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President's message discussed-Continued. Price, Hiram, a Representative from lowa-
73, remarks on the bill for the relief of certain
490, 589, 590, 592, 815, 950, 1460, 1862, > on the joint resolution concerning captured
on the bill for the admission of Alabama,
1861, 1852, 1856, 1857
. 1907, 1909
Nancy Weeks, widow of Francis Weeks, freight tariff of the Pacific railroad, 2029,
2080, 2109, 2110, 2111,
2112, 2113, 2129, 2130,
2421, 2422, 2423, 2424,
2125, 2426, 2427, 2428
..2100, 2108 No. 963-appropriating money for the on the letter of the Secretary of the Treas. construction of a bridge across the Mis ury relative to the Union Pacific railsissippi river at Rock Island ......... 2070
..2134, 2135, 2137
on the Connecticut avenue bill..........2388
2821, 2859, 2840, 2952, 2953, 2954, No. 316-extending time for the comple
2978, 2982, 3065, 3066, 3067, 3106, tion of Northern Pacific railroad, 3588
3111, 3112, 8113, 3114, 3134, 3136
during call of the House....
for a copy of his communication, re Illinois and St. Louis bridge........ 2973
donation of iron railings...... .3030 in regard to American citizens in prison on the bill for the survey of certain Indian abroad-(December 20, 1867)........309
3408, 3412, 3451, 3453, 3458, 3461,
3462, 3478, 3479, 3489, 3192, 3493,
3494, 3525, 3526, 3528, 3529, 3531
on the bill in relation to the reports of
on the joint resolution relating to the
Northern Pacific railroad ............. 3588
on the purchase of Alaska.......
3658, 3659, 3660, 3806, 3807, 3813
G. M. Dodge, chief engineer of the Prince, C. H., a Representative from Geor:
Prince Edward's Island, joint resolution (H.
R. No. 322) relative to-[By Mr. Butler,
referred, 3757; reported and discussed,
..592, 4470; passed, 4411. 1039, 1086, 1972, 2022, 2421 remarks by
..474, 1769, Mr. Butler, of Massachusetts ...... 3757, 3365, 3377, 3588, 3727, 8762
4470, 4471 Mr. Eliot.........
..4470, 4471 on the Union Pacific railroad bill...... 212
747, 749, 750
.4470, 4471 on the resolution allowing a clerk to two
resolution for a select committee on House
joint resolution relative to trade with
.....313 [By Mr. Schenck, July 25, 1868.] examination of distillery meters.......425
reported, 4470; agreed to, 4471; com
mittee named, 4493. on the Dubuque and Sioux city railroad Printing, the joint Committee on, 569 instructions to...
267, 800, 3926 Mrs.
reports from ...... 105, 152, 1661, 1868, 2130, on the Kentucky election (case of John
2204, 2228, 2232, 2372, 2429, 2872,
3034, 3456, 4213, 4335, 4469, 4501 ........943 adverse report from..
233 1085, 1086, 1087, 3953
resolution to inquire whether the Commis
sioner of Patents has procured any, bind
ing,or blank books except at the Govern... 1367 ment Printing Office, &c.-[By Mr. Ela,
July 10, 1808.) 1430, 1481, 1508
agreed to, 3926.
Prisoners of war, resolution continuing the
committee appointed at the last session
on the treatment of-[By Mr. Paine, Jani uary 13, 1868. ] read, 475; agreed to, 476, select Committee on the Treatment of....475 instructions to .........
..475 reports from......
............. ....... 4488 resolution directing Committee on the Treat
ment of, to continue their investigations during the recess of Congress--[By Mr.
Shanks, July 25, 1868.] reported, 4488; adopted, 4489. resolution extending the duties of the Com
mittee on the Treatment of Union Sol. diers aud--[By Mr. Mungen, May 11,
tabled, 2408. Pritchard's, D. P., report of the capture of Jeff. Davis......
.3935 Private Land Claims, the Committee on ....510
reports from ............ 2499, 3655, 3656, 3690 adverse report from...
...3655 bill (H. R. No. 337) quieting doubts in rela
tion to the validity of the titles to four tracts of land in the State of Missouri
[By Mr. Newcomb.) referred, 90; substitute reported and
passed, 2499. In Senate: received from House, 2505;
referred, 2506. bill (H. R. No. 289) confirming the title of
William M. Garvey to certain lands in
Iowa-[By Mr. Lawrence, of Ohio.] referred, 2o8. bill (H. R. No. 648) to provide for the con:
firmation of, in New Mexico-[By Mr.
