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Auf TWELFTH VOLUME OF THE CONGRESSIONAL GLOBE.

SENATE.

bill relating to cont, fund relinq0,30. 336, 340

- 166

70 20: 133

.

:

316, 317

|| Archer, Wm. S., of Virginia, 30, 38, 41, 45, 61 l.

63, 70, 75, 81, 88, 100, 106, 111, 121

127, 133, 147, 153, 157, 166, 175, 182
Abolition of slavery in the District of Colum.
bia, penitions on the subject of, 133, 233

185, 206, 220, 244, 252, 275, 276, 299
330

314, 315, 326, 328, 342, 345, 363, 364
Africans recaptured on the coast of Africa,

366, 371, 372, 379, 394

remarks on the bill for the benefit of
concerning the appropriation for the
support of
328, 335, 336, 345

the Petersburg Railroad Company, 196
African squadrun, concerning the, 41, 50, 63, 79

188
331, 332, 333, 334, 335, 336

remarks concerning the quintuple treaty, 63
Agricultural Bank of Mississippi, bill for the

64, 85, 262
relief of the .. . 89, 141, 180

remarks on the Oregon bill, 74, 100, 104
Alabama, bill for the relief of certain citizens i

105, 212, 220, 222, 230, 239, 240, 244
ot, who lost their improvements in

remarks on the proposition to print the
consequence of the war with the

report on the subject of the fine on
Creek Indians - - - 88

General Jackson - - - 148
bill relating to the mode of payment of

his recollections touching the contro-
the two per cent. fund relinquished to

versy, in secret session, between
the State of - - 330, 336, 340

Messrs. Rives and Benton, concern-
Albemarle Sound and Atlantic ocean, bill di-

ing the red line map. - - 170
recting a survey of a direct commu-

remarks on the bill making appropria-
nication between the . . 157, 180

tion for the fulfilment of stipulations
Allen, Win, of Ohio, 2, 31, 63, 75, 128, 133

of the Ashburton treaty . 378, 379
149, 161, 181, 205, 226, 237, 275, 311

remarks on the presentation to the Sen.
328, 340, 342, 354, 364, 365, 366, 371

ate of the sword of Washington and
376, 377, 379
the staff of Franklin -

- - 255
the credentials of

remarks on the bill providing for a mis-
resolutions by - . 70, 304, 331

sion to China -

- 391, 392
remarks on the bankrupt bill - 346, 349

remarks on the bill to indemnify Major
remarks on the subject of improving the

General Jackson - -
navigation of the Western waters - 164

remarks concerning the speech of Sir
remarks concerning the speech of Sir

Robert Peel, on the construction of
Robert Peel, on the construction of

the Ashburton treaty as to the right
the Ashburton treaty as to the right

of search - 331, 332, 333, 335, 336
of search .

- 333

(See Debates-Debts.)
remarks on the bill making appropria-

Arkansas, bill for the relief of citizens of, who
tion for the fulfilment of the stipula-

lost their improvements in conse-
Lions of the Ashburton treaty · 378.

quence of the treaty between the
remarks on the bill to recharter the

United States and Choctaw Indians, 54
baoks in the District of Columbia, 361, 365

89,95
371

bill for the relief of persons heretofore
remarks on the proposition to give to

residing within the supposed limits of
the present Congress printers 20 per

Arkansas and Louisiana, who were,
cent, above the contract price for ex-

by the settlement of the boundary
ecuting the public printing - 382, 391

line, thrown into the territory of
remarks concerning the proposition to

Texas - - - - - 127, 133
pay for books distributed to members
of Congress

Army and the military academy, bill making
. . - - 383
remarks on the bill reviving the act of

appropriation for the support of tbe, 233

244, 267, 315, 342
July, 1838, allowing pensions to wi-

(See Enlistments.)
dows of officers and soldiers of the
Revolution

an act respecting the reorganization of
. .. 388, 389
remarks on the bill to print the debates, 355

. the, and for other purposes, 166, 354, 362

|| Ashburton, Lord, special minister from Eng-
- 356, 357, 358 | Ashburton, Lord, special minister
(See Debts.)

land, bis correspondence touching
Alexandria, in the District of Columbia, bill

the Northeastern and Northwestern
to amend the charter of the town of,

boundaries -

4 to 22
141

concerning the suppression of the Af-
Apportionment bill, protest of a State Legis-

181, 192

rican slave-trade -
lature against ·

concerning the "Creole” case-
·

- 104
Appropriation bills, the civil and diplomatic, 79

concerning the “Caroline" affair

concerning impressment
81, 377, 381, 382, 390, 391, 392, 393 Ashburton treaty. (See Treaty.)
De army and military academy, 233, 244 Assumption. (See Debts of the States.)

