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LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR, TRANSMITTING THE CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN THE WAR DEPARTMENT AND THE COMMANDING OFFICER IN FLORIDA, SINCE THE 1ST OF JANUARY LAST

By: House of Representatives

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1842

Seller ID: 005852

Condition: Good+


Correspondence -- Secretary of War and Commanding Officer in Florida. 27th Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Doc. No. 262. Referred to the Committee on Military Affairs, July 7, 1842. 46 pp. Large foldout chart of expenditures. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains along spine. Browning and foxing throughout pages, but text is easily legible. Document in Good+ condition. View more info

CASE OF JUDGE WATROUS

By: House of Representatives

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1858

Seller ID: 005855

Condition: Very Good


35th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Report No. 548. Ordered to be printed, and its further consideration postponed to Wednesday next - June 7, 1858. Views of a Minority of the Committee. "The Committee on the Judiciary, to whom were referred the petitions of Eliphas Spencer and Jacob Mussina, for the impeachment of John C. Watrous, United States district judge for the district of Texas, have had the same under consideration, and the undersigned h... View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR, TRANSMITTING TO THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES THE REPORT OF THE BOARD OF ENGINEERS ON SECURITY OF THE NAVIGATION OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER

By: House of Representatives

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1877

Seller ID: 005859

Condition: Very Good


Navigation of the Mississippi River. Report from War Department with information about making the Mississippi River more secure for rafts of logs and timber. 44th Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No. 41. Referred to the Committee on Commerce and ordered to be printed, February 21, 1877. 67 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains on spine. Some light chipping to page edges, and some browning, but text is easily legible. ... View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR, IN REPLY TO A RESOLUTION OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, OF 31st ULTIMO, IN RELATION TO A SURVEY OF THE ISLAND OF NANTUCKET, &c

By: House of Representatives

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Gales & Seaton: 1826

Seller ID: 005862

Condition: Very Good-


Survey at Nantucket. 19th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, War Department, Doc. No. 72. Read, and laid upon the table, February 6, 1826. Reported to the House "for the purpose of making a harbor there, for the protection of ships, and for the purpose of projecting a system of defence..." 2 pages. Disbound government document. Light dampstain on top corner that spread over half of document, else clean and sharp. Text easily legible. No foxin... View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR, IN REPLY TO A RESOLUTION OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, OF THE 31st ULTIMO, IN RELATION TO THE SURVEY FOR A CANAL ROUTE BETWEEN BUZZARD'S AND BARNSTABLE BAY

By: House of Representatives

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, Gales & Seaton: 1826

Seller ID: 005866

Condition: Good+


Buzzard's and Barnstable Bay Canal. 19th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, War Department, Doc. No. 77. Read, and laid upon the table. February 7, 1826. Message from 11th U.S. Secretary of War James Barbour to the 11th and 14th Speaker of the House John W. Taylor. 2 pp. Disbound government document. Light stains and browning throughout the document, but text is easily legible. Document in Good+ condition. View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR AD INTERIM, TRANSMITTING A COMMUNICATION FROM THE QUARTERMASTER GENERAL, SUBMITTING PLAN AND ESTIMATE FOR REPAIR OF THE WHARF AT SCHUYLKILL ARSENAL, PENNSYLVANIA

By: House of Representatives

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1867

Seller ID: 005867

Condition: Very Good


Schuylkill Arsenal. 40th Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No. 10. Referred to the Committee on Military Affairs and ordered to be printed. December 3, 1967. Message sent from Secretary of War ad interim U.S. Grant to Speaker of the House of Representatives Schuyler Colfax. 7 pp. Three fold-out maps depicting the plan of the Schuylkill U.S. Arsenal in Philadelphia and its extension into the wharf into the Schuylkill River. Disbound governmen... View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY, TRANSMITTING INFORMATION UPON THE SUBJECT OF EXECUTING THE LAW FOR BUILDING LIGHT-HOUSES, BOUYS, &c.

