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Committee on Ways and Means: claims (17A-F17.1) and various subjects (17A

F17.2). Other select committees: "flying machine" of James Bennett (17A-F18.1),

arranged alphabetically by petitioner; suppression of the slave trade

(17A-F18.2); and various subjects (17A-F18.3). Committee of the Whole House: pensions for service in the Revolutionary

War (17A-F19.1); protective tariff on certain domestic manufactures (17A-F19.2); uniform system of bankruptcy (17A-F19.3); and various subjects (17A-F19.4).

PETITIONS AND MEMORIALS, RESOLUTIONS OF STATE LEGISLATURES, AND RELATED

DOCUMENTS WHICH WERE TABLED. 4 in.

Grouped by subject as follows: claims (17A-G1.1), arranged alphabetically; and various subjects (17A-G1.2), arranged chronologically.

183

ELECTION RECORDS. 10 in.

184 Credentials of Representatives and Delegates (17A-HI), arranged alphabetically by State or Territory.

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OTHER RECORDS. 5 in.

Roll calls (17A-J1) and various papers (17A-J2). Arranged chronologically within each group.

Records of Impeachment Proceedings

186

IMPEACHMENT OF CHARLES TAIT. 1 in.

Papers pertaining to impeachment proceedings against Charles Tait, Judge of the U. S. District Court for the District of Alabama (17B-AZ).

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Records of the Office of the Clerk

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

RECORD BOOKS. 5 vols. 7 in.

187 Bill book of House and Senate bills and resolutions (17C-Al); rough petition book (17C-A2); petition book, 17th Congress, 2d session, to 20th Congress, 1st session (17C-A3); contingent accounts of the Clerk's Office, 17th Congress, 1st session, to 21st Congress, 2d session (176-A4); and Clerk's record of orders of the day (17C-A5). For petition book, Ist session, see entry 160; and for newspaper book, see entry 173.

RECORDS OF COMMITTEE REPORTS. 1 vol. 3 in.

188 Transcribed reports of select committees (17C-B1), arranged chronologically. For reports of the Committee on Ways and Means, see entry 71; the Committee on Public Lands, entry 82; the Committee on the District of Columbia, entry 94; the Committee on the Judiciary, the Committee on Pensions and Revolutionary Claims, 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 Agriculture and the Committee on Claims, entry 174.

RECORDS OF REPORTS FROM EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENTS. I vol. 2 in

189 Transcribed reports and communications from the Secretary of the Treasury (170-01), arranged chronologically. For reports from the Secretary of the Navy, see entry 175.

OTHER RECORDS. Less than 1/4 in.

190 Receipts for records withdrawn (17C-D1), arranged alphabetically by subject.

EIGHTEENTH CONGRESS, 1823-25

First Session, December 1, 1823-May 27, 1824
Second Session, December 6, 1824-March 3, 1825

Records of Legislative Proceedings

191

MINUTE BOOK AND JOURNALS. 6 vols. I ft.

Minute book, 1st and 2d sessions (18A-AI); rough legislative journal, 1st session (18A-A2); legislative journal, 1st session (18A-A3); rough legislative journal, 2d session (18A-A4); and legislative journal, 2d session (18A-A5).

BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS QRIGINATING IN THE HOUSE. 5 ft.

192 Original House bills and House bills upon which further action was taken (18A-B2); original House joint resolutions (18A-B2); original House concurrent resolutions (18A-B3); House simple resolutions, motions, and orders (18A-B4); and 2 volumes oi engrossed House bills and resolutions (18A-35), Arranged chronologically within each group, except 18A-Bl and 18A-B5, which are arranged numerically.

193

COMMITTEE REPORTS AND PAPERS. 8 ft.

Records of the following committees, relating to the subjects listed or consisting of the kinds of documents specified: Committee on Claims: various subjects (18.-01.l), arranged alphabetically. Committee on Commerce: buoys and lighthouses (18A-C2.1) and various

subjects (18A-C2.2). Arranged chronologically within each group. Committee on the District of Columbia: various subjects (18A-C3.1), ar

ranged chronologically. Committee on Elections: contested election cases of Parmenio Adams v.

