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. Treaty with Great Britain. Aug. 9, 1842 .

Joint Resolution for the Annexation of Texas. March 1, 1845 .

Act for the Prosecution of the Mexican War. May 13, 1846 -

Treaty with Great Britain. June 15, 1846 . - - - -

Independent Treasury Act. Aug. 6, 1846 . - - - -

Treaty with Mexico. Feb. 2, 1848 - - - - - -

Compromise of 1850 . - - - - - - - -

Clay's Resolutions. Jan. 29, 1850 - - - - - -

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Ios. Extract from the Texas and New Mexico Act. Sept. 9, 1850 -

106. Fugitive Slave Act. Sept. 18, 1850 . - - - - -

107. Act abolishing the Slave Trade in the District of Columbia.

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108. Treaty with Mexico. Dec. 30, 1853 . . . . . .

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109. Douglas's Report. Jan. 4, 1854 . - - - - - -

11o. Dixon's Proposed Amendment. Jan. 16, 185 - - - -

111. Sumner's Proposed Amendment. Jan. 17, 1854 . - - -

112. Extract from the Act to Organize the Territories of Nebraska

and Kansas. May 30, 1854 - - - - - - -

113. Dred Scott Decision. March 6, 1857 . . . . . -

114. Lecompton Constitution. Nov. 7, 1857 - - - - -

115. South Carolina Ordinance of Secession. Dec. 20, 1860 - -

116. Constitution of the Confederate States of America. March 11,

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117. Call for 75,000 Volunteers. April 15, 1861 . - - - -

118. Proclamation declaring a Blockade of Southern Ports. April 19,

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119. Act for a National Loan. July 17, 1861 - - - -

120. Act authorizing the Employment of Volunteers. July 22, 1861

121. Resolution on the Nature and Object of the War. July 22, 1861

122. Act for calling out the Militia. July 29, 1861 - - - -

123. Act to define and punish certain Conspiracies. July 31, 1861 -

124. Confiscation Act. Aug. 6, 1861-. - - - - - -

125. Act authorizing the Seizure of Railroad and Telegraph Lines.

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126. Act authorizing the Issue of Legal Tender Notes. Feb. 25, 1862

127. Act for an Additional Article of War. March 13, 1862 - -

128. Joint Resolution on Compensated Emancipation. April 10, 1862.

129. Act abolishing Slavery in the District of Columbia. April 16, 1862

130. Abolition of Slavery in the Territories. June 19, 1862. - -

131. Oath of Office. July 2, 1862. . - - - - - -

132. Confiscation Act. July 17, 1862 . - - - - - -

133. Emancipation Proclamation. Jan. 1, 1863 . - - - -

134. Enrolment Act. March 3, 1863 . - - - - - -

135. Act relating to Habeas Corpus. March 3, 1863 . - - -

136. Resolution against Foreign Mediation. March 3, 1863 - -

137. Proclamation of Amnesty. Dec. 8, 1863 - - - - -

138. National Bank Act. June 3, 1864 - - - - -

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Fourth Reconstruction Act. March 11, 1868 - - - -

Act admitting Arkansas to Representation in Congress. June 22,
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