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PETITIONS AND MEMORIALS, RESOLUTIONS OF STATE LEGISLATURES, AND RELATED

DOCUMENTS WHICH WERE REFERRED TO COMMITTEES. 20 ft.

Grouped by specified committees listed below, thereunder by subject. Subjects are arranged chronologically within each group, unless otherwise indicated. Committee an Accounts: procurement of paper for printing (21A-G1.1). Committee on Agriculture: culture of hemp (214-G2.1). Committee on claims: claims (21A-G3.1), arranged alphabetically by peti

'tioner. Committee on Commerce: beacons, buoys, and lighthouses (21A-G4.1); draw

backs (21A-44.2); harbors (27A-G4.3); mackerel fisheries (21A-G4.4); marine hospitals (21A-G4.5); navigational aids (214-64.6); ports of

entry (21A-G4.7); and various subjects (21A-G4.8). Committee on the District of Columbia: slavery in the District (214-45.1)

and various subjects (214-65.2). Committee on Elections: various subjects (21A-G6.). Committee on Foreign Affairs: claims against Denmark (21A-67.1) and vari

ous subjects (21A-G7.2). Committee on Indian Affairs: claims (214-98.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner; removal of Indians (21A-G8.2); and various subjects (21A

G8.3). Committee on Internal Improvements, Select: canals (211-09.1); creeks and

rivers (21A-G9.2); railroads (21A-G9.3); roads (21A-G9.4); turnpikes

(221-69.5); and various subjects (21A-G9.6). Committee on the Judiciary: case of Samuel Buel (21A-610.1); claims (214

G10.2), arranged alphabetically by petitioner; insolvent debtors (21AG10.3); patents (21A-G10.4); judgments (21A-G10.5); and various subjects

(214-G10.6). Committee on Manufactures: drawbacks (21A-G11.1); duty on iron (22A-G11.2);

and various subjects (21A-G11.3). Committee on Military Affairs: claims (21A-G12.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner; and various subjects (214-G12.2). Committee on Military Pensions: claims (21A-G13.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner. Committee on Naval Affairs: claims (21A-G14.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner; case of Farnifold Green (21A-G14.2); and various subjects

(21A-G14.3). Committee on the post offices and Post Roads: post offices (214-G15.1);

post routes (21A-G15.2); Sunday mail (21A-G15.3); and various subjects

(21A-G15.4). Committee on Private Land Claims: claims (21A-G16.1), arranged alphabeti

cally by petitioner. Committee on Public Buildings, Select: various subjects (214-G17.1). Committee on Public Lands: granted lands--permission to dispose, relin

quish, or sell (21A-G18.1); forfeited lands--permission to repurchase or retain (21A-G18.2); land grants for various purposes (21A-G18.3); land offices (21A-G18.4); preemption in the purchase of public lands (21A-G18.5); relief of purchasers of public lands (214-G18.6); saline lands (21A-G18.7); titles and claims to public lands (21A-G18.8); and various subjects (21A-G18.9).

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Committee on Revolutionary claims: claims (22A-619.1), arranged alpha

betically by petitioner. Committee on the Territories: various subjects (21A-G20.1). Committee on Ways and Means: auction system (21A-G22.1); claims (21A

G21.2); salary increases for Government clerks (21A-G21.3); and various

subjects (214-G21.4). Other select committees: the petition of Elisha Begelow (21A-G22.) and

the President's message upon the subject of the 5th Census (21A-G22.2). Committee of the Whole House: improvement of navigation of Back Creek,

connecting link between the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal and Chesapeake Bay (21A-G23.1); preservation and repair of the Cumberland Road (21AG23.2); removal of Indians (21A-G23.3); Sunday mail (21A-G23.4); and various subjects (21A-G23.5).

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PETITIONS AND MEMORIALS, RESOLUTIONS OF STATE LEGISLATURES, AND RELATED

DOCUMENTS WHICH WERE TABLED. 8 in.

Grouped by subject as follows: Indian matters (21A-H1.1) and various subjects (21A-H1.2). Arranged chronologically within each group.

ELECTION RECORDS. 8 in.

Credentials of Representatives (21A-J), arranged alphabetically by State.

OTHER RECORDS. 1 in.

Various papers (21A-K1), arranged chronologically.

Records of Impeachment Proceedings

IMPEACHMENT OF ALFRED CONKLING. 1/4 in.