Clever. ] referred, 935. bill (H. R. No. 710) to amend an act enti
tled "An act to contirın certain, in the Territory of New Mexico-[By Mr. Chil
cott.] referred, 1083. resolution concerning the reference of cer.
tain – [By Mr. Clever, February 10,
1868.] adopted, 1084. bill (H. R. No. 760) to amend an act enti
tled "An act to quiet land titles in California," approved July 23, 1861–[By
Ethan Ray Clarke and Samuel Ward
reported and discussed, 3690; passed,
3692; enrolled, 3707. bill (H. R. No. 923) to restore to certain
parties their rights under the treaties and laws of the United States-[By Mr.
Johnson.] referred, 1900; reported and recommitted,
2592. bill (S. No. 467) to confirm an entry of land
by Moses F. Shinn. received from Senate, 2289; referred, 2644. bill (H. R. No. 1053) to finally settle the
title to Mexican land grants in the State
of California-[By Mr. Johnson.] referred, 2406. bill (H. R. No. 1118) to confirm to J. M.
Hutchings and J. C. Lamon their preemption claims in the Yosemite valley,
California-[By Mr. Julian.] reported and recommitted, 2585; reported,
2816; passed 2817. In Senate : received from House, 2857;
referred, 2860; reported adversely, 4346. remarks by
2816 Mr. Johnson......
.2816 Mr. Julian......
.2585, 2816, 2817 Mr. Upson.
2585 Mr. Washburne, of Illinois ......
2816 Mr. Washburn, of Wisconsin....
reports made by....
motions made by.
incidental remarks by
remarks on the President's message...... 76,
committees.. on the joint resolution to provide for the
on the bill increasing the pension Nancy Weeks......
Young Brown)....... on the Rock Island bridge resolution, on the resolution reported for the impeach
ment of the President.......... on the civil appropriation bill......... 1479,
40th Cong. 2D Sess,
*** ......... 1427
cers and crew of the Monitor for the received from Senate, 2776; passed with fight with the Merrimac in Hampton
amendment, 4342; agreed to by Senate, Roads, March 9, 1862—[By Mr. Gris. 4376; enrolled, 4380.
wold.) bill (H. R. No. 1204) to confirm certain, in referred, 3364.
the State of Missouri--[By Mr. Pile.] Property, bill (H. R. No. 1189) authorizing referred, 2971; reported, 3656; postponed, the Secretary of the Treasury to sell at 8656.
public auction certain, of the United bill (H. R. No. 1206) to restore to certain States at Mackinaw, in the State of
parties their rights under the laws and Michigan-[By Mr. Ferry.]
Protest, motion to suspend the rules for the referred, 2974; reported, 3656; discussed, purpose of placing upon the Journal the, 3656, 3689; passed, 3690.
of certain members in reference to the In Senate : received from House, 3688 ; proceedings of the House on the impeach. referred, 3688; referred anew, 3814;
ment of the President-[By Mr. Eldridge, reported, 4197; discussed, 4361.
March 2, 1868.] remarks by
discussed, 1619, 1632 ; disagreed to, 1683. Mr. Boutwell..
...3690 resolution for printing the, of the DemoMr. Higby.
3657, 3690 cratic members of the House against Mr. Johnson...
the admission of the Representatives Mr. Mullins.
from Arkansas-[By Mr. Butler, of Mr. Orth.......... 3657, 3689, 3690 Massachusetts, June 25, 1868.] Mr. Stevens, of Pennsylvania........3690 referred, 3485.
Mr. Stone.........3656, 3657, 3689, 3690 | Provisional governments-see Reconstruction. bill (H. R. No. 1343) to confirm the title to | Pruyn, John V. L., a Representative from New
York.......... certain land to the pueblo of Santa Anna, in the Territory of New Mexico petitions presented by, 2113, 2022, 3164,3598 [By Mr. Orth.]
bills introduced byreported and passed, 3655, 3656.
No. 756—to establish the cental standard In Senate : received from House, 3615; of measurement for grains, seeds, and referred, 3645.
..1217 bill (H. R. No. 1344) to confirm certain, in No. 1273–in reference to certain accounts
the Territory of New Mexico-[By Mr. on the books of the Treasury DepartOrth.]
ment against John A. Dix, Richard M. reported and passed, 3655, 3656.