267, 268, 315, 342 Atherton, Charles G., Senator elect from New
the naval, 263,321,322, 327, 328, 331, 337

Hampshire, credentials of . - 164
- 340, 363 Auditor's office, the second, joint resolution for
pension -
. 261, 263

continuing an additional clerk in - 326
Cumberland road
- 233, 366

383
fortification :

. 340, 364 Awards under the treaty with the Chickasaw
For the fulfilment of the stipulations of

Indians, joint resolution providing for
the Ashburton treaty, 366, 371, 372, 377

the payment of the ceriificates of - 376
378, 379

383

- 365

Babbitt's anti-attrition metal, concerning an

appropriation for the purchase of the

patent for - : - 382, 383
Bagby, A. P., of Alabama, 205, 220, 238, 261, 262

267, 299, 304, 341, 349, 354
resolution by . .

- 345
credentials of -

- 321
remarks on the Oregon bill

. 239
remarks on the joint resolution for es-

Tablishing agencies for the inspection

and purchase of water-rotted hemp, 263
remarks on the bill to indemnify Major
General Jacksun .

-

. 302
remarks concerning the speech of Sir

Robert Peel, on the construction of
the Ashburton treaty as to the right
of search

**336
(See Debates-Debts.)
Baltimore, Md., bill to continue in force an

act therein mentioned relating to - 299
Bangor, Me., bill to authorize the appointment

of an assistant collector for the port

of -
Bank of the State of Alabama, bill authorizing

its notes to be received in payment of
lands sold in that State on certain con-

ditions - - - 330, 336, 340
Bank of the United States, concerning - 220
Banks in the District of Columbia, the bill to
continue the charters of the several, 26

364, 365, 371, 377
remarks by-
Mr. Allen

364, 365, 371
Mr. Buchanan
Mr. Conrad -

- 364
Mr. Miller -

364, 365
Mr. Walker

? 365
Bankrupt law, petitions, &c., on the subject of

'The repeal of the, 54, 63, 69, 75, 79
84, 88, 94, 99, 100, 103, 104, 110, 118
127, 133, 143, 152, 157, 161, 162, 166
169, 175, 186, 192, 198, 205, 211, 212

220, 226, 237, 238, 244, 262, 275, 280
Mr. Benion's remarks concerning : 69
the bill to repeal the, 33, 38, 45, 46, 51
147, 181, 185, 238, 275, 281, 315, 321

327, 338, 344, 362, 375, 380
remarks by-
Mr. Allen . .

346, 349
Mr. Benton

51, 52, 47, 342, 347
Mr. Berrien, 45, 51, 52, 275, 281, 341

342, 347, 349
Mr. Buchanan

347, 348, 349
Mr. Choate .
Mr. Conrad -

347, 349
Mr. Crittenden . 45, 342, 346, 349
Mr. Graham ·

• 46
Mr. Huntington
Mr. King -

45, 238, 342, 347
Mr. Smith of Connecticut'. 346, 349
Mr. Tallmadge, 45, 46, 51, 84, 238, 342

347, 349
Mr. Tappan ·

346
Mr. Walker .

342, 346, 347
Mr. Woodbury

- 347
Barrow, Alexander, of Louisiana, 37, 41, 50
54, 61, 70, 141, 161, 261, 267, 275, 276

296, 299, 304, 365, 377
resolutions by, 74, 79, 111, 119, 133, 142

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Barrow, Alexander, of Louisiana-

remarks concerniog improvement of
the navigation of The Western waters, 164

165
his recollections touching the contro-

versy, in secret session, between
Messrs. Benton and Rives, concern-

ing the red-lined inap

(See Debts.)
Bates, J, C., of Massachusetts, 30, 39, 47, 50, 61

63, 69, 84, 95, 110, 112, 127, 143, 147
157, 161, 166, 180, 185, 186, 198, 211
220, 226, 233, 238, 267, 280, 287, 311
327, 341, 345, 353, 363, 364, 366, 370

371, 372, 376, 387, 391
remarks on the bill to revive the pen-

sion act of July, 1838 .
Bayard, R. H., of Delaware, 30, 38, 39, 45, 46

50, 54, 63, 75, 79, 81, 84, 85, 110, 112
121, 127, 128, 133, 134, 142, 153, 161
166, 181, 186, 188, 198, 206, 212, 235
238, 243, 263, 264, 299, 304, 321, 322
327, 328, 340, 341, 345, 346, 354, 363

371, 376, 377, 382, 383, 387, 390
resolutions by :

39, 235, 326
remarks on the joint resolution to estab

lish agencies for the inspection and

purchase of water-rotted hemp, 227, 262
remarks on enlistments in the army,

navy, and marine corps .
remarks on the naval appropriation

bill concerning a floating or dry duck, 327

(See Debates--Debts.)
Benton, Thomas H., of Missouri, 1, 31, 33, 62

63, 70, 74, 75, 84, 95, 99, 104, 112
113, 119, 143, 147, 148, 162, 166, 175
230, 238, 261, 267, 268, 275, 287, 288
326, 327, 328, 345, 365, 366, 370, 371

372, 377, 383
resolutions submitted by, 1, 2, 41, 50, 54
63, 74, 79, 85, 94, 99, 119, 237, 252

