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Land Titles in Arkansas. An act to settle the title to certain tracts of land in the State of Arkansas. Aug. 11, 1842. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. W. 505

Claims under the Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek. An act to provide for the satisfaction of claims arising under the fourteenth and nineteenth articles of the treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek, concluded in September, one thousand eight hundred and thirty. Aug. 23,

1842 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - ...Wol. W. 513 Relief of Settlers in Wisconsin. An act for the relief of certain settlers in the territory of Wisconsin. Aug. 23, 1842 . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. W. 521

Land Claims in Detroit, &c, An act supplementary to “An act to provide for the adjustment of titles to land in the town of Detroit and territory of Michigan, and for other purposes,” passed April twenty-one, eighteen hundred and six. Aug. 29, 1842.... . . . . . . . . . Vol. W. 541

Title to Lots confirmed to the City of Fernandina. An act to confirm to the city of Fernandina, in Florida, certain lots reserved for public use by the Spanish government. June 15, 1844. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. W. 667

Patents for Lands in the St. Augustine Land District, Florida. An act to authorize the issuing of patents for certain lands in the St. Augustine land district, in Florida, the sales of which were not regularly reported. June 15, 1844............ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. W. 671

Confirmation of certain Entries in the St. Augustine Land District. An act to confirm certain entries of land in the St. Augustine land district, in the territory of Florida, made under the pre-emption law of June 22d, 1838. June 15, 1844....................... Vol. W. 673

Land Claims in Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama. An act to provide for the adjustment of land claims within the States of Missouri, Arkansas, and Louisiana, and in those parts of the States of Mississippi and Alabama south of the thirty-first degree of north latitude, and between the Mississippi and Perdido rivers. June 17, 1844 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. W. 676

Lands granted to General La Fayette. An act to authorize a re-location of land-warrants number three, sour, and five, granted by Congress to General La Fayette. Feb.26, 1845. Vol. V. 729

Land Claims in the State of Mississippi. An act to confirm the survey and location of claims for lands in the State of Mississippi, east of the Pearl river, and south of thirty-first degree of north latitude. March 3, 1845..........................................Vol. V. 740

TABLE N 0. W.

comprising

T H E A GTS OF CON GRESS

FROM 1789 TO 1845, INCLUSIVE,

RELATING TO THE POST-OFFICE OF THE U. S.

POST-OFFICE DEPARTMENT.

Temporary Establishment of the Post-Office. An act for the temporary establishment of the post-office. (Obsolete.) Sept. 22, 1789. . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. I. 70

Post-Office. An act to continue in force for a limited time an act entitled “An act for the temporary establishment of the post-office.” (Expired.) Aug. 4, 1790 . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - Vol. I. 178

Post-Office. An act to continue in force for a limited time an act entitled “An act for the temporary establishment of the post office.” March 3, 1791. . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. I. 218

Post-Office and Post-Roads established. An act to establish the post-office and post-roads within the United States. (Expired.) Feb. 20, 1792............... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Vol. I. 232

Post-Office and Post-Roads. An act to establish the post-office and post-roads within the United States. (Repealed and supplied.) May 8, 1794. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ....Wol. I. 354

Post-Offices and Post-Roads. An act to amend the act entitled “An act to establish the postoffices and post-roads within the United States.” (Repealed.) Feb. 25, 1795..... Vol. I. 419

Post-Office and Post-Roads. An act in addition to the act entitled “An act to establish the postoffice and post-roads within the United States.” (Repealed.) March 3, 1797..... Wol. I. 509

Post-Office and Post-Roads. An act to continue in force the fifth section of an act entitled “An act in addition to the act entitled ‘An act to establish the post-office and post-roads within the United States.’” (Obsolete and supplied.) March 28, 1798................ Vol. I. 547

Post-Office. An act to establish the post-office of the United States. (Repealed.) March 2, 1799. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. I. 733 Postmaster-General to make a certain Contract. An act authorizing the Postmaster-General to

make a new contract for carrying the mail from Fayetteville, in North Carolina, to Charleston, in South Carolina. (Obsolete.) Feb. 14, 1805.................... Vol. II. 315

Post-Office. An act regulating the post-office establishment. (Repealed.) April 30, 1810...Wol. II. 592

Compensation of the Assistant Postmaster-General. An act to fix the compensation of the additional assistant Postmaster-General. Jan. 17, 1811......... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. II. 615

Post-Office. An act in addition to an act to regulate the post-office establishment. (Repealed.) April 9, 1816 . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. III. 264

Post-Office. An act authorizing the Postmaster-General to contract, as in other cases, for carrying the mail in steamboats between New Orleans, in the State of Louisiana, and Louisville, in the State of Kentucky. March 2, 1819 ............................ Vol. III. 496