24 Papers pertaining to impeachment proceedings against Alfred Conkling, Judge of the U. S. District Court for the Northern District of New York (21B-Al). For other papers relating to the impeachment of Judge Conkling, see entries 230 and 314.

IMPEACHWENT OF JAMES H. PECK. 5 in.

245 Papers pertaining to impeachment proceedings against James H. Peck, Judge of the U. S. District Court for the District of Missouri (21B-B1).

Records of the Office of the clerk

For index to transcribed reports of the Committee on clains, see entry 218.

RECORD BOOKS. 9 vols. 6 in.

246 Bill book of House and Senate bills and resolutions (21C-AI); rough petition book (210-A2); record of committee membership (210-A3); record of reports made to the House together with a list of bills and resolutions reported (210-14); record of orders of the day (210-A5); account of print ing for the House (21C-A6); and a list of references to documents mentioned

in printed House and Senate Journals (210-A7). For contingent accounts of the Clerk's Office, see entry 187; and for petition book, see entry 231.

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RECORDS OF COMAITTEE REPORTS. 3 vols. 9 in.

Transcribed reports of the Committee on claims, 21st Congress, 2d session, to 22d Congress, 1st session (210-Bl); the Committee on Elections, 21st Congress, 1st session, to 28th Congress, 1st session (21C-B2); and select comnittees (21C-B3). Arranged chronologically within each group. For other reports of the Committee on Claims, ses entry 232. For reports of the Committee on the District of Columbia, see entry 94; the Committee on the Judiciary and the Committee on Public Expenditures, entry 131; the Committee on Expenditures on the Public Buildings and the Committee on Private Land claims, en try 145; the Committee on Agriculture, the Committee on Foreign Affairs, the Committee on Indian Affairs, and the Committee on Revolutionary Claims, en try 203; the Committee on Military Pensions, the Committee on the Territories, and the Committee on Ways and Means, entry 217; and the Committee on Commerce, the Committee on Expenditures in the State Department, the Committee on Manufactures, the Committee on Military Affairs, the Committee on Public Lands and the Select Committee on Roads and Canals, entry 232.

OTHER RECORDS. 4 in.

248 Letters to the clerk, chiefly from colleges, libraries, and Congressmen about sharing in the distribution of printed House documents (210-01), arranged chronologically.

TWENTY-SECOND CONGRESS, 1831-33

First Session, December 5, 1831-July 16, 1832
Second Session, December 3, 1832-March 2, 1833

Records of Legislative Proceedings

MINUTE BOOK AND JOURNALS. 5 vols. 1 ft.

249 Minute book, 1st and 2d sessions (224-A1); and rough legislative journal, 1st session (22A-A2) and 2d session (22A-A3).

BILIS AND RESOLUTIONS ORIGINATING IN THE HOUSE. 9 ft.

250 Original House bills and bills upon which further action was taken (22A-B2); original House joint resolutions (22A-32); House simple resolutions, motions, and orders (22A-B3); and 3 volumes of engrossed House bills and resolutions (22A-B4). Arranged numerically within each group, except 22A-B3, which is arranged chronologically.

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BILIS ORIGINATING IN THE SENATE AND CONSIDERED IN THE HOUSE.

Senate bills, lst session (224-C1), arranged numerically.

COMITTEE REPORTS AND PAPERS. 10 ft.

252 Records of the following committees, relating to the subjects listed or consisting of the kinds of documents specified: Cornmittee on Accounts: various subjects (22A-+1.1), arranged chronologi

cally. Committee on Agriculture: cultivation of tropical plants in the United

States (22A-D2.1) and various subjects (22A-D2.2). Arranged chrono

logically within each group. Committee on Clains: allowance of interest to States (22A-D3.1), arranged

chronologically; and various subjects (22A-D3.2), arranged alphabetically. There are also 2 docket volumes (22A-D3.3). For letter book,

see entry 237. Committee on Commerce: claims (22A-14.1); comercial regulations (22A-14.2);

and various subjects (22A-D4.3). Arranged chronologically within each group, except 22A-D4.1, which is arranged alphabetically. For docket,

see entry 208. Committee on the District of Columbia: public improvements in the District

(22A-D5.1) and various subjects (22A-D5.2). Arranged chronologically

within each group. For docket, see entry 208. Committee on Elections: contested election cases of James Gadsden v.