By: House of Representatives

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Thomas Allen, Print: 1837

Seller ID: 005873

Condition: Very Good


Light-houses, Buoys, &c. 25th Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Treasury Department, Doc. No. 27. Referred to the Committee on Commerce, December 14, 1837. "...making appropriations for building light-houses, light-boats, beacon-lights, buoys, and dolphins..." describing work approved and rejected in Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, So... View more info

CONDITION OF THE LIGHT-HOUSES ON THE EASTERN COAST

By: House of Representatives

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1843

Seller ID: 005874

Condition: Very Good-


27th Congress, 3d Session, House of Representatives, Rep. No. 282. Read, and laid upon the table, March 2, 1843. "...reports made by the superintendents of light-houses in Maine and Massachusetts during the last summer..." 33 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains on spine. Creases along spine edge. Foxing/browning to pages, but text is easily legible. Document in VG- condition. View more info

CATLIN'S INDIAN GALLERY

By: House of Representatives

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, Ritchie & Heiss: 1846

Seller ID: 005956

Condition: Very Good -


29th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Rep. No. 806. Read, and laid upon the table. July 24, 1846. "The Joint Committee on the Library, to whom was referred the memorial of Mr. Catlin, for the purchase of his gallery of Indian collections and paintings, and also the memorial of American artists abroad, and of American citizens resident in London..." Catlin's Indian Gallery, which is housed at the Smithsonian Institute American Art Museum, is re... View more info

MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO THE TWO HOUSES OF CONGRESS AT THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE FIRST SESSION OF THE THIRTY-SIXTH CONGRESS

By: House of Representatives

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, George W. Bowman, Printer: 1860

Seller ID: 006004

Condition: Good +


Abridged in One Volume. 36th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. February 27, 1869.--Resolved, That there be printed, for the use of the House, twenty-five thousand copies of the Message of the President of the United States, with the Reports proper of the Heads of Departments and Chiefs of Bureaus connected therewith, omitting the statistical matters and details accompanying said reports. Resolved further, That there be printed in addition, for ... View more info

MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, TO THE TWO HOUSES OF CONGRESS, AT THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE FIRST SESSION OF THE THIRTY-SECOND CONGRESS: PART I

By: House of Representatives

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Washington, A. Boyd Hamilton: 1851

Seller ID: 006007

Condition: Good


32d Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No. 2. December 2, 1851. Read, and committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union, and fifteen thousand extra copies, with the accompanying documents, ordered to be printed. From President Millard Fillmore and accompanying documents. Brown cloth covers with blindstamp of E Pluribus Unum stamp and filigree, gilt lettering and U.S. House of Representatives stamp on spine. 469 pp. C... View more info

LETTER FROM THE ACTING SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR, RELATIVE TO THE BURLINGTON AND MISSOURI RIVER RAILROAD IN NEBRASKA

By: House of Representatives

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1874

Seller ID: 006118

Condition: Very Good


Burlington and Missouri River Railroad. 43D Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No. 13. December 10, 1874---Referred to the Committee on the Public Lands and ordered to be printed. 11 pp. Disbound government document. Creases and residue along spine edge. Top of pages along spine are starting to separate, but document still intact. Light browning and foxing to pages. Document in VG condition. View more info

JOHN H. REILY, ADMINISTRATOR OF WILLIAM REILY

By: House of Representatives

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1860

Seller ID: 006139

Condition: Very Good


36th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Rep. C.C. No. 235. February 11, 1860. Reported from the Court of Claims; committed to a Committee of the Whole House, and ordered to be printed. References within document to John Hancock and George Washington. 69 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains on spine. Ink from stamp on top page edge. Light browning/foxing to pages, but text is unaffected. Document in VG condition. View more info

KANSAS CONSTITUTION

By: House of Representatives

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1858

Seller ID: 006150

Condition: Very Good


35th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Report No. 377. May 11, 1858 -- Ordered to be printed. ..."'concerning the constitution framed at Lecompton, in the Territory of Kansas, by a convention of delegates thereof, and the papers accompanying the same,' with instructions 'to inquire into all the facts connected with the formation of said constitution, and the laws under which the same originated; and into all such facts and proceedings as have transpi... View more info

CHANGE CUMBERLAND ROAD (TO ACCOMAPNY BILL H.R. NO. 370)

