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Tallmadge, Mr., New York, on a national bank in New
the land bill, 662.
Tipton, Mr., Indiana, on the admission of Michigan, 228.
Treasury circular, 376.
land bill, 530, 535, 550, 553, 660, 661.
abolition of slavery in the District of Columbia,
bill for ceding the public lands, 792.
bill to amend the act for the punishment of cer-
tain crimes against the United States, 801.
bill to increase the military establishment, 829.
reduction of the tariff, 978.
bill to remunerate Captain Hall for improvements
in firearms, 988, 991.
Walker, Mr., Mississippi, on public deposites, 84, 86.
the admission of Michigan, 226.
on acknowledging Texas, 360, 527, 797, 986,
the land bill, 377, 380, 419, 512, 513, 529, 530,
534, 557, 559, 560, 561, 663, 667, 668, 679,
694, 695, 696, 728, 729, 731.
Treasury circular, 533, 619, 778.
American Colonization Society, 565.
bill for ceding the public lands, 750, 787.
Cumberland road bill, 807.
Choctaw reservations of land, 854.
Wall, Mr., New Jersey, on the petition of the heirs of
the late Colonel Philip Johnston, 123.
abolition in the District of Columbia, 507, 511.
reduction of tariff, 879, 883.
distribution question, 1007.
supplying the committee rooms with certain
Webster, Mr., Massachusetts, on repealing Treasury
circular, 18, 89, 635, 643.
Webster, Mr., Mass., on petitions for a duty on coal, 19.
deposite banks, 68.
expunging resolution, 499.
land bill, 669, 695.
abolition in the District of Columbia, 714, 715,
memorial in favor of a national bank, 737.
bill for ceding the public lands, 740, 744, 784.
report of committee on Mr. Madison's writings,
reduction of tariff, 873, 874, 880, 954, 958, 966.
call on the Secretary of the Treasury and Secre-
tary of the Senate for information, 967.
distribution question, 998, 1008.
White, Mr., Tennessee, on the admission of Michigan,
land bill, 559, 677, 681, 694.
abolition in the District of Columbia, 712.
bill to compensate the Kentucky and Tennessee
on Choctaw reservations of land, 854, 872.
Indian appropriation bill, 893.
Wright, Mr., New York, on unexpended appropriations,
the mint bill, 326.
surplus revenue, 377.
French and Neapolitan indemnities, 513, 515,
518, 521, 523.
reduction of the revenue, 569, 577.
land bill, 693.
a bill to remit duties on goods destroyed by fire
at New York, 847, 848, 849.
reduction of tariff, 872, 873, 874, 875, 878, 879,
920, 930, 965.
distribution question, 993, 1020, 1022, 1023.
harbor bill, 1014.
INDEX TO THE DEBATES IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.
Abolition memorials, 1120; resolution that all memorials
of this kind shall be laid on the table, without
reading or debate, 1120, 1156, 1339, 1396,
1397, 1411, 1424, 1513, 1585.
Amendment | the constitution; a report on the subject,
Anderson, William, a bill sor relief of the representatives
of, 1296; rejected, 1313.
Appropriation bill, civil and diplomatic, 2010, 2099,
2143; passed, 2145.
navy, (see Navy.)
Indian, (see Indian.)
Army; a bill making appropriations for the army for
§ 1130, 1554, 1756, 1908, 1949; passed,
a bill to increase the military establishment, 2149;
Atchafalaya railroad; a bill granting a right of way
through the public lands for this road, 1420; bill
ordered to be engrossed, 1424.
Bank of United States; a bill providing for the punish-
ment of reissuing its notes, 1857.
a resolution proposing to prohibit the receipt
of the notes of the late bank for debts due the
Government, until they shall cease to be re-
issued by its officers, &c., 1944.
a memorial from the president and directors
thereof, 1947. p
Bounty lands; the Committee on the Public Lands are
instructed to inquire into the expediency of
altering the laws on this subject, so as to allow
locations to be made on any lands subject to
entry at private sale, 1051.
