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States, land to the States for certain purposes. (See bill S. 323.)
Stealy, John, leave to withdraw..
Steam boilers, report of the Commissioner of Patents, relative to patents for the

prevention of the explosion of
report of the Commissioner of Patents, relative to the explosion of
steam boilers for boats and railroads...

motion to print referred
report.....
ordered to be printed..
committee discharged, and again referred..

500 copies to bo furnished to the Commissioner...
documents submitted by Mr. Davis, of Massachusetts, relative to

the prevention of the explosion of steam boilers, to be printed.
Stephens, John L. (See Wm. H. Aspinwall.)
Sterling, citizens of, memorial relative to postage on letters and newspapers..
Sterrett, William C., petition ...

committee discharged, and again referred
Steuart, Adam D., petition referred....
Stevens & Ellison, and others, petition..
Stevenson, W. W., documents.
Stinson, Benjamin, petition
Stockbridge Indians, petition relative to their lands..

treaty with, injunction of secrecy removed from the pro-
ceedings of the Senate

yeas and nays. . ..
Stocks, United States, establishment of an office for the transfer of, in New York,

resolution by Mr. Dickinson

report of the Secretary of the Treasury.
Stockton, Commodore, despatches of, relative to the naval and military operations

in California, resolution by Mr. Westcott..

report of the Secretary of the Navy.
Stokely, Captain Nehemiah, heirs of. (See bill H. R. 496.)
Storer, Commodore G. W., 'despatches from the United States minister at Rio

de Janeiro, in relation to, resolution by Mr. Clarke

message from the President
Stout, Isabella, heir-at-law of James Samson, petition referred...
Sturgeon, Hon. Daniel, attended .
Substitutes, extra pay and bounty land to. (See joint resolution S. R. 52.)
Sub-treasury act of August 6, 1846, designated depositaries appointed under,

resolution by Mr. Bright.....

report of the Secretary of the Treasury
Superior, Lake, land district, reduction of the price of the mineral lands in.

(See bills S. 487 and H. R 741.)
Supreme Court of the United States-

bill in addition to the act to regulate the exercise of appellate

jurisdiction by the Supreme Court. (See bill S. 384.)
decisions of the judges of the Supreme Court in the case of

“Smith vs. Turner,” and “ Norris vs. the city of Boston,"
to be printed

resolution by Mr. Webster.
resolution by Mr. Foote

yeas and nays
Survey, joint resolution for a geological survey in detail. (See joint resolution

S. Ř. 71.)
Surveyor General of Arkansas, resolution of the Legislature of Arkånsas for the

continuance of the office of .
Sutton, Jesse. (See bill H. R. 498.)
Swearing, punishment for false swearing in certain cases. (See bill H. R. 211.)
Syracuse, New York, proceedings of a meeting of citizens, for tlie abolition of
the spirit ration in the navy, and corporeal punishment in the military and
naval service

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Talbot and others, Thomas. (See bill s. 45 )
Tampico mounted rangers. (See Lewis Morris )
Tariff of 1842, petition of citizens of mercer county, Pa., for

103

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72, 76

Þa.

107

Pa...

175, 199

Tariff of 1846, construction given to, in respect to duties on articles, upon the

exportation of which any foreign country pays a bounty, reso-

lution by Mr. Niles.....
report of the Secretary of the Treasury.

178
Tariff, President's message, so far as it relates to, referred.

67
'Tariff, petitions of citizens in relation to-
Columbia county, Pa....

53, 65, 107, 175
Berks county, Pa.

99
Schuylkill county, Pa..

65, 99, 107, 167, 178, 204
Lebanon county,

99
Dauphin county, Pa........

99
Elizabeth township...

99
Philadelphia county, Pa....

99, 168, 175
Philadelphia city.

107
Essex county, N. Y.....

107, 108
Lehigh county, Pa....

107, 175
Huntingdon county, Pa.

107
Union county, Pa..
Pennsylvania...

112, 112, 121, 126, 164, 232
Chester county, Pa...

154
Mifflin county, Pa.....

168
Luzerne county,

175
Montgomery county,
Pa.

175
Clarion county, Pa...
Blair county, Pa...

175
Lycoming county, Pa..

175
Mercer county, Pa...

103, 175
"Tatem, Henry, resolution for leave to withdraw

368, 369
Taylor, Zachary, declared to be elected President of the United States.

214
committee to inform, of his election

214, 217,

219
report

266
Taylor, Thomas M., petition

53
Taylor, Creed, (See bill S. 69.)
Taylor, Edward. (See bill H. R. 454.).
Taylor, Charles, petition...

185
Taylor, Maria, report and bill (see bill S. 468).

226
Taylor and others, Isaac W., report and bill (see bill S. 489).

293
Taylor, William W., injunction of secrecy removed from the proceedings of the
Senate on the nomination of.....

384
yeas and, nays

387
Teakle, Littleton D., adverse report concurred in, and committee discharged.... 56
Tee, William. (See bill H. R. 507.)
Tehuantepec, isthmus of, memorial of Wells & Co., and others, of New York,
for aid in constructing a railway across.

112
petition of P. A. Hargous, relative to a railroad across 186
memorial of Jesse E. Dow, relative to a road across