Blatchford, and George Opdyke.....3164 Ti Senate : received from House, 3645; resolution submitted byreferred, 3645.
directing Committee on Appropriations to bill (H. R. No. 1345) to amend an act en
inquire into the expediency of erecting litled "An act to confirm certain, in the a building at Albany, New York, for Territory of New Mexico"—[By Mr. the accommodation of the United States Loughridge.]
courts, the post office, and custom-house reported and passed, 3656.
at that place-[December 12, 1867], 153 In Senate: received from House, 3671 ; motion made by......
1131 referred, 3681.
incidental remarks by...... 70, 96, 241, 1816, bill (S. No. 166) for the relief of the owners 2129, 2217, 3535, 2571, 2612, 3202, 3365
of the land within United States sur. remarks on the bill to suspend the farther
vey No. 3217 in the State of Missouri. reduction of the currency........... 69, 70 received from Senate, 638; referred, 991; on the rule relating to the printing of reported and referred anew, 1334 ; re
139, 261, 619 Prize cases, bill (H. R. No. 1024) to facilitate personal and explanatory ..... .. 105, the settlement of certain, in the southern
117, 130, 131 district of Florida-[By Mr. Dawes.)
on the purchase of Alaska, 139, 3621, 3625 referred, 2380.
(See Appendix.) bill (S. No. 486) to facilitate the settlement on the order of business...
112, of certain, in the southern district of
1086, 2575, 3864 Florida.
on the Union Pacific railroad bill, 211, 212 received from Senate, 3692; passed, 4051, on the bill defining a quorum of the Su4052 ; enrolled, 4062.
preme Court........ ..482, 483, 488
on the censure of Hon, Fernando. Wood,
542 Mr. Lawrence, of Obio........ ..4052 on the supplementary reconstruction bill Prize money, resolution inquiring of the Sec (H. R. No. 439) .604, 605, 639, 640
retary of the Navy whether any of the on the resolution limiting contracts for
ment advertisements.... ....... 667 the amount of, so paid, the date of pay. on the bill in relation to taxing national mert, and the price for which the vessels bank shares ......
...802 were sold-[By Mr. Cook, Dec. 12, 1867.] on the bill concerning land grants to agreed 10, 155.
southern railroads...... 809, 810, 834, 844 bill (H. R. No. 501) supplementary to an
on the resolution in reference to one of
on the Kentucky election (case of John
Young Brown) 3618; motion to reconsider, 3618.
........919 resolution calling anew on the Navy Depart
on the resolution in reference to Stephen
J. Meany .... ment for information relating to the
.947 sale of vessels since the war, &c-[By
on the bill concerning the rights of AmeriMr. Cook, April 20, 1868.]
can citizens abroad.... .......987, objected to, 2310.
1107, (not published,) 1130, 1131
on the Military Academy appropriation
on the legislative appropriation bill, 1022,
1092; 1109. 1110, 113, 1141, 1254, 1255 reported and agreed to, 2129.
on ine resolution in regard to George F.
Pruyn, John V. L., a Representative from New
propriation bill... 1219, 1223, 1227, 1228
1247, 1248, 1249 on the resolution relating to the sale of
Government bonds.......... 1301 on the Army appropriation bill....... 1303,
1306, 1307 on the resolution reported for the impeach. ment of the President .........1340, 1345,
1346, 1358, 1359, 1960, 1393, 1394 (See Appendix.) on the treaty-making power.............. 1427 (Not published.) on the construction of the impeachment
clause of the Constitution ........... (See Appendix.) on the civil appropriation bill......... 1454,
1455, 1456, 1481, 1509, 2027 on the Post Office appropriation bill, 1636 on the
bill to regulate the freight tariff on the Pacific railroad ......... .....2129,
2423, 2424, 2425 on the Puget Sound railroad bill......2441 on the bill to admit North Carolina, &c.,
2445, 2456, 2461, 2462 on the bill for the relief of William McGar: rahan ......
.... 2472, 2476 on the case of Charles W. Woolley, a
recusant witness, 2587, 2589, 2590, 2591 on the Indian appropriation bill......2615 on the resolution of instruction on the tax bill..............
...3170 on the national safe deposit bill.. ...3202,
3224, 3225, 3226 on the river and harbor bill........... .3211 on the tax bill (H. R. No. 1284)......3877,
3399, 3417, 3418, 3419, 3420,
3421, 3487, 8529, 3530, 3534 during call of the House.....
..3415, 3416 on the purchase of Alaska-see Appendix. leave of absence granted to.....
234, 1619, 1998, 2287, 2442, 2621, 3589 Public Buildings and Gronnds, the Committee
instructions to ......... 1127, 2083, 2407, 2752 reports from .......