262, 275, 281, 321, 327, 341, 345
his bill to repeal the bankrupt law : 38
remarks concerning the repeal of the

bankrupt act 51, 52, 147, 342, 347
remarks on the expunging resolution, 41
remarks concerning the quintuple treaty, 64

65, 79, 85, 252, 262
remarks on the Oregon bill, 74, 106, 112

154, 172, 176, 234, 238, 239
remarks concerning the speech of Sir

Robert Peel, on the construction of
the Ashburton treaty as to the right

of search . . 331, 332, 333
his recollections pending the contro-

versy, in secret session, between
Messrs. Benton and Rives, concern.
ing the red-lined map, 111, 119, 120, 121

169, 170, 171
remarks on the bill reviving the act

of July, 1838, allowing pensions 10
widows of officers and soldiers of the

Revolution - - - - 389
remarks on the subject of making an

appropriation for the improvement of

the navigation of the Western waters, 1615
remarks concerning the establishment

of agencies for the inspection and

purchase of water rotted hemp, 226, 263
remarks on the bill to provide for the
mission to China

• 391, 392
remarks on the army appropriation bill, 267

268
(See Debates-Oregon)
Berrien, J. M., ot Georgia, 37, 41, 49, 63, 69

81, 85, 88, 89, 91, 106, 104, 127, 128
141, 142, 143, 148, 157, 158, 162, 181
192, 198, 201, 206, 207, 220, 233, 241
2R8, 296, 314, 315, 321, 322, 331, 310
342, 345, 351, 363, 365, 372, 377, 381

390
resolutions by . . - 46, 89
remarks on ihe Oregon bill . - 212
remarks on the bill to repeal the bank
rupt aci, 45, 51, 52, 275, 281, 341, 342

347, 349
evlogium on Richard H. Habersham
of Georgia, deceased

- 62
remarks on the proposition to print the

report of the Judiciary Committee con•

cerning be repeal of the bankrupt law, 238
remarks on the bill to indemnify Major

General Jackson : : 315, 321 |

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Berrien, J. M., of Georgia-

remarks on the resolutions adopted by

the Legislature of Georgia, censuring

his political course - -

(See Debates-Debts.)
Bills introduced on leave, 41, 45, 49, 50, 54, 61

62, 63, 70, 74, 79, 83, 84, 85, 88, 89
104, 111, 127, 141, 148, 153, 157, 169
211, 212, 229, 238, 252, 262, 267, 293

331
Bills reported from committees, 54, 62, 63, 73

79, 84, 85, 88, 94, 99, 100, 104, '111
118, 121, 127, 133, 141, 147, 148, 152
158, 161, 162, 166, 174, 180, 181, 192
206, 211, 220, 229, 233, 235, 238
244, 252, 261, 267, 275, 276, 280, 287
288, 292, 293, 299, 301, 311, 320, 325
326, 330, 331, 340, 341, 345, 353, 362

365, 370, 371, 376, 377, 387; 391
Bills and joint resolutions passed, 74, 75, 95, 100

133, 149, 159, 166, 182, 192, 206, 220
240, 244, 252, 263, 267, 276, 281, 292
296, 299, 311, 315, 330, 331, 337, 340
341, 362, 363, 364, 370, 371, 372, 376

377, 378, 379, 383, 387, 391
Bills and joint resolutions rejected,' 149, 158, 206

226, 267, 276, 287, 311, 320, 341, 345

353, 354, 364, 371, 372, 383, 387
Books and public documents received from the

House of Peers of France, concerning
the .

: 261
Books distributed to members of Congress, de-

bate concerning the appropriation to
pay for :

*. 382, 383
Boundary.' (See Northeastern Boundary.)

line of Ohio, bill concerning the, and
the admission of Michigan into the

50, 166, 370
bill directing the running of the north-

ern line of the reserve of the half-
breed Sac and Fox tribe of Indians, 365

383
between the United States and Texas, 79

133
Boyd, Gordon B., lale receiver of public mo-

neys at Columbus, Mississippi, joint
resolution to authorize the settlement

of the liabilities of the securities of - 149
Bresee, Sidney S, Senator elect from Illinois,

the credentials of .
Buchanan, James, of Pennsylvania, 2, 30, 40, 54

61, 69, 73, 75, 84, 94, 110, 118, 127
140, 142, 161, 164, 175, 181, 188
198, 211, 219, 220, 230, 238, 243, 255
263, 264, 266, 275, 311, 321, 328, 331

336, 337, 341, 342, 365, 371, 376, 377
credentials of .