Isaac Wilson, New York (19A-C4.1), John Biddle v. Father Gabriel Richard, Michigan Territory (18A-C4.2), Alfred H. Powell v. Jared Williams, Virginia (184-C4.3), and sundry electors v. John Bailey, Massachusetts (18A-C4.4); and the right of John Forsythe of Georgia to a seat in the House (131-C4.5). Arranged by subject.

Committee on Expenditures in the State Department: various subjects

(18A-C5.1), arranged chronologically. Committee on Foreign Affairs: piracy (18A-C6.1) and various subjects

(18A-C6.2). Arranged chronologically within each group. Committee on Indian Affairs: various subjects (18A-07.1), arranged

chronologically. Committee on the Judiciary: various subiects (18A-C3.1), arranged chron

ologically. Committee on Manufactures: various subjects (18A-09.1), arranged chrono

logically. Committee on Military Affairs: forts and fortifications around Mobile

Bay (18A-C10.1); militia and militia claims (18A-C10.2); and various

subjects (18A-C10.3). Arranged chronologically within each group. Committee on Naval Affairs: piracy and privateers (18A-cli.l) and vari

ous subjects (13A-cll.2). Arranged chronologically within each group. Committee on Pensions and Revolutionary Claims : various subjects (18A

c12.1), arranged alphabetically. Committee on the Post Office and Post Roads : various subjects (18A-C13.1),

arranged chronologically. Committee on Private Land Claims: various subjects (18A-c14.1), arranged : alphabetically. Committee on Public Buildings, Select: various subjects (18A-c15.1), ar

ranged chronologically. Committee on Public Lands: various subjects (18A-c16.1), arranged chron

ologically. Committee on Revolutionary Pensions: various subjects (18A-c17.1), ar

ranged alphabetically. Committee on Roads and Canals, Select: various subjects (18A-018.]), ar

ranged chronologically. Committee on Ways and Means : appropriations (18A-c19.1) and various

subjects (18A-019.2). Arranged chronologically within each group. Other select committees: address of Ninian Edwards, late a United States

Senator from Illinois, "complaining that injustice has been done him in a report from the Secretary of the Treasury, accompanying the correspondence between the Treasury Department and the Banks in the different states upon the deposites of public moneys in said banks. .. and also preferring charges against the Secretary," and a volume of committee minutes (18A-C20.1); business of the House of tepresentatives (181-C20.2); Cumberland road and adjustment of Moses Shepherd's accounts growing out of his contract for work on the National Turnpike (18AC20.3); President Monroe's public accounts with special reference to furnishing the President's House and the settlement of accounts of foreign ministers (188-C20.4); public lands (18A-C20.5); and various

subjects (18A-C20.6). Arranged by subject. Committee of the whole House: a volume of minutes, 18th Congress, 1st

session, to 26th Congress, 1st session (18A-C21.1).

PRESIDENT'S MESSAGES. 13 vols. 3 ft.

194 Ännual messages, with pertinent documents, 1823 and 1824; messages suggesting legislation or submitting specific information or documents; and

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

REPORTS AND COMMUNICATIONS 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 REFERRED TO COIA ITTEES. 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.l). Committee on Claims: various subjects (18A-F2.1), arranged alphabetically

by petitioner. Committee 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

arranged alone

comjects (18A-F3., and collection

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

F8.3). Committee on Manufactures: duties on imports (18A-F9.1); sales at auctia

(18A-F9.2); and various subjects (18A-F9.3). 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 Wäy 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 vihole House: duty on imports (18A-F21.1); sales at

auction 418A-F21.2); government of the District of Columbia (18A-F21.3); and various subjects (18A-F21.4).

PETITIONS AND MEMORIALS, ROSOLUTIONS 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-H1), 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).

OTHER RECORDS. 8 in.

199 One volume of roll calls, Ist session (18A-Jl), arranged chronologically; and various papers (13A-32), 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 (13B-AI). For other papers relating to the impeachment of Judge Thruston, see entry 286.

202

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 COMITT EE 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

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