Breed, Ebenezer, a bill for relief of, ordered to a third
reading, 14245 bill passed, 1513.
Buffalo harbor; a resolution directing the Secretary of
War to report the survey and examination of a
harbor at the east end of Lake Erie, 1512;
Canada trade; a resolution instructing the Committee on
Commerce to inquire into the expediency of re-
vising the laws regulating trade on the frontiers,
1512; not passed,
Censure of Mr. Adams; a proposed resolution to that
Chaplains; one ordered to be elected for each House, to
interchange weekly; Rev. Mr. Comstock elect-
ed on the part of the House, 1122.
Coal; a petition from Massachusetts, praying for a duty
on foreign coal, 1049.
Coffee, General John, a Representative from Georgia;
his death announced by his colleague, Mr.
Haynes, and the usual mourning ordered, 1046.
Colonization Society; a petition from Kentucky, asking
pecuniary aid from Congress for this society,
1585; subject laid on the table.
petition from Colonization Society, 1755.
oommittees, appointed, 1046.
Committee of investigation; complaint from members of
Commerce and navigation; a report from the Secretary
Contempts of the House a resolution proposed, to define
Crary, Isaac E., appeared as the Representative from
Creek reservations; a bill to authorize sales of these
Crimes in the District of Columbia, stated in a message
Cumberland road; a resolution from the State of Illinois,
the committee, of a certain publication in the
official journal, 1573.
ôf the Treasury on the subject, ordered to be
the offence; rejected, 1755.
Michigan; took his seat, 1504.
from the President United States, 1412; re-
ferred to the Judiciary Committee.
in relation to this road, 1132.
a bill for its continuance, 2072; passed, 2076.
Currency bill; a bill designating the funds receivable
for the revenue, 2085; passed, 2090.
Dana, N. & Loi a bill to refund certain duties paid on
salt, 1388; bill rejected, 1420.
a motion to reconsider the above vote of re-
jection; bill laid on the table, 1512.
Dawson, William C., a new member from Georgia,
elected to supply the place of General Coffee,
deceased, took his seat, 1156.
Decatur, Susan; a resolution granting her a pension,
Deposite banks; a resolution calling on the secretary of
the Treasury to communicate the dividends and
surpluses remaining in the several deposite
banks, for the years 1833, 34, 35, and '36,
1177, 1212; agreed to, 1226.
Dickson, David, late a Representative from Mississippi;
his death announced by his colleague, Mr. Clai-
borne, and a resolution passed for wearing
crape for one month, in testimony of respect for
his memory, 1045.
Distribution surplus; a resolution directing the Commit.
tee of Ways and Means to report a bill to amend
the 13th section of the act of last session to regu-
late the deposites of public money, by releasing
the several States from any obligation to return
the same, 1051; ordered to lie on the table.
Distribution question; a motion on the subject, 1926,
1958; bill passed, 1991.
Durett, Louis, a bill for the relief of the heirs of, 1216.
Duties, amount of a resolution calling on Secretary of
the Treasury for the amount of duty collected
on salt, &c., 1162; agreed to.
discriminating; a bill repealing them on Dutch
and Belgian vessels, 2093; passed.
Elsineur, a petition relative to the quarantine at, 1427.
Executive administration; so much of the President’s
message as relates to the executive departments
referred to select committee, 1057.
departments; a resolution proposing the appoint-
ment of a committee to inquire into the con-
duct of the different departments, 1170, 1399,
1572; agreed to.
report from the above committee ordered to be
Exploring expedition; resolution calling on the President
for information of its progress, 1570; agreed to.
Fire companies in the District of Columbia; a bill to or-
ganize them, passed, 2092.
Foreign grain; Committee on Agriculture were instruct-
ed to inquire into the expediency of abolishing
the duties on it, 1050.
Foreign consuls, resolution directing the Committee on
Foreign Affairs to inquire into the expediency
of abolishing the office of agent of claims at
Paris and London, 1172.