- 158
resolutions by -

2, 104, 118
remarks on the bill for the benefit of the

Petersburg Railroad Co., and con-
cerning the importation of railroad

iron free of duty . - 181, 187
remarks on the joint resolution for es-

tablishing agencies for the inspection

and purchase of water.rotted bemp . 263
remarks on the army appropriation bill, 268
remarks on the paval appropriation bill, 322
remarks on the bill to indemnify Major
General Jackson -

316
remarks on the bill to repeal the bank-

jupt law - • 347, 348, 349
remarks on the bill to extend the char-

ters of the District banks - - 365
remarks on the treasury note bill, 380, 381
remarks on the bill to revive the act of

July, 1838, allowing pensions to the
widows of officers and soldiers of the
Revolntion -
(See Debates-Debts )

C.
Cadets in the West Point Academy, concern-

ing the appointment and apportion-

ment of " . - 268, 315, 342
Calhoun, John C., of South Carolina, 54', 110, 121

128, 142, 161, 166, 186. 192. 222, 235
240, 244, 252, 268, 275, 276, 322, 327

'328, 341, 379, 382
his recollections pending the controver-

sy, in secret session, between Messrs.
Rives and Benton, concerning the red-
lined map

. 111, 170
remarks on the Oregon bill 33, 134, 142

149, 227, 239

Calhoun, John C., of South Carolina-

remarks on the subject of improving the
- navigation of the Western waters • 164
remarks on the navy appropriation bill, 322
remarks concerning the speech of Sir

Robert Peel, on the construction of
the Ashburton treaty as to the right

of search - - - - 335
remarks on the bill making appropria-

tion for the fulfilment of the stipula-

tions of the Ashburtop treaty
remarks on the treasury note bill

(See Debates-Debts )
Calhoun, James F., bill for the relief of, 365, 372
Camdeu, N. J., bill reducing the salary of the

'surveyor of the port of, 299, 331, 372
Canal, the Louisville and Portland, debate con

cerning onerous exactions on the com-

merce of the Western rivers by the - 287
Caroline affair, the - . . 119, 188
Catalogues of the library of Congress, debate

on the proposition for the distribution
of .

. - . 94, 100
Centre College, Kentucky, bill to transfer to

the trustees of the, lands heretofore
granted to the Kentucky Asylum for

educating the deaf, dumb, and blind - 372
asus, Compendium of the Sixth, the petition

and proposition for pay for printing

the . . . . . 61
joint resolution for the distribution of the

and appropriation to defray the ex-

pense. • 148, 276, 315, 381
the appropriation to defray ihe expenses
of printing the Compendium of the - 381

383, 391, 393
Chaplain to the Senate

. 38
Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company, bill

for the relinquishment to Maryland,
&c., of the stock held in the, by the

United States, 175, 185, 198, 275, 281
Chicago, Illinois, bill to establish a new collec-

tion district at . - - 293
China, bill to provide the means for future in-

tercourse with . 363, 391, 392
Choate, R., of Mass., 45, 49, 99, 141, 143, 162
176, 186, 229, 233, 239, 275, 280, 311

- 320, 327, 342, 376, 382
remarks on the bankrupt bill - · 346
remarks on the Oregon bill, 134, 171, 176

235, 238, 239
remarks concerning an editorial criti.

cism in the Globe, of his production of

the map in the Senate • • 243
Civil and diplomatic appropriation bill, 79, 81

377, 381, 382, 390, 391, 392, 393
Claims, Committee on, bills reported from the, 63

69, 118, 133, 152, 161, 174, 181, 206

220, 233, 252, 261, 267, 275, 292, 293
reports from the, 104, 133, 161, 181, 206

° 220, 287, 287, 295
Claims against the Government, new rule con-

cerning legislation on, 45, 50, 63, 70
bill providing for the settlement of the

claims for supplies furnished the Flo-

rida mililia . - .. 320, 383
(See Land claims-Mexican claims-Massa-

chusetts claims.)
Clay, John Randolph, late secretary of lega.

tion of the United States to the court

of Vienna, bill for the relief of, 275, 372
Clayton, T., of Delaware, 30, 41, 50, 63, 79, 83

103, 152, 166, 211, 243, 264, 267, 363
Clinch, Duncan L, bill for the relief of - 362
Cloth cases - - - - 140, 169
Coin, the bill to regulate the currency of for-

eign gold and silver · 63, 79, 112, 245
the bill to fix the computation at the cus-

tom-house of certain German, 304, 345

152

382, 394

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Commerce, the Committee on, resolutions in.

structing the - . 74, 85, 235
reports from the, 99, 147, 261, 267, 330
bills and joint resolutions reported from

the, 62, 73, 99, 147, 180, 220, 261, 267

280', 299, 330, 345, 354, 363, 377, 387
Commerce on the northwestern lakes, bill for

the protection of . . . 354
bill for the protection of, and construc-

lion of barbors on the lakes. . 363
bill for the protection of, on the western

shores of Lake Michigan .