Joseph W. lihite, Florida Territory (22A-D6.1); Joseph Draper v. Charles C. Johnston, Virginia (22A-D6.2); and David Crockett v. Wm. Fitzgerald,

Tennessee (22A-D6.3). Arranged by subject. Comittee on Expenditures in the Navy Department: a report of expenditures

on account of contingencies in that Department (22A-17.1). Committee on Expenditures in the State Department: various papers relating

to expenditures (22A-D8.1), arranged by subject. Committee on Expenditures in the liar Department: a report on the contingent

expenses of the war Departinent and the military establishment for the

year 1831 (22A-19.1). Committee on Foreign Affairs: claims (22A-110.1); cholera disease (22A

D10.2); and various subjects (22A-D10.3). Arranged chronologically within each group, except 22A-D10.3, which is arranged by subject. For

docket, see entry 208. Committee on Indian Affairs: claiins (22A-D11.l), arranged alphabetically;

and various subjects (22A-:j11.2), arranged by subject. Committee on Internal Improvements, Select: various subjects (22A-112.1),

arranged by subject. There is also a docket volume (22A-D12.2). Committee on Invalid Pensions: claims (22A-D13.1), arranged alphabetically.

There is also a docket volume, 22d Congress, 1st session, to 27th Con

gress, 3d session (22A-113.2). Committee on the Judiciary: claims (22A-114.1); printing of a stereotype

edition of the laws and treaties of the United States (22A-114.2); and various subjects (22A-114.3). Arranged by subject, except 22A-D14.1,

which is arranged alphabetically. For docket, see entry 223. Committee on Manufactures: tariffs and domestic manufactures (22A-D15.1),

arranged chronologically. Committee on Military Affairs: claims (22A-516.1), arranged alphabetically;

and various subjects (22A-516.2), arranged by subject. For docket, see entry 208.

Committee on Naval Affairs: claims (22A-D17.1), arranged alphabetically:

1), arranged alphabetically; and various subjects (22A-D17.2), arranged by subject. Committee on the Post Office and Post Roads: claims (22A-118.1), arranged

alphabetically; and various subjects (22A-D18.2), arranged chronologi

cally. For docket, see entry 208. Committee on Private Land claims: claims (22A-D19.1), arranged alphabeti

cally. Committee on Public Expenditures: a report relative to the mileage of

Members of Congress (22A-D20.1). Committee on Public Lands: claims (22A-D21.1); investigation of the General

Land Office (22A-D21.2); lease of Chickas aw Indian Reservation (224-D22.3); and various subjects (22A-D21.4). Arranged by subject, except 22A-122.1,

which is arranged alphabetically. For docket, see entry 208. Committee on Revolutionary Claims: claims (22A-D22.1), arranged alphabeti

cally. For docket, see entry 208. Committee on Revolutionary Pensions: claims (22A-123.1), arranged alpha

betically. There is also a docket volume, 22d Congress, 1st session, to

24th Congress, 2d session (22A-D23.2). Com.nittee on the Territories: various subjects (224-D24.1), arranged chro

ologically. For docket, see entry 208. Committee on Ways and Means: Bank of the United States (22A-D25.1); claims

(22A-D25.2); correspondence relating to estimates and appropriations for various executive departments (22A-D25.3); reduction of duties on imports (22A-D25.4); and various subjects (22A-D25.5). Arranged by subject,

except 22A-D25.2, which is arranged alphabetically. Other select committees: various subjects (22A-D26.1), arranged by subject. Committee of the lihole House: For minutes, see entry 193.

PRESIDENT'S MESSAGES. 5 vols. i ft.

253 Annual messages, with pertinent documents, 1931 and 1832; messages suggesting legislation or submitting specific information or documents; and messages transmitting reports and communications from executive departments (22A-El). Arranged chronologically.

REPORTS AND COM::UNICATIONS SUBMITTED TO THE HOUSE. 14 vols. 6 ft. 254

Reports and communications from the Secretary of State (22A-F1), the Secretary of the Treasury (22A-F2), the Treasurer of the United States (22A-F3), the Secretary of War (22A-F4), the Secretary of the Navy (22A-F5), the Postmaster General (22A-F6), and others (22A-F7). Arranged chronologically within each group.

PETITIONS AND MEMORIALS, RESOLUTIONS OF STATE LEGISLATURES, AND {ELATED

DOCUMENTS WHICH WERE REFERRED TO COMOOTTEES. 21 ft.

Grouped by specified committees listed below, thereunder by subject. Subjects are arranged chronologically within eac group, unless otherwise indicated. Committee on accounts: various subjects (221-C1.l). Conmittee on agriculture: culture and manufacture of silk (22A-G2.1). Committee on claims: various subjects (22A-G3.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner.

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