.1156, 1319, 3327 Public debt-see Bonds. Public documents, resolution authorizing a
new delivery to certain members of such, as have been stolen from the mails in tho course of transmission-[By Mr. Churchill,
December 12, 1867.] disagreed to, 153. joint resolution (H. R. No. 177) for the sup
ply of current, to the libraries of agri
cultural colleges-[By Mr. Trowbridge.] referred, 779. joint resolution (H. R. No. 278) to sapply
books and, to the national asylums for
disabled soldiers-[By Mr. Schenck.) read and passed, 2631; passed Senate
with amendments, 2776 ; concurred in,
2836; enrolled, 2855; approved, 2937. In Senate: received from House, 2627 ;
referred, 2628 ; passed with amendment, 2759 ; concurred in by House, 2857;
Mr. Washburne, of Illinois.........2634 joint resolution (S. R. No. 121) to carry into
effect the resolution approved March 2: 1867, providing for the exchange of
certain. received from Senate, 3107; discussed,
4391; passed, 4392; enrolled, 4122. remarks by
Mr. Baldwin .....
Mr. Washburne, of Illinois...........4391
2610 .............. 2634
4391, 4392 ***........ 4391
Public grounds, bill (8. No. 54) to enlarge the, || Public lands—Continued.
resolution instructing Committee on the, to
mode of offering for sale, &c., the, reinstructions to .........
.97, maining unsold along the lines of rail.
538, 540, 1293, 1334, 1682, 1703, adopted, 332.
a patent on land warrant No. 46318, for
one hundred and sixty acres, under the adverse reports from....
act of 1847–[By Mr. Julian.] 538, 590, 2812, 2813
reported, 312. discharged from subjects......
bill '(H. R. No. 355) granting, to the State 812, 2383, 2812, 2830
of Wisconsin for a wagon-road-[By
ing, to the State of Michigan to aid in
bill (H. R. No. 356) making a grant of, to perior, approved March 3, 1865, and
the Territory of Dakota in alternate sec
tions to aid in the construction of a cer-
tain railroad in said Territory-[By Mr.
bill (H. R. No. 359) amendatory of the referred, 90; reported adversely, 2812.
homestead law-[By Mr. Windom.] bill (H. R. No. 267) to declare forfeited to
referred, 331; reported, 538; passed, 540. the United States certain, granted to aid
In Senate : received from House, 520; re-
sale of the, of the United States except
homestead laws and the laws for dis.
printed, 508; motion to reconsider, 538;
called up, 1693 ; discussed, 1712, 2379, referred, 267; reported and recom
2380, 2383. mitted, 3146.
bill (S. No. 188) for the relief of towns in resolution in relation to further sales of the,
the State of Nevada. railroad grants, and homestead settle received from Senate, 422 ; referred, 991; ments-[By Mr. Julian, Dec. 9, 1867.] reported and recommitted, 1682; relaid over, 97; adopted, 1861. joint resolution (H. R. No. 91) concerning
ported and passed with amendment,
2835; agreed to by Senate, 2876 ;
bill (H. R. No. 122) to facilitate the occu-
pation of, by freedmen under the homepassed Senate with amendment, 1018;
stead act-[By Mr. Paine.] amendment referred, 1427; reported,
reported and tabled, 538; (see bill H. R.
bill (H. R. No. 459) to aid in the construc-
tion of a railroad and telegraph line In Senate: received from House, 119;
from Portland, Oregon, to connect with referred, 123 ; reported, 163; discussed,
the Pacific railroad at the northern bend 243, 922; passed with amendments, 999;
of the Humboldt, in the State of Ne-
vada, and to secure to the Government
the use of the same for postal, military,
and other purposes-[By Mr. Mallory.)
referred, 605; reported and recommitted, resolution in reference to swamp-land
733. grants-[By Mr. Bromwell, December
bill (H. R. No. 486) to amend an act donat
ing, to the several States and Terri. objected to and withdrawn, 156.
tories which may provide colleges for bill (H. R. No. 295) to amend an act entitled
the benefit of agriculture and the me. An act for a grant of, to the State of
chanic arts, approved July 2, 1862lowa of alternate sections to aid in the
[By Mr. Donnelly.] construction of a railroad in said State,''
referred, 637 approved May 12, 1864-[By Mr, Hub
bill (H. R. No. 489) explanatory of the
several acts granting, to railroads within
States—[By Mr. Chilcott.]
referred, 637. preëmption laws, and to grant the same
bill (H, R. No. 492) to secure to actual set-
ilers the right to purchase, hereafter
panies-[By Mr. Lawrence, of Ohio.]