Fortifications; a bill making appropriations for certain
fortifications for 1837, 1130, 1920, 1958, 2095,
2145; a committee of conference appointed be-
tween the two Houses, 2148; the committee can-
not agree; the House refuses to recede from
their disagreement. -
Freedom of elections; notice of Mr. Bell of his intention
to introduce a bill to secure the freedom of
elections, 1453, 1516.
French spoliations prior to 1800; a motion to print a list
of the claimants, 2141; agreed to.
Geological reconnoissance; a resolution proposing the
printing of an extra number of a report on this
subject, by Mr. Featherstonhaugh, 1163; re-
ferred to Library Committee.
General Post Office; a message from the President, en-
closing a document from the Postmaster Gen-
eral, 1128; referred.
Harbor bill, 1991, 2059, 2146; passed.
Herod, William from Illinois, appeared and took his seat,
in the place of the late Mr. Kinnard, 1451.
Indian affairs; a bill to regulate the disposition of the
proceeds of lands ceded by Indian tribes, 1130;
a bill making appropriations for the suppression of
Indian hostilities, 1130; passed.
a bill making appropriations for the current ex-
penses of the Indian department, 1130; passed.
resolution proposing to instruct the Committee on
Indian Affairs to inquire into the expediency of
appropriating money to hold treaties and pur-
chase lands from the Sac, Fox, Sioux, and
Winnebago Indians, 1148; agreed to, 1150.
hostilities; a bill for additional appropriations,
Indian appropriation bill for the year 1837, 1515, 1525;
Investigation reports and resolutions in relation to the de-
posite banks, 2076; ordered to be printed, 2093.
Jones, John Paul; resolution requesting the President to
prosecute with effect the claim of the United
States against Denmark, for the value of prizes
made by Jones in 1779, 1754; referred to the
Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Journals, on keeping of; a resolution offered on the sub-
Judicial system; a bill supplemental to an act to amend
the same, 2147.
Kern and George; their memorial, as clerks, for a settle-
ment, 1567, 1572; laid on the table, 1573.
Kilbourn, David, a bill for the relief of, 1571; passed,
Kinnard, George L., late a member from Indiana; his
death announced by his colleague, Mr. Davis,
and the usual mourning ordered, 1047.
Knox, Andrew; a bill for his relief, 1555; read a third
time and passed, 1556.
Land bounty; a resolution instructing the Committee on
Public Lands to inquire into the expediency of
providing by law a bounty for disbanded of.
ficers, 1175; laid on the table.
Lands, public; a resolution directing the Committee on
Public Lands to inquire into the expediency of
prohibiting by law the purchase of land at auc-
tion, with a view to forfeit them, and then ob-
tain them at Government price, 1204; agreed
a resolution for appointing a select committee to
inquire into the expediency of granting to the
several States their just portion of the public
a bill to prohibit the sales of public lands except
to actual settlers in limited quantities, 2091; laid
on the table.
Letcher, R. P., and T. P. Moore, a bill for the relief of,
read the third time and passed, 1296.
Light-boats; resolution on the expediency of placing
them on sundry places, 1358; agreed to.
Light-houses, a bill making appropriations for light-
houses, &c., 2149; passed.
Louisiana land office; a bill to establish it, 1516; passed.
Madison papers; a message from the President of the
United States, calling the attention of Congress
to their purchase and publication, 1047; refer-
red to the Library Committee.
Marine hospitals, a bill to authorize the purchase of
suitable sites for, 1909; passed.
Members, list of, 1042.
Mexico; a report and resolutions in relation to affairs be-
tween that country and the United States,
Michigan; message from the President, on its readiness to
be admitted into the Union, 1164.
- a bill for admitting Michigan into the Union, 1312,
1414, 1434, 1479; passed,
Mileage and pay of members, a resolution respecting,
1416, 1451; ordered to lie on the table, 1453;
further discussed, 1501.
Mint; a bill to amend the act establishing a mint, and reg-
ulating the coins of the United States, 1144;
Military tactics; two resolutions—one in relation to im-
proved firearms, and the other relating to new
systems of exercise for the militia, 1311.