Post-Office. An act to repeal part of an act, passed on the twenty-seventh day of February, one thousand eight hundred and thirteen, entitled “An act in addition to ‘An act regulatin the post-office establishment.'" March 3, 1819 ......................... ...Wol. III. 536 Repairs of the Post-Office, &c. An act to authorize the Postmaster-General to pay for certain repairs to the general post-office, and keep the engine-house, the fire-engine and apparatus in repair. March 3, 1823 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Vol. III. 784

Post-Office. An act to reduce into one the several acts establishing and regulating the post-office department. March 3, 1825 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Vol. IV. 102

Post-Office. An act amendatory of the act regulating the post-office department. March 2, 1827 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - ...Wol. IV. 238

Increase of the Salary of the Postmaster-General. An act to increase the salary of the Postmaster-General. March 2, 1827........... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. IV. 239

Post-Office. An act to change the organization of the post-office department, and to provide more effectually for the settlement of the accounts thereof. July 2, 1836...... -- - - - - - Vol. W. 80

Post-Office. A resolution to enable the Postmaster-General more readily to change the commencement of the contract year in the post-office department. March 2, 1837 ...Wol. W. 198

Express Mail. A resolution directing the postage on letters sent by the express mail to be paid

in advance. (Obsolete.) Oct. 12, 1837 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ...Wol. W. 207 Fire-proof Building in the General Post-Office. An act providing for the erection of a fire-proof building for the use of the general post-office department. March 3, 1839 ....... Vol. W. 353

An Edition of the Laws of the United States and Regulations of the Post-Office Department. An act to provide for the publication of a new edition of the laws and regulations of the post-office department, and a perfect list of the post-offices in the United States. Aug. 29, 1842 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wol. W. 538

Reduction of Postage, &c. An act to reduce the rates of postage, to limit the use and correct the abuse of the franking privilege, and for the prevention of frauds on the revenues of the post-office department. March 3, 1845 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Vol. W. 732

Reduction of Postage, &c. Joint resolution to fix the time when the act to reduce the rates of postage, to limit the use and correct the abuse of the franking privilege, and for the prevention of frauds on the revenues of the post-office department, passed at this session, shall go into effect. March 3, 1845....... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. W. 800

POST R O AD S.

Post-Office and Post-Roads established. An act to establish the post-office and post-roads within

the United States. (Expired.) Feb. 20, 1792........ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - .....Wol. I. 232 Post-Office and Post-Roads. An act to establish the post-office and post-roads within the United States. (Repealed and supplied.) May 8, 1794.............................. Vol. I. 354 Post-Offices and Post-Roads. An act to amend the act entitled “An act to establish the postoffices and post-roads within the United States.” (Repealed.) Feb. 25, 1795..... Vol. I. 419 Post-Office and Post-Roads. An act in addition to the act entitled “An act to establish the postoffice and post-roads within the United States.” (Repealed.) March 3, 1797..... Vol. I. 509

Post-Office and Post-Roads, An act to continue in force the fifth section of an act entitled “An act in addition to the act entitled ‘An act to establish the post-office and post-roads within

the United States.’” (Obsolete and supplied.) March 28, 1798................ Vol. I. 547 Post-Roads. An act to alter and establish sundry post-roads. (Obsolete.) April 23, 1800. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .................. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. II. 42 Post-Roads. An act further to alter and to establish certain post-roads. (Repealed.) March 3, 1801. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ............................. Vol. II. 125 Post-Roads. An act further to alter and establish certain post-roads, and for the more secure carriage of the mail of the United States. (Obsolete.) May 3, 1802........... Vol. II. 189 Post-Roads. An act further to alter and establish certain post-roads, and for other purposes. March 26, 1804 ........................ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. II. 275 Post-Roads. An act further to alter and establish certain post-roads, and for other purposes. March 3, 1805. ............................. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. II. 337