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Commerce and navigation, the annual stale-

ment.of . . . · 342
Comet and Encominm, bill making indemnity
for slaves taken from on board the : 50

100, 128, 133, 267
Committees, standing, announced .
Commissioner of the General Land Office,

call upon the, for information :
Commissioner of the Public Buildings, bill to

fix the compensation of the . - 372
Coprad, C. M., of Louisiana, 1, 2, 45, 54, 61

63, 70, 73, 75, 88, 127, 133, 143, 153
157, 161, 166, 186, 192, 220, 233, 239
244, 287, 292, 294, 327, 328, 342, 372

392
resolutions submitted by, 1, 54, 62, 63, 95

133, 142
remarks on the bill to suppress private

expresses - - 246, 252, 253
remarks on the arıny appropriation bill, 268
remarks on the bill to indemnify Major,

Gen. Jackson - - . 316, 321
remarks on the bankrupt bill . 347, 349

remarks on the Districi banks bill : 364
Cooper, Dr. Thomas, petition to refund the fine

imposed on him under the alien and

sedition law - - - - 110
Copyrigøt to Richard H. Wilde, 41, 141, 181, 192

to John Rowlett, bill to continve it to · 372
Court, at Williamsport, Pa, bill providing for
the holding of a -

- 331
bill to amend the act establishing a dis-

trict court of the United States at
Wheeling -

- 127
bill to repeal the act changing the time

of holding the circuit and district
courts in Ohio . - 262, 371
bill for altering the time for holding the

circuit courts of the United States for

the district of Connecticut . 206, 252
bill to alter the place of holding the dis-

trict court of ihe United States for the

district of New Jersey - 226, 252
bill to change the place of holding the

circuit court of the United States for

the district of Maine -
bill to change the time of holding the
district and circuit courts for the east-

ern district of Tennessee - . 371
Crafts, Samuel C., of Vermont, 30, 94, 133, 164

180, 219
the credentials of
Crittenden, John J., of Kentucky, 2, 31, 43, 45

52, 64, 74, 75, 85, 88, 100, 104, 106
112, 127, 128, 133, 140, 141, 161, 175
181, 182, 192, 198, 201. 220. 226. 261
262, 282, 289, 299, 311, 315. 320322

325, 342, 345, 362, 364, 365,
the credentials of
resolutions submitted by
remarks on the army appropriation bill, 267
remarks on the Oregon bill
remarks on the bankrupt act, 46, 342, 316, 349
remarks on the proposition to print the

report on the fine on Gen. Jackson - 148
remarks on the subject of improving the

navigation of the Western waters - 165
remarks on the joint resolution to estab.

lish agencies for the inspection and
purchase of water-rotted hemp, 226, 227

262
remarks concerning the speech of Sir

Robert Peel on the construction of the
Ashburton treaty as to the right of
search - -

(See Debates-Debts.)
Cumberland road, bill making further appro-
priation for the continuation of the . 233

366
petition on the subject of the

- 275
Carfosities. (See Natural curiosities.)
Custom-house, New York, bill to reduce the

number and compensation of the of-
ficers and others employed in the, 280, 299

330
Cuthbert, A., of Georgia - 299, 322, 327

remarks concerning the speech of Sir
Robert Peel on the construction of the
Ashburton treaty as to the right of
search - - -

.

. 335
he presents and debates the resolutions

adopted by the Legislature of Georgia,
censuring the political course of Mr.
Berrien

(See Debts.)

Enlistments in the army, navy, and marine

corps, bill to regnlate 127, 133, 175
Evans, George S., of Maine, 20, 37, 45, 47, 54

61, 63, 79, 81, 89, 94, 103, 110, 111
113, 118, 127, 141, 142, 147, 149, 152
153, 157, 158, 164, 166, 175, 181, 182
185, 186, 188, 192, 198, 205, 206, 219
226, 227, 229, 237, 238, 243, 244, 251
261, 263, 275, 280, 292, 304, 308, 311
320, 321, 322,
340, 342, 345, 353, 362, 363, 364 366
371, 377, 379, 380, 382, 387, 390, 391

392, 393
resolutions by .

255, 288, 341
remarks on his resolution on the subject

of the tariff, the currency, economy,

and retrenchment . 255, 276, 281
remarks on the bill for the benefit of the
* Petersburg Railroad Co. - - 187
remarks on the army appropriation bill, 267

- 268, 315
remarks concerning the construction of

the Ashburton treaty as to the right of

search - - - - 334
remarks on the Indian appropriation bill, 363
remarks on the navy pension bill : 364
remarks on the treasury note bill, 380, 390
remarks on the appropriation to pay for

printing the Compendium of the Sixth

Census - - - - 381
Exchequer, the bill to modify the several acts

establishing the Treasury Department,
so as to create a board of, 33, 45, 85, 175

192, 198, 240, 243, 244, 267
petitions, &c., concerning the plan for a
board of, 141, 161, 164, 166, 180, 185

186, 192, 205, 211, 251, 340
Exploring and surveying expedition, bill for
the relief of certain officers of the late, 371

377, 383
Expresses, private, bill to prevent the employ-

ment of, on mail routes, and for the
prevention of frauds on the revenues
of the Post Office Department 111, 211