Jessup reservation of, restored to the
entry and settlement-[By Mr. Julian.] way over the, of the United States to
the Midland Pacific Railway Company
Public lands— Continued.
the State of Minnesota to aid in the
Mississippi river-[By Mr. Donpelly.] referred, 779; reported and discussed,
2830; passed, 2835; passed Senate with amendments, 3732 ; recalled by Senate, 8760; returned, 8761; passed Senate with amendment, 8885; discussed, 3888; disagreed to, 3889 ; conference, 3926, 3944; conference report, 4255; agreed to by Senate, 4061 ; discussed, 4255; new conference, 4258, 4293 ; conference report, 4800; agreed to by Sen. ate, 4296; enrolled, 4310; approved,
4422. In Senate : received from House, 2857 ;
referred, 2860; reported, 3146; discussed, 3710; passed with amendment, 3712; motion to reconsider, 3734; returned, 3748; motion withdrawn, 3857; eonference, 3904; conference report, 4035; concurred in by Senate, 4035; new conference, 4238; conference report, 4271 ; concurred in by Senate,
4271 ; by House, 4276; enrolled, 4282. bill (H. R. No. 558) amendatory of the
preëinption laws-[By Mr. Taffe.] referred, 779. bill (H. R. No. 559) to extend the pro
visions of an act entitled “ An act to enable the State of Arkansas and other States to reclaim the swamplands within their limits” to the State of Nebraska
[By Mr. Taffe.] referred, 779. resolution making inquiries in relation to the
sale of, ceded in trust to the United States by article seventeen of the treaty between the United States and the Cherokee Indians, concluded July 27, 1866–
[By Mr. Loughridge, January 28, 1868. ] agreed to, 806. bill (H. R. No. 629) to confirm certain en
tries of, made at the land office at Boon
ville, Missouri-[By Mr. McClurg.] referred, 935. bill (H. R. No. 643) additional to an act
making a grant of, to the Territory of Minnesota in alternate sections to aid in the construction of certain railroads in said Territory, and to an act granting, in alternate sections to the State of Alabama to aid in the construction of a certain railroad in said State-[By Mr.
Windom.] referred, 935. bill (H. R. No. 645) granting, to aid in
the construction of a railroad and tele. graph line from Fort Scott, Kansas, to Santa Fé, New Mexico-[By Mr. Clarke,
of Kansas. ] referred, 935. bill (H. R. No. 646) to extend the preëmp:
tion and homestead laws of the United States over certain-[By Mr. Clarke,
of Kansas. ] referred, 935. bill (H. R. No. 651) granting, to aid in the
construction of a railroad and telegraph line in the Territory of Dakota- [By
Mr. Burleigh.] referred, 935; reported and recommitted,
2812. resolution in regard to the propriety of giving
to the Erie Extension Canal Company a portion of the, to enable said company to enlarge their canal--[By Mr. Sco
field, February 4, 1868.] agreed to, 979. bill (H. R. No. 660) to restore, to market
along the line of the Pacific railroad and
branches--[By Mr. Price. ]
1633; enrolled, 1668; approved, 1806.
ferred, 1068 ; reported. 1486 : discussed,
bard, of Iowa.] referred, 209. bill (H. R. No. 298) withdrawing certain,
Johnson.] referred, 209. bill (H. R. No. 299) extending the preëmp;
States in the Territory of Idaho—[By
Mr. Holbrook.] referred, 209. bill (H. R. No. 332) granting the right of
the Oroville and Virginia City Railroad Company, and to provide for its construction-[By Mr. Johnson.] referred, 295; reported, 3103 ; referred
amendatory thereof, approved March
Pubtie lands---Continued. Pablic lands-Continued. Public Lands-Continued. bill (H. R. No. 726.) to regulate the disposi bill (H. R. No. 926) in relation to certain bill (H. R. No. 1037) making a grant of, to
the State of Minnesota to aid in the overflowed, in King county, Washington tion of, that may be hereafter granted to aid in the construction of railroadsTerritory- [By Mr. Flanders. ]
construction of a railroad from Taylor's
Falls, via Saint Cloud, to the western referred, 1900. [By Mr. Donnelly.]
boundary of said State-[By Mr. Dooresolution inquiring by what authority, bave referred, 1161. bill (H. R. No. 759) extending the provis been certified and confirmed to the State nelly.]
ions of an act entitled "An act granting of Iowa for the purpose of building a referred, 2368. the right of way to ditch and canal owners railroad from the city of Dubuque to a bull (H. R. No. 1041) granting the right of over the"--[By Mr. Johnson.] point on the Missouri river near Sioux
way to the Walla-Walla and Columbia referred, 1217.