Post-Roads. . An act further to alter and establish certain post-roads, and for other purposes. (Obsolete.) April 21, 1806 ................................ - - - - - - - - .......Vol. II. 408 s Page Post-Roads. An act to establish certain post-roads, and for other purposes. (Repealed.) March 3, 1807 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Wol. II. 444 Post-Roads in Georgia and Ohio. An act to establish certain post-roads in the States of Georgia and Ohio. (Obsolete.) April 23, 1808............ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -*- - - - ...Wol. II. 491 Post-Roads. An act to establish post-roads. (Repealed.) April 28, 1810............. Vol. II. 579 Post-Roads. An act to alter and establish certain post-roads. May 11, 1812.......... Vol. II. T.30 Post-Routes to be established by the President of the United States in certain cases. An act authorizing the President of the United States to establish post-routes in certain cases. (Obsolete.) Jan. 14, 1813. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. II. 790 Post-Roads in Louisiana. An act to establish certain post-roads in the State of Louisiana. (Obsolete.) Feb. 27, 1813. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. II. 806 Post-Roads. An act to alter and establish certain post-roads. April 18, 1814 ........Wol. III. 130 Post-Roads. An act to establish post-roads. April 30, 1816.................... ...Vol. III. 334 Post-Roads. An act to alter and establish certain post-roads. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1817. Vol. III. 363 Post-Roads. An act to establish and alter certain post-roads. April 20, 1818 ........ Vol. III. 453 Post-Roads. An act to alter and establish certain post-roads. May 13, 1820..... ....Wol. III. 577 Post-Roads. An act to establish certain post-roads and to discontinue others, and for other purposes. May 8, 1822.............. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - .....Wol. III. 702 Post-Roads. An act to discontinue certain post-roads, and to establish others. March 3, 1823..... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - ...Vol. III. 764 Public Road in Florida. An act to authorize the laying out and opening certain public roads in the territory of Florida. (Obsolete.) Feb. 28, 1824....... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. IV. 5 Post-Roads. An act to establish certain post-roads, and to discontinue others. March 3, 1825. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ........ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. IV. 95

Post-Roads in Mississippi. An act appropriating a sum of money for the repair of the postroads between Jackson and Columbus, in the State of Mississippi. April 20, 1826. Vol. IV. 154

Post-Roads. An act to establish sundry post-roads. March 2, 1827................. Vol. IV. 221 Post-Roads. An act to establish sundry post-roads, and to discontinue others. May 24, 1828 . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - ....Wol. IV, 315 Post-Roads. An act to establish certain post-roads, and to alter and discontinue others, and for other purposes. June 15, 1832.......... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. IV. 534 Post-Roads. An act to establish certain post-roads, and to alter and discontinue others, and for other purposes. July 2, 1836.......... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. W. 90 Post-Roads. An act to establish certain post-roads, and to discontinue others. July 7, 1838 . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - . . . . . Vol. W. 271 Post-Roads. An act to establish certain post-roads. April 14, 1842..................Vol. W. 473 Post-Roads. An act establishing certain post-roads. Aug. 31, 1842......... - - - - - - ...Vol. V. 568 Post-Roads in Florida. An act to establish certain post-roads in the territory of Florida. June 15, 1844......... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - .............Wol. W. 669 Post-Roads. An act to establish certain post-routes. March 3, 1845.............. ...Wol. W. 778

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Privilege of Franking to the Secretary of the Navy. An act to extend the privilege of franking letters and packets to the Secretary of the Navy. (Repealed and supplied.) June 22, 1798 . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - ..Wol. I. 569

Privilege of Franking and Compensation to William Henry Harrison. An act extending the privilege of franking to William Henry Harrison, the delegate from the territory of the United States north-west of the Ohio, and making provision for his compensation. (Obsolete.) Jan. 2, 1800............... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. II. 4

Privilege of Franking to Martha Washington. An act to extend the privilege of franking letters and packages to Martha Washington. April 3, 1800............. ... . . . . . . . . . Vol. II. 19 * Page Franking Privilege. An act extending the privilege of franking letters to the delegate from the territory of the United States north-west of the river Ohio, and making provision for his

compensation. (Obsolete.) Dec. 15, 1800......... .......... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Vol. II. 88 Franking Privilege to John Adams. An act freeing from postage all letters and packets to John Adams. Feb. 25, 1801 .......... -- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - * - - - - - - - - - - - - -- - - - - - ...Vol. II. 102

Franking Privilege extended to Delegates, and Compensation to Delegates. An act extending the privilege of franking and receiving letters free of postage to any person admitted, or to be admitted, to take a seat in Congress as a delegate, and providing compensation for such delegate. Feb. 18, 1802 ...... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Wol. II. 130

Franking Privilege to Thomas Jefferson. An act freeing from postage all letters and packets from Thomas Jefferson. (Obsolete.) June 28, 1809 ......................... Vol. II. 552

Franking Privilege given to James Madison. An act freeing from postage all letters and packets to and from James Madison. (Obsolete.) March 1, 1817.......... - - - - - - - - - - Vol. III. 350

Post-Office. Franking Privilege. An act in addition to an act entitled “An act regulating the post-office establishment.” March 13, 1820................................ Vol. III. 548

Franking Privilege to Mrs. Madison. An act to extend the privilege of franking letters and packages to Dolly P. Madison. July 2, 1836................................ Vol. W. 107

Franking Privilege granted to Mrs. Harrison. An act authorizing the transmission of letters and packets to and from Mrs. Harrison, free of postage. Sept. 9, 1841..... .....Wol. W. 461

Reduction of Postage, &c. An act to reduce the rates of postage, to limit the use and correct the abuse of the franking privilege, and for the prevention of frauds on the revenues of the post-office department. March 3, 1845.....................................Wol. W. 732

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