairs: correspondence with the State Department

(19A-18.1); United States mission to the Congress of Panama (19A-18.2); work of the boundary commission acting under the Treaty of Ghent (19A08.3); and various subjects (19A-18.4). Arranged chronologically within each group. There is also a docket volume, 19 th Congress, 1st session,

to 26th Congress, 2d session (19A-D8.5). Committee on Indian Affairs: various subjects (19A-19.1), arranged chrono

logically. Committee on the Judiciary: Federal court (19A-D10.); inquiry to ascer

tain whether United States attorneys have received compensation from defendants in cases under their care (19A-D10.2); Orleans Navigation Co. (19A-110.3); patent legislation (19A-110.4); and various subjects

(19A-110.5). Arranged chronologically within each group. . Committee on the Library: fire in the Library of Congress, Dec. 22, 1825,

and fireproofing the Library (19A-dll.l); procurement of designs in painting of scenes of the Revolution for the completion of the decorations of the Grand Rotunda of the Capitol (19A-121.2); and procurement of copies of documents from the public offices of England relative to the history of the United States (19A-D11.3). Arranged chronologically

within each group. Committee on Military Affairs: establishment of a western armory (19A

D12.1); inquiry into the compensation of brevetted officers of the Army (19A-D12.2); Maj. Charles Larrabee's complaint against the War Department for being deprived of the rank to which he considered him

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vos, ad session (19A-D13.2).

self entitled (19A-D12.3); Military Academy at West Point (19A-D12.4); military appropriation bill for 1826 (19A-D12.5); pay of the Army (19A-112.6); and various subjects (19A-D12.7). Arranged chronologically within each group. There is also a docket volume, 19 th Congress,

lst session, to 22d Congress, 2d session (19A-112.7). Committee on Military Pensions: various subjects (19A-D13.1), arranged

chronologically. There is also a docket volume, 19th Congress, 2d

session, to 21st Congress, 2d session (19A-113.2). Committee on the țilitia, Select: organization and discipline of the

Militia (19A-D14.1), arranged chronologically. Committee on Naval Affairs: construction of sloops of war (19A-D25.1);

establishment of a line of communications between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans through the Isthmus of Panama (19A-D15.2); establishment of a naval school (19A-115.3); Marine Corps (19A-115.4); naval appropriation bill for 1826 (19A-D15.5); navy yards (19A-D15.6); and various subjects (19A-115.7). Arranged chronologically within each

group. Committee on the Post Office and Post Roads: various subjects (19A-116.1),

arranged chronologically. There is also a docket volume, 19th Congress,

1st session, to 22d Congress, 1st session (19A-126,2). Committee on Private Land Claims: various subjects (19A-017.1), arranged

alphabetically. Committee on Public Lands: boundaries of land districts in Michigan

Territory (19A-D18.1); investigation of the General Land Office (19AD18.2); public lands in Ohio lying between Ludlow's and Robert's lines, claimed by persons holding Virginia military warrants (19A-118.3); relief of purchasers of public lands in Alabama (19A-118.4); and various subjects (19A-118.5). Arranged chronologically within each group. There is also a docket volume, 19th Congress, 1st session, to

27 th Congress, 3d session (19A-118.6). Coromittee on Revolutionary Claims: various subjects (19A-D19.1), arranged

alphabetically. There is also a docket volume, 19 th Congress, 1st

session, to 23d Congress, 2d session (19A-119.2). Committee on Roads and Canals, Select: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (19A

D20.1); Cumberland Road (19A-D20.2); survey of a canal route from
Taunton to lieymouth, in Massachusetts (19A-D20.3); and various sub-

jects (19A-D20.4). Arranged chronologically within each group. Committee on the Territories: various subjects (19A-D21.1), arranged

chronologically. There is also a docket volume, 19th Congress, 1st

session, to 26th Congress, 2d session (19A-D21.2). Committee on Ways and Means: duties on woolens (19A-D22.1); mission to

Panama estimates (19A-D22.2); Navy Department estimates (19A-D22.3); state of the finances (19A-D22.4); Thompson's Tea Case (19A-D22.5); unclaimed dividends on the funded debt (19A-D22.6); War Department estimates (19A-D22.7); and various subjects (19A-D22.8). Arranged

chronolovically within each group. Other select committees: the accounts of President James Monroe (19A

D23.1); alterations in the Hall of the House of Representatives (19AD23.2); apportionment of Representatives (19A-D23.3); controversy between Georgia and the Creek Indians (19A-D23.4); creating a fund for the purpose of education and internal improvement (19A-D23.5); erec

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