City-[By Mr. Washburne, of Illinois, River Railroad Company-[By Mr. bill (H. R. No. 787) relating to settlers on
March 16, 1868.]
Flanders. ] that portion of the Fort Randall military adopted, 1901.
referred, 2380. bilt (H. R. No. 934) amendatory of the act reservation vacated by the order of Gen
bill (H. R. No. 1051) to grant certain islands
entitled “An act' to secure homesteads eral Grant in 1867.-[By Mr. Gloss
to the State of Wisconsin as swamp brenner.] to actual settlers on the," approved
lands-[By Mr. Hopkins.] referred, 1217.
May 20, 1862, and of the acts amenda
referred, 2406 ; reported, 2905; passed,
tory thereof, approved March 21, 1864, bill (H. R. No. 767) to regulate the dispo
2906. sition of, that may be hereafter granted and January 21, 1866–[By Mr. Julian.)
In Senate : received from House, 2904; reported and recommitted, 1860; reported, to aid in the construction of railroads
referred, 2904. 2628; passed, 2629. [By Mr. Hopkins.]
bill (H. R. No. 1052) amendatory of an act
In Senate : received from House, 2857; reported and recommitted, 1293 ; motion
entitled "An act granting, to the State referred, 2860. to reconsider, 1918; discussed, 4428;
of Wisconsin to aid in the construction bill (H. R. No. 942) additional to an act reconsidered and passed, 4430.
of railroads in said State," approved granting, to aid in the construction of a In Senate: received from House, 4451;
June 3, 1856–[By Mr. Hopkins.) railroad and telegraph line from Lake referred, 4453.
referred, 2406; reported and passed, 2905;
Superior to Puget sound, on the Pacific bill (H. R. No. 816) to authorize homestead
passed Senate, 4488; enrolled, 4495;
In Senate : received from House, 2904; referred, 1419; committee discharged,
referred, 2904 ; reported, 3983 ; passed, joint resolation (H. R. No. 241) relative to, 2880.
sold under treaties with Indian tribes 4451, 4452; enrolled, 4501. resolution directing Committee on, to inquire
[By Mr. Lawrence, of Ohio.)
bill (H. R. No. 1064) to grant, to aid in into the expediency of ceding to the State of Ohio the lands of the Virginia referred, 2069.
the construction of a railroad from the bill (H. R. No. 960) granting, to the State military district-[By Mr. Wilson, of
Mississippi river to Yancton, on the of Wisconsin to aid in the construction Ohio, February 26, 1868.]
Missouri river, and to amend an act er of a breakwater and harbor and shipreferred, 1449.
titled “An act for a grant of land to the
canal at the head of Sturgeon bay, in bill (S. No. 190) to further provide for giv:
State of Iowa in alternate sections to - said State-[By Mr. Sawyer.] ing effeet to the various grants of, to
aid in the construction of a railroad in referred, 2070. the State of Nevada.
said State," approved May 12, 1864 resolution in reference to, sold under treareceived from Senate, 1667; referred,
[By Mr. Donnelly.]
rence, of Ohio, March 24, 1868.] reported and passed with amendment, agreed to, 2082.
joint resolution (H. R. No. 259) relative to, 2835; agreed to by Senate, 2876; en: resolution in reference to the amounts sev
purporting to have been sold under trea. rolled, 2886.
ties with the Cherokee and other Indian
'erally due to loyal claimants by the joint resolution (H. R. No. 223) concerning United States for which payment is not
tribes--[By Mr. Juhau.] certain, granted to the States of Michi. now authorized by law, and of provid
referred, 2407. gan and Wisconsin for a military road ing for the payment thereof by grants bill (II. R. No, 1062) to grant the right of to Lake Superior-[By Mr. Driggs.] of-[By Mr. Thomas, March 27, 1868.]
way to the Whitehall and Plattsburg referred, 1031. agreed to, 2164.