220, 229, 233, 234, 245, 252, 263
remarks by
Mr. Conrad -

246, 253
Mr. Henderson : 212, 220, 229
Mr. Huntington

252
Mr. Merrick 211, 212, 220, 229, 233

245, 252, 253
Mr. Porter

229, 245, 252
- Mr. Walker .
Extra allowances to officers of the Government,

bill to prohibit any . .• 362, 383
Expunging resolution, Mr. Bayard's proposi-

lion to rescind . · 39, 46, 328, 341
Mr. Benton's amendment to .. . 41

Daylon, Wm. L , of New Jersey,

30. 110, 148
152, 180, 219, 226, 243, 252, 253

267, 275, 299, 315, 321, 363, 372, 382
the credentials of - -

33
resolution concerning retrenchment and

economy and the tariff - 281, 288
remarks on the bill to indemnify Major

Gen. Jackson - . . 316, 321
Deaf, dumb, and blind, bill granting land to

the several Stales for the education of
the, and for the benefit of insane per-

sons - . • i - 304, 330
Debates and proceedings of Congress, bill to
provide for the publication of the, 292, 326

345, 354, 355, 366
remarks on, by—
Mr. Allen

358
Mr. Archer -

356
Mr. Bagby .

358
Mr. Bayard .

354
Mr. Benton
Mr. Berrien

358
Mr. Buchanan,
Mr. Calhoun
Mr. Crittenden
Mr. Henderson
Mr. King .
Mr. McRoberts
Mr. Morehead
Mr. Sevier -
Mr. Smith of Connecticut
Mr. T'appan -

357
Mr. Walker,

358
Mr. Woodbridge

357
Mr. Woodbury, 355, 356, 357, 358

Mr. Wright : 354, 355, 356, 357
Debts, State, the assumption of, resolutions, &c.,

concerning the . 70, 74, 81, 293
communication from the President of

the United States concerning
remarks on the several resolutions of

Messrs. McDuffie, Bayard, Allen,
Rives, Merrick, and Walker, con-

cerning - 293, 299, 315, 326
remarks on, by-

Mr. Allen, 293, 295, 296, 306, 313
Mr. Archer .

327
Mr. Bagby -

307
Mr. Barrow .

326
Mr. Bayard .

326
Mr. Berrien -

314
Mr. Buchanan

306
Mr. Calhoun -

308
Mr. Crittenden

311
Mr. Conrad -
Mr. Cuthbert -

308
Mr. Graham -

- 306
Mr. Henderson

- 294
Mr. King -

294, 299
Mr. McDuffie -

312, 313
Mr. Merrick - 293, 294, 300 313, 326
Mr. Miller . .

, 294
Mr. Rives - 293, 29 304, 305
Mr. Walker, 294, 304, 307, 313, 314, 315

326
Mr. Woodbury •

- 293
Mr. Wright -

- 294
DeKalb, Maj. Gen. Baron, deceased, bill for

the relief of the legal representatives
of .
.

- 370
Detroit, Michigan, joint resolution in relation

to certain properly purchased for the

United States in the city of - 377, 383
District of Columbia. (See Banks—Infants

Imprisonment for debt.)
bills reported from the Committee on the, 141

148, 169, 226, 267, 275
ll Distribution to the States, concerning · · 157
Docks, floating or dry, debale concerning the

erection of a, at New York, 322, 327, 328

- 244

- 246

302

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Fillebrown, Thomas, bill for the relief of - 89
Fine. (See Jackson.)
Finance, Committee on, bills reported from

the, 79, 111, 118, 127, 141, 147, 166, 229
238, 244, 251, 292, 304, 320, 325, 340

'350, 362, 371, 377, 387
reports from the -

•' 325, 326
Florida militia. (See Claims.)

bill making appropriations for the com-

pletion of the public buildings in . 371
Foreign Relations, Committee on, bills reported

from - 100, 206, 275, 326, 363, 371
resolution instructing the · - 104
reports from ·

- - 206
Fort Gibson, concerning an appropriation for 364
Fortifications, bill making appropriations for

certain - - - - 340, 364
Frank, bill to authorize the chief clerk to the

Secretary of State to frank official doc-
uments

- - - - 252
Franking privilege, petitions and resolutions of

the State Legislatures on the subject
and the bill to correct the abuse and
to regulate the use of the, 111, 133, 157

192,' 364
Fremont, Lient., bis expedition to the Rocky

Mountains, and Mr. Linn's remarks
upon - .

- . 389
Fulton, Robert, bill for the relief of the heirs of, 280

320
Fulton, W. S., of Arkansas, 40, 41, 45, 46, 50
54, 63, 74, 112, 127, 133, 148, 153, 162

261, 262
remarks on the Oregon bill . : 105

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201, 206. 920 261

162 175, 181, 186: 1 152
276 281 300, 261, 263, 264' *: 198

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bills reported from the 1

961. 362, 276

320

360

Illinois, bill authorizing the sale of school || Kerr, John Leeds, of Maryland-
Galena, Illinois, bill to establish a port of entry

lands in - 104, 118, 153, 158

211, 226, 238, 251, 252, 275, 276, 354
at • • . . 229, 267 Illinois and Michigan Canal, bill granting an