Missouri (Washington county) Turnpike Company; a
bill to authorize said road, 1500; passed.
National currency; a memorial from citizens of Pennsyl-
vania, for an amendment of the constitution on
this subject, 1178; referred, 1204.
Navy; a bill making appropriations for the naval service
for 1837, 1130, 1563, 1759, 1883, 2098; passed.
a bill to enlist boys into the navy, 1510; passed,
New York post office; a resolution proposing that the
Post Office Committee inquire into the necessi-
ty of the erection of a fire-proof building, 1172;
Order, points of 1156, 1312, 1314, 1316, 1317, 1318,
1319, 1320, 1340, 1345, 1349, 1350, 1351,
1352, 1383, 1398, 1411, 1425, 1426, 1427,
1430, 1431, 1432, 1433, 1434, 1479, 1502,
1504, 1509, 1514, 1515, 1516, 1556, 1585,
1586, 1587, 1588, 1594, 1631, 1666, 1667,
1668, 1669, 1670, 1672, 1708, 1739, 1740,
1745, 1761, 1765, 1766, 1767, 1768, 1783,
1785, 1797, 1815, 1816, 1817, 1827, 1829,
1832, 1833, 1834, 1835, 1838, 1839, 1840,
1843, 1866, 1867, 1869, 1871, 1878, 1880,
1881, 1882, 1915, 1967, 1984, 2058, 2078,
2079, 2080, 2089, 2094, 2096, 2098.
Pay and mileage; a bill to establish a more uniform rule
of computation, 1413; passed, 1414.
Pensioners, a bill making appropriations for the pay-
ment of revolutionary and other pensioners, 1130.
Pension system; a resolution instructing the Committee
on Revolutionary Pensions to inquire into the
expediency of amending the 3d section of the act
granting half pay to widows and orphans, 1173.
Post Office building, a resolution respecting the insu-
rance of, 1415; agreed to.
bills; a proposition to take them up on a certain
day, 1943; negatived.
President's annual message received, (see Appendia.)
do. referred to the appropriate committees, 1053.
do. message in relation to Texas, 1137.
Presidential election; a message from the senate, con-
curring on the mode for counting out the votes,
Presidential election; votes for the President and Vice
President counted, 1656.
Property lost in military service; several bills of this na.
ture were taken up and considered, 1109; pass.
Protective duties, (see Coal.) -
Protection to commerce; a memorial from the merchants
of Boston, 1398; referred.
Receipts and expenditures of the United States; a mo-
tion to print 5,000 copies of the document re-
ferred to; motion rejected, 1162.
Reprinting documents; a resolution proposing to reprint
sundry documents in relation to the reorganiza-
tion of the Treasury, Department, 1294; agreed
to in part, 1295.
Right of petition; a resolution declaring slaves do not
possess the right, 1708; agreed to, 1733.
Rules; an alteration proposed, 1044.
Seamen; resolution proposing to instruct the Committee
on Commerce to inquire into the expediency of
repealing all laws protecting seamen, 1165;
modified and agreed to, 1170.
Silk; a report on the expediency of promoting the man-
ufacture of this article, 1943.
Speaker; vote of thanks by the House, 2148; his address
to the House, 2157.
Standing committees appointed, 1048.
Steamboat navigation; a committee appointed to examine
into its condition, 1113.
Surplus revenue; a memorial from citizens of North Car-
olina on the subject, 1122.
a bill to reduce the revenue to the wants of Gov-
Suspension of rules; a motion for this purpose; debate
- on, 2094.
Tariff; resolution proposed to instruct the Committee on
Agriculture to inquire into the expediency of
abolishing the duty on foreign grain, &c., 1150;
laid on the table, 1161, 1504.
Tennessee land bill; a bill to amend the act to authorize
the State of Tennessee to issue grants in cer.
tain cases, 1122.
Texas; a message from the President, in relation to that
country, 1137; an extra number of it ordered
to be printed.
petition praying for a recognition of its independ-
“on of a recognition of its independence,
appropriation for a diplomatic agent, 2060; con-
curred in, 2066.