Railroad Company-[By Mr. Garfield.) bill (H. R. No. 850) to authorize the sale bill (H. R. No. 975) making agricultural read, 2440; passed, 2441 ; passed Senate, of a reservation of, in Dubuque, lowa
and mechanical college scrip receivable 2532; enrolled, 2535; approved, 2573. [By Mr. Allison.]
in payment of preëmption claims--[By In Senate: received from House and roreferred, 1031. Mr. Taffe.]
ferred, 2488; reported and passed, 2507; joint resolution (H. R. No. 227) enabling referred, 2165.
bill (H. R. No. 1064) to extend the limits
of certain, grants in lowa and MindeIndians-[By Mr. Julian.)
pany in King county, in the Territory sota-[By Mr. Donnelly.] reported and discussed, 17034 passed,
of Washington-[By Mr. Flanders.]
bíll (H. R. No. 1086) to amend an act en-
titled “An act for a grant of, to the State resolution instructing Committee on the, to,
purchase from the United States on the
of Iowa in alternate sections to aid in inquire into the expediency of providing Menomonee river, in the States of
the construction of a railroad in said for the cutting of wood upon the public Michigan and Wisconsin — [By Mr.
State," approved May 12, 1864[By
Mr. Hopkins. ]
bill (H. R. No. 1087) to grant, to aid in the
construction of a railroad from the Misagreed to, 1707.
railroad and telegraph line from Val
sissippi river to Yancton, on the Missouri bill (H. R. No. 890) to grant the right of
lejo to Humboldt bay-[By Mr. John
river, and to amend an act entitled "An way to the Denver Pacific Railway and son.)
act for a grant of, to the State of Iowa Telegraph Company--[By Mr. Chilcott.] referred, 2305; printed, 3707.
in alternate sections to aid in the com referred, 1759. resplution requesting the suspension of the
struction of a railroad in said State, bill (H. R. No. 891) in regard to the title of
sale of all, ceded and sold to the United
approved May 12, 1864—[By Mr. Hopindividuals to--[By Mr. Burleigh.] States by treaty with Great and Little
king.) referred, 1759.
Osage Indians, proclaimed January 20,
referred, 2527. joint resolution (H. R. No. 282) anthorizing
1867—[By Mr. Clarke, of Kansas, April
bill (H. R. No. 1088) amendatory of an assignment of a lot of, in St. Augustine, 16, 1868.]
act entitled "An act. to secure homeFlorida, to the Commissioner of the Buadopted, 2305.
steads to actual settlers on the," apreau of Refugees and Freedmen for edubill (H. R. No. 1029) to repeal a portion of
proved May 20, 1862, and the acts cational purposes--[By Mr. Eliot.)
an act entitled "i An act to revive and
21, 1864, and Juve 21, 1866–[By Mr.
to aid in the construction of a railroad
bill (H. R. No. 1089) for the relief of the
from the Mississippi river to the Texas construction of a canal in the State of
inhabitants of towns and villages in the California [By Mr. Johnson.] boundary, in Arkansas''-[By Mr. Eck.
Territories of New Mexico and Arizona referred, 1900.
who settled upon-[By Mr. Clever.] referred, 2527.
Public Lands-Continued. bill (H. R. No. 1092) for the right of way bill (H. R. No. 1216) regulating the disposi joint resolution (H. R. No. 353) in regard Said to aid in the
and a grant of, to aid in the construc : tion of the, grant already made for a to certain, granted to the State of Wistion of a railroad and telegraph line .. railroad from Stillwater to St. Paul, consin to aid in the construction of railfrom Denver, in the Territory of Colo Minnesota-[By Mr. Donnelly.]
roads in said State by an aet approved [By Mr. Die rado, to Santa Fé, in the Territory of referred, 3063.
May 5, 1864—[By Mr. Hopkins.]
bill (H. R. No. 1257) relative to, sold for referred, 4252.
non-payment of Federal taxes or under bill (H. R. No. 1447) granting the right of bill
(S. No, 216) to amend an act entitled a judgment or decree of the courts of og the right
way to certain railway companies over An act granting, to aid in the construc the United States in the States lately in the military reservation at Fort Leaven. and Colors tion of a railroad and telegraph line rebellion-By Mr. Julian.]
worth, Kansas-[By Mr. Clarke, of from the Central Pacific railroad, in, referred, 3132
Kansas.) California, to Portland, in Oregon, bill (H. R. No. 1266) to aid in ascertaining read and passed, 4380 ; passed Senate, received from Senate, 2014; passed with the value of certain--[By Mr. Julian.] 4188; enrolled, 4495; approved, 4500. amendment, 3376, 3377; concurred in referred, 8164.