? 363, 382, 390
Georgia, resolutions of the Legislature of, con-

additional quantity of land to the State

resolution submitted by - 2 37
demnatory of the political course of

of Minois to aid in the completion of, 370

bis eulogy on ibe life and character of
Mr. Berrien, discussed - - 377 Imprisonment for debt in the Districi or Colum-

Mr. Williams, a deceased represent-
Georgetown College, in the District of Colum-

bia, bill to amend the law relating 10, 292

ative from Maryland -

37
bia, a bill to incorporate the. 267, 299

353, 362, 365 King, William R., of Alabama, 1, 31, 33, 38
Graham, W. A., of North Carolina, 38, 41, 45 Independent treasury, concerning . . 220

45, 50, 63, 69, 70, 84, 88, 89, 95, 104
'46, 63, 104, 118, 128, 133, 152, 157 Indians, the bill for the relief of the Stock-

112, 127, 128, 133, 142, 148, 149, 152
161, 174, 181, 201, 206, 212, 233, 252

bridge tribe of, in the Territory of
253, 261, 262, 264, 267, 275, 276, 293
Wisconsin - . - - 377

267, 275
315, 320, 327, 330, 340, 353, 365, 376
the bill repealing a portion of the act

276, 281, 287, 288, 299, 315, 321. 322
377, 382
making appropriations for the tempo.

340, 341, 353, 354, 363, 364, 365, 371
resolutions submitted by
rary support of certain destitute Kic.

| 377, 379, 380, 381, 382, 387
remarks on the bankrupt bill.

kapoo -

- 362 resolution by -
remarks concerning a rule to regulate
concerning the sale of lands acquired

remarks on the rule to regulate legisla-
legislation on claims.

50, 51
from the Wyandott, and an appropri.

tion on claims
remarks on the bill to indempify Major

ation to satisfy treaty stipulations with

remarks on the bankrupt act,
General Jackson - . 316, 321

them • ..

363, 370, 390
on the bill to revive the act of July,

Cherokee. (See Awards-Lands.)

** remarks concerning a proposed distri-
1838, allowing pensions to the widows Indian appropriation bill-

340, 363 ü bution of the catalogues of the libra.
of officers and soldiers of the Revolu Indian Affairs, calls on the Commissioner of,

ry of Congress
tion - - -

- 388
by resolution -

· 104

remarks on the Oregon bill, 74, 105, 239
(See Debts.)
bills reported from the Committee on - 84

remarks on the joint resolution estaba
Grand Gulf Railroad and Banking Company,

lishivg agencies for the inspection and
bill for the relief of the, 89, 147, 206,
reports from the Committee on - 100,

purchase of water-rotted hemp, 226, 227

remarks on the proposition to print the
Greensburg land district, bill explanatory of

resolutions of instruction to the Com-

report of the Judiciary Committee on
the act in relation to the - 292, 296

mittee on

. - 237

the bankrupt law • . - 238
H.
Infants, bill to provide for the sale of real es-

remarks on the army appropriation bill, 268
Habersham, Richard W., of Georgia, death of,

late of, in the District of Columbia - 275

- remarks on the bill io indemnify Major
and eulogy on
62

372
General Jackson -

- 316
Harbors. (See Commerce.)
Iowa. (See Militia.)

remarks concerning the warehousing
Harrison, Major Thomas B., bill for the relief Insolvent debtors of the United States, bill to

system
-

330
of . .

372
continue in force the several acts now

remarks on the bill reviving the act al-
Haywood, William H., jr., Senator elect from

in existence for the relief of, 104, 143, 149

lowing pensions to widows of the offi-
North Carolina, the credentials of - 287

354

cers and soldiers of the Revolution - 388
Hemp, water-rotted, petitions, &c., concerning, 63 Internal improvements in the State of Michi.

remarks concerning an appropriation to
75, 141, 266, 376
gan, bill to apply ceriain alternate

satisfy the stipulations of ihe treaty
joint resolution, agencies in Kentucky

sections of the public domain towards

with the Wyandott Indians - - 390
and Missouri for the inspection and

completing the, 169, 193, 354, 362

remarks on the proposition to give to
purchase of - 186, 226, 262, 263, 322 Iron, railroad, duties on - 238, 372, 393

the printers of the present Congress
remarks upon, by-

20 per cent. above the contract price
Mr. Tappan -
- 262 Jackson, Major General Andrew, petitions and

for executiog the public printing - 393
Mr. McDuffie -

262, 263

resolutions of State Legislatures con-
Mr. Bayard -

52, 263

cerning the fine on, by Judge Hall, 61, 63
Mr. Morebead

- 262

84, 104, 110, 127, 133, 226, 275, 345 Lafayette, the city of, in Louisiana, bill making
Mr. Crittenden

- 262
resolution calling for his letter to the

it a port of delivery .