By: House of Representatives

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, Blair & Rives, Printers: 1836

Seller ID: 006153

Condition: Good+


4th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Rep. No. 367. February 19, 1836. "The Committee on Roads and Canals, to which was referred the subject of a change of the National Road between the towns of Springfield, in the State of Ohio, and Richmond, in the State of Indiana, have had the same under consideration, and beg leave to report: That, in the opinion of the committee, it is expedient to change the location of the road between the two points above me... View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY, TRANSMITTING, IN OBEDIENCE TO A RESOLUTION OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, OF THE 31ST ULTIMO, INFORMATION IN RELATION TO THE ILLICIT INTRODUCTION OF SLAVES INTO THE UNITED STATES

By: House of Representatives

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Washington, Gales & Seaton: 1820

Seller ID: 006156

Condition: Very Good


With a Statement of the Measures Which Have Been Taken to Prevent the Same. Doc. No 42. January 13, 1820. Read, and ordered to lie on the table. 12 pp. Stiff gray paper covers. Light rubbing to edges, creasing to spine edge. Document is browning and has foxing from age, but text is easily legible. Uncut edge to title page. Document in VG condition. Important people mentioned within document include Secretary of the Treasury Wm. H. Crawford; Speaker of the House... View more info

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE REPORTS 1-80, 18TH CONGRESS, 1ST SESSION, 1823-24: VOLUME I

By: House of Representatives

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office:

Seller ID: 006189

Condition: Very Good-


From the Library of the House of Representatives. Reports include: Of the Committee on Elections on the petition of Parmenio Adams, contesting the election of Isaac Wilson; Of the Committee on the Public Lands upon the subject of continuing in force the provisions of the "Act for the relief of the purchasers of public lands prior to the 1st July, 1820"; Of the select committee to whom was referred the Message of the President of the United States, in relation to... View more info

REPORT OF MR. KENNEDY, OF MARYLAND, FROM THE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE UNITED STATES, ON THE MEMORIAL OF THE FRIENDS OF AFRICAN COLONIZATION, ASSEMBLED IN CONVENTION IN THE CITY OF WASHINGTON, MAY, 1842.

By: House of Representatives

Price: $215.00

Publisher: Washington, Gales and Seaton: 1843

Seller ID: 006253

Condition: Good


To Which is Appended, a Collection of the Most Interesting Papers on the Subject of African Colonization, and the Commerce, Etc., of Western Africa, Together with all the Diplomatic Correspondence Between the United States and Great Britain, on the Subject of the African Slave Trade. African Colonization -- Slave Trade -- Commerce. 27th Congress, 3d Session, House of Representatives, Rep. No. 283. February 28, 1843. Printed by Order of the House of Representatives. 1088 ... View more info

JOURNAL OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE UNITED STATES: BEING THE FIRST SESSION OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH CONGRESS, BEGUN AND HELD AT THE CITY OF WASHINGTON, SEPTEMBER 4, 1837, AND IN THE SIXTY-SECOND YEAR OF THE INDEPENDENCE OF THE UNITED STATES

By: House of Representatives

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Washington, Thomas Allen, Print: 1837

Seller ID: 006557

Condition: Good


"Begun and held at the Capitol, in the City of Washington, in the Territory of Columbia, on Monday, the fourth day of September, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty-seven, being the FIRST SESSION of the TWENTY-FIFTH CONGRESS, held under the Constitution of Government of the United States. On which day, being the fixed by proclamation of the President of the United States (Martin Van Buren) of the 15th of May, 1837, for the meeting of Congre... View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR AD INTERUM, TRANSMITTING A STATEMENT OF THE SETTLEMENT OF THE ACCOUNTS OF THE COLORADO MILITIA FOR 1864 AND 1865

By: House of Representatives

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1867

Seller ID: 006622

Condition: Very Good


Colorado Militia. 40th Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No. 7. December 3, 1867 -- Referred to the Committee on Military Affairs and ordered to be printed. 23 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book and some creasing along spine edge. Light browning to page edges, otherwise clean. Document in VG condition. View more info