In Senate : received from House, 4400; by Senate, 3413; enrolled, 3411; ap bill (H. R. No. 1276) for the sale of the Hot
referred, 4403; reported and passed, 2.1 proved, 3761. Springs reservation in Arkansas-[By
4152; enrolled, 4501. bili (H. R. No. 1135) extending the Portage Mr. Julian.]
bill (S. No. 570) for a grant os, and granting Lake and Lake Superior ship-canal to referred, 3223; leave to report asked, 4083;
the right of way over the, to the Denver Honse, Keweenaw bay, providing for the right reported, 4485; passed, 4487.
Pacific Railway and Telegraph Comof way, and making a grant of, in the In Senate: received from House, 4501.
received from Senate, 4471.
joint resolution (S. R. No. 176) extending
the benefits of an act donating, to the
several States and Territories which may
provide colleges for the benefit of agri
culture and the mechanic arts, approved
July 2, 1862,
as amended by act of July bill (H. R. No. 1300) authorizing repayments
23, 1866, to States lately in rebellion. referred, 2750.
received from Seráte, 4474; motion to in cases of illegal entries under the
take bill (H. R. No. 1140) granting, to aid in the
Publishing Company, bill (H. R. No. 1104) to
incorporate the National Capital-[By Mr.
ing the vacant land along the course of
souri, for the jamprovement of said
and punish the unlawful use of, and prop-
erty-[By Mr. Wilson, of Iowa.]
read and passed, 1383.
In Şenate ; received from House, 1370;
referred, 1371; reported, 2084.
Mr. Wilson, of Iowa...... ..1333, 1334
city-[By Mr. Allison.]
Public moneys, bill(H. R. No.500) for the bet-
ter regulation of the
custody and expend. referred, 2860; reported, 2922 ; passed, si Bill (H. R, No. 1860) granting, to the Iowa
iture of-[By Mr. Butler, of Massachu4896 ; enrolled, 4143.
Southern Railway Company-[By Mr. bill (H. 'R. No. 1154) granting, to the Ter
referred, 637; reported and recommitted,
Loughridge.] ritory of Dakota in aid of the Sioux City
referred, 8757. and 'Pacific Railroad Company—[By
bill (H. R. No. 450) to regulate deposits of bill (S. No. 555) authorizing the allowance the-[By Mr. Randall.]
of the claim of the State of Minnesota reported and recommitted, 2813.
referred, 671; reported, 808 ; discussed,
to, for the support of a State university. bill (H. R. No. 1155) declaring the, consti
808 ; passed, 805.
referred, 615; reported adversely, 1230.
.804, 805 Mr. Broomall
805 bill (H. R. No. 1157) to cede to the State of
(H. R. No. 1418) to authorize soldiers to Ohio the unsold, in the Virginia mili
803, 804, 805
bill (H. R. No. 336) for the better regula.
tion of the custody and expenditures of
the-[By Mr. Butler, of Massachusetts.]
soported, 1504; passed, 1505. and extension of the Iron Mountain
In Senate: received from House, 1497;
Railroad Company from Pilot Knob, in referred, 1498.
State of Arkansas''-[By Mr. Roots.] the fast, in said river-[By Mr. Driggs.]
Mr. Butler, of Massachusetts, 1504, 1505 referred, 4000.
1505 resolution in reference to the disposal of the, bill (S. No. 849) granting, to the State of
Public schools-see Schools.
California to aid in the construction of by treaty without the authority of an act
a railroad and telegraph line from the
Putnam, George P., joint resolution (H. R. of Congress--[By Mr. Lawrence, of Ohio
No. town of Vallejo to Humboldt Bay, in
360) relative to the accounts of, and the State of California.
Eliza Ketcham-[By Mr. Washburn, of
Massachusetts.] received from Senate, 4080; referred,
4492. Fay and, to the Pecos and Placer Min
bill (H. R. No. 1433) to amend an act enti-
tled "An act to secure homesteads to Quartermasters, joint resolution (H. R. No.
Quartermaster's stores ---see Court of Claims. In Senate : received from House, 4403. Quince, Parker, bill (S. No. 452) for the relief bill (S. No. 301) authorizing the purchase
of. of certain, in Alabama.
received from Senate, 2289; referred, 2544; received from Senate, 4175.
reported and passed, 3559; enrolled, 3563.
June 5, 1868.] objected to, 2895. bill (H. R. No. 1187) granting the right of
[By Mr. Van Horn, of Missouri.]
of the homestead act of March 20, 1862,
[By Mr. Loughridge] referred, 2986.