377
Mr. Woodbury

262, 263

War Department concerning the dec Land claims in Missouri, private, bill for the
Mr. Bagby -
laration of martial law at New Or-

adjustment of .' 50, 161, 162, 341
Mr. Buchanan

- 263
leans - -

'. 275

in Mississippi, bill to confirm the, 79, 252
Mr. Benton -

- 263
reports of the minority and majority of

346
joint resolution to authorize the transla-

The Judiciary Committee concerning

bill to revive the act to enable claimants
tion of a pamphlet in the State De-
the fine - - - 141, 148

to land within the limits of Missouri
partment on the culture and prepara-
bill to indemnify, for the fine of $1,000,

and Territory of Arkansas 10 institute
tion of . - - - - 372
imposed on him by Judge Hall, of

snits to try the validity of their claims,
Henderson, J., of Mississippi, 79, 89, 134, 143

and the act extending the provisions
149, 233, 261, 276, 322, 327, 336, 353

296, 299, 315, 321

of said act to claimants within Louis-
'363, 371, 381, 383 remarks concerning, by-

iana and Mississippi - - 354, 362
remarks on the bill to suppress private

Mr. Archer -

, 317

· Lands. (See Mineral lands.)
expresses on the mail routes, 212, 220, 229

Mr. Bagby -

bill to set aside certain reservations of,
remarks on the Oregon bill . - 239

Mr. Berrien .

on account of live oak in the south-
remarks on the bill to indemnify Major

Mr. Buchanan

316

east district of Louisiana - - 261
General Andrew Jackson - 316

Mr. Conrad .

321

in the States of Ohio and Michigan
(See Debates—Debts.)

Mr. Dayton -

316, 321

ceded by the Wyandott tribe of In-
Hermosa, concerning the slaves taken from on

Mr. Graham ·

316, 321

dians, bill providing for the sale of - 370
board the - -

Mr. Henderson
316

390
Holt, Charles, a bill to refund to, a fine imposed

Mr. Linn, 299, 301, 315, 316, 317, 321 Land patents. (See Patents.)
on him under the sedition law - 326

Mr. McRoberts

- 301 Land fax. (See Illinois.)
Horses and other property lost in the military

Mr. Miller .

Land Office. (See Commissioner of the Gen-
service of the United Stales, the bill Jenkins, Charles J., and W. W. Mann, as-

eral.)
to continue in force the act for the pay-

signees of John McKinne, bill for the Lead mines, bill proposing to rent the United
ment of .

372
relief of - - - - 321

States -

.83
Hudson river, concerning an appropriation for Judges of the Supreme Court, proposed change Library, the Committee on the, bills reported
the improvement of
in the mode of appointment of, 39, 41

trom • • -73, 127, 292, 363
Huntington, J. W., of Connecticut, 30, 33, 38, 45

Light-house in the harbor of Chicago, bill ma-
°50, 62, 63, 65, 75, 79, 85, 88, 89, 99 Jallicial system of the United States, bill to es-

king an appropriation to rebuild the 83
106, 112, 113, 133, 147, 149, 157, 161

tablish the - .

Linn, L. F., of Missouri, 40, 41, 45, 50, 54, 61
164, 166, 169, 180, 185, 194, 198, 201 Judiciary Committee, bills reported from the, - 63

63, 70, 75, 79, 84, 85, 88, 94, 100, 104
205, 206, 219, 220, 222, 229, 233, 240
'85, 104, 127, 133, 141, 148, 152, 157

106, 142, 161, 162, 169, 181, 185, 211
243, 252, 261, 266, 267, 275, 276, 280
166, 180, 181, 192, 198, 206, 226, 244

212, 220, 227, 233, 240, 267, 280, 282
281, 287, 299, 315, 321, 330, 341, 342
267, 276, 326, 331, 341, 354, 363, 365

287, 288, 289, 296, 311, 313, 315, 321
345, 354, 371, 372, 376, 381, 382, 387

371

* 345, 371, 376, 379, 383
390
resolutions of instruction to the - - 262

The credentials of
resolutions by . 104, 127, 133, 205

reports from the - - 141, 148, 267 resolutions by, 54, 70, 74, 104, 262, 377
remarks on the bill to suppress private

report in the case of General Jackson · 141
expresses on mail routes - 234, 252

remarks on the bill to regulate legisla-
remarks on the bankrupt bill - - 346 ||
Kendall, Amos, resolutions of State Legisla-

tion on claims -
remarks on the warehousing system, 330, 331

tures, and petitions concerning the im-

remarks on the Oregon bill, 74, 99, 100
remarks on the Oregon bill . • 194

prisonment of, under the judgment

104, 105, 112, 121, 134, 153, 186, 201
obtained by Stockton & Stokes, 157, 219

206, 222, 227, 239, 240, 244
Illinois, bill declaring assent to the State of,

226, 237, 243, 275, 304, 353, 376

remarks on the proposition to print the
to tax lands sold by the United States, 8A || Kerr, John Leeds, of Maryland, 30, 33, 36, 45

report on the subject of the fine on
119, 153 |
49, 133, 141, 157, 160, 162, 180, 186

General Jackson - . 148, 149

263

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