Translators to the House; a resolution from the commit.
. . . tee on Private Claims, 1434; rejected.
Virginia bounty lands; a proposition for allowing an ad-
ditional quantity, 2066; agreed to.
Waln, Robert, a bill for the relief of, 1573.
West Point Academy; a committee proposed to investi-
gate its affairs, 1119.
a bill to provide for its support, 2072; passed.
Western hospitals; resolution appointing a committee on
establishing commercial hospitals on the West-
ern waters, 1120.
Western Indians; a bill for the protection of emigrant
and other Indians, 1516. -
White, Colonel Anthony W., a bill for the relief of the
representatives of, 1109.
Whitman, John; a report on his claim, 1306.
Whitney, R. M., resolution stating his refusal to attend
the committee of investigation, and requesting
such order to be taken thereon as the dignity
of the House requires, 1686; agreed to, 1707;
R. M. W. appears, under the arrest of the Ser-
geant-at-arms, 1735, 1760.
Winston, Colonel John, a bill for the relief of the rep-
resentatives of, 1205.
Yeas and nays, on a resolution instructing the Committee
of Ways and Means to report a bill to amend
the 13th section of the act of last session, to
regulate the deposites of public money, by re-
leasing the States from a repayment of the
resolution in relation to granting land bounties to
disbanded officers, 1177.
memorial touching national currency, 1203.
distribution of public lands, 1268.
*::: relief of R. P. Letcher and T. P. Moore,
bill to reduce the revenue to the wants of the
Yeas and nays, on the resolution for the appointment of a
committee to look into the management of the
executive administration, 1410.
the admission of Michigan, 1479, 1500.
the Representative of Michigan taking his seat,
proposition to censure Mr. Adams, 1671, 1683,
right of petition, 1733.
case of R. M. Whitney, 1764, 1766, 1767, 1786,
1787, 1789, 1790, 1793, 1817, 1851, 1869,
distribution question, 1963, 1987, 1988, 1990.
the currency bill, 2089, 2090.
the bill prohibiting the sale of public land except
to actual settlers, 2091.
fortification bill, 2096, 2145.
INDEX TO THE NAMES OF THE SPEAKERS
IN THE DEBATES IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, ALPHABETICALLY ARRANGED.
Adams, Mr., Massachusetts, on the President's message,
1068, 1071, 1079, 1080.
on protective duties, 1113, 1114.
the mint bill, 1144, 1146, 1171.
memorials for the abolition of slavery, from Penn-
sylvania, 1156, 1157, 1314, 1316, 1317, 1318,
1319, 1320, 1397, 1411, 1424, 1425, 1426,
1429, 1431, 1432, 1433, 1513, 1514, 1586,
‘protection of seamen, 1166.
reprinting documents, 1294.
inquired if any member was charged with a peti-
tion from the authors of Great Britain to Con-
gress; he had been applied to on the subject,
but would wait a week or two, to see if no more
direct application will be made, 1313.
surplus revenue, 1351, 1385.
imprisonment for debt, 1386.
keeping the journals, 1398.
mileage of members, 1417.
bill for relief of Andrew Knox, 1555.
navy appropriation bill, 1565.
a Proposed resolution of censure of him, 1610,
1665, 1671, 1672, 1673.
the case of R. M. Whitney, 1706, 1707.
right of petition, 1722.
report on the expediency of promoting the cul-
ture and manufacture of silk, 1933.
an appropriation for a diplomatic -
2060, 2121. plomatic agent to Texas,
fortification bill, 2151.
Allan, Monucky, on the public lands, 1242, 1310,
recognition of Texas, 1881.
distribution question, 1963.
appropriation for diplomatic agent to Texas, 2063.
Alford, Mr. Georgia, on Indian appropriation bill, 1560.
proposed vote of censure on Mr. Adams, 1617.
the case of R. M. Whitney, 1815.
army appropriation bill, 1919.
Anthony, Mr., Pennsylvania, on abolition, 1157.
the tariff, 1153.
Atchafalaya railroad, 1423.
pay and mileage of members, 1504.
censure of Mr. Adams, 1668, 1669.
right of petition, 1715.
Anthony, Mr., Pa., on case of R. M. Whitney, 1750, 1790.
distribution question, 1963.
judicial system, 2148.
Ashley, Mr., Missouri, on the Cumberland road, 1147.
Indian treaties, 1149.
public lands, 1250.
Indian appropriation bill, 1516.
right of petition, 1709.
Beaumont, Mr., Pennsylvania, on a resolution proposing
a definition of the offence of a contempt of the
Bell, Mr., Tennessee, on the President’s message, 1054.
bill to regulate the proceeds of lands ceded by
Indian treaties, 1148.
printing report on geological reconnoissance, 1164.
surplus revenue, 1351, 1384, 1385.
public lands, 1387.
mileage of members, 1452.
freedom of elections, 1455.
enlisting boys into the navy, 1510.
case of R. M. Whitney, 1748, 1771, 1772, 1773,
1774, 1775, 1780, 1781, 1782, 1807, 1808,
1810, 1811, 1814, 1817, 1824, 1849, 1855,
1856, 1857, 1870, 1873, 1876.
army appropriation bill, 1909, 1917, 1956.
the distribution question, 1926, 1958, 1984.
fortification bill, 2095, 2145, 2149, 2150.
Indian appropriation bill, 2097.
sale of Creek reservations, 2155.
Bond, Mr., Ohio, on the case of R. M. Whitney, 1799.
West Point Academy 2075.
naval appropriation bill, 2099.
Cumberland road bill, 2076.
Boon, Mr., Indiana, on the President's message, 1072.
protective duties, 1118.
printing an extra number of President's message
in relation to Texas, 1144.
executive departments, 1170.
public lands, 1205.
pay and mileage of members, 1502.
bill for relief of Andrew Knox, 1556.
on the memorial of Kern and George, 1569.
case of R. M. Whitney, 1697, 1749, 1873, 1877.
distribution question, 1967.
investigation reports, 2085.
Bouldin, Mr., Virginia, on the President's message, 1074.
right of petition, 1716.
case of R. M. Whitney, 1740.
distribution question, 1937.
currency bill, 2086.
harbor bill, 2146.
Boyd, Mousky, on the Indian appropriation bill,
Briggs, **** on the President’s message,
printing an extra number of the President’s mes-
sage in relation to Texas, 1140.
public lands, 1246.
surplus revenue, 1385.
censure of Mr. Adams, 1672.
case of R. M. Whitney, 1688, 1760, 1762, 1834.
general appropriation bill, 2099.
Brown, Mr., New York, on the pay and mileage of
Bunch, Mr., Tennessee, on the sortification bill, 1958.
Bynum, Mr., North Carolina, on abolition, 1327, 1396.
a proposed vote of censure on Mr. Adams, 1627.
the censure of Mr. Adams, 1667.
right of petition, 1716.
general appropriation bill, 2027.
Calhoon, Mr., Kentucky, on surplus revenue, 1382.
the pay and mileage of members, 1503.
Colonization Society, 1585.
censure of Mr. Adams, 1639.
case of R. M. Whitney, 1737, 1747, 1748, 1766,
1770, 1779, 1806, 1897, 1823, 1854.
naval appropriation bill, 1907.
fortification bill, 2154.
Cambreleng, Mr., New York, on the President’s mes-
protective duties, 1114, 1117.
several appropriation bills reported, 1130.
mint bill, 1144, 1171.
amount of duty on salt, &c., 1162, 1163.
protection of seamen, 1165, 1166, 1169.
executive departments, 1170.
surplus revenue, 1347, 1351, 1352, 1383, 1384.
pay and mileage, 1413, 1503.
to appropriation bill, 1514, 1515, 1550, 1556,
army appropriation bill, 1554, 1555, 1756, 1998,
naval appropriation bill, 1563, 1565, 1739, 1883,
1884, 1894, 1895, 1897, 1905, 1908, 2098.
*** of Kern and George, 1568, 1572,
presidential election, 1584.
abolition, 1600, 1601.
case of R. M. Whitney, 1744, 1823, 1824, 1829.
affairs with Mexico, 1915, 1916. -
fortification bill, 1920, 1926, 2150, 2151.
distribution question, 1927, 1942, 1984.
general appropriation bill, 2027, 2057, 2058,
2039, 2099, 2100. -
opposion for a diplomatic agent to Texas,
currency bill, 2086, 2089.
Carr, Mr., Indiana, on the bill for the relief of Andrew
Carter, Mr., Tennessee, on President's message, 1056.
the army appropriation bill, 1757.
harbor bill, 2005.
Casey, Mr., Illinois, on the harbor bill, 2995, 2010.
Chambers, Mr., Kentucky, on abolition, 1317, 1318, 1319.
bili for relief of Andrew Knox, 1555.
navy appropriation bill, 1565.
right of petition, 1708.
case of R. M. Whitney, 1766, 1773.
on protective duties, 1116.
Chambers, Mr., Pennsylvania, -
memorial touching national curreo.
bill for relief of Andrew Knox, 1555. -
Chapin, Mr., New York, on the case of R. M. Whitney,
harbor bill, 1992.
west Point Academy, 2976.
Claiborne, Mr., Mississippi, on public lands, 1246.
mileage of members, 1417, 1451, 1502.
case of R. M. Whitney, 1689, 1761, 1768,
army appropriation bill, 1757.
fortification bill, 1958.
harbor bill, 2010.
Connor, Mr., North Carolina, on Post Office building,
proposition for taking up bills relative to the Post
office on a certain day, 1943.
general appropriation bill, 2059.
Corwin, Mr., Ohio, on surplus revenue, 1353.
Craig, Mr., Virginia, on printing an o' number of
president's message relating to Texas, 1143.
granting land bounty to disbanded officers, 1176.
surplus revenue, 1351, 1385.
pay and mileage of members, 1503.
the case of R. M. Whitney, 1793.
Crane, Mr., Ohio, on the harbor bill, 2010, 2059.
Crary, Mr., Michigan, on presidential election, 1584,
the distribution question, 1933.
Cushing, Mr., Massachusetts, on protection of seamen,
on the quarantine at Elsineur, 1427.
Indian appropriation bill, 1516, 1525.
abolition, 1585, 1586.
censure of Mr. Adams, 1641.
appropriation for a diplomatic agent to Texas:
Cushman, Mr., N. Hampshire, on surplus revenue,
investigation reports, 2079.
Mr., Indiana, on protective duties, 1117.
on Indian treaties, 1149, 1150.
abolition, 1157, 1586.
public lands, 1243. - -
Dawson, Mr., Georgia, on the Indian appropriation bill,
the case of R. M. Whitney, 1795, 1821, 1822.
naval appropriation bill, 1886.
harbor bill, 2005.
Denny, Mr.; Pennsylvania, on the President's message,
protective duties, 1117.
memorial touching national currency, 1195.
army appropriation bill, 1956, 1957.
the distribution question, 1981.
harbor bill, 2006.
Dromgoole, Mr., Virginia, on amending the constitution,
H proposed vote of censure on Mr. Adams, 1612.
the case of R. M. Whitney, 1819.
Dunlap, Mo.; Tennessee, on the distribution surplus,
Tennessee land bill, 1122.
executive departments, 1170, 1236, 1241.
public lands, 1205.
army appropriation bill, 1758, 1917, 1954.
navy appropriation bill, 1894, 1895, 1896, 1897.
bill for erecting marine hospitals, 1911.
fortification bill, 1920.
West Point Academy, 2075.
harbor bill, 21.47.
light-house bill, 2149.
Mr., South Carolina, on a proposed vote of
censure of Mr. Adams, 1612, 1666, 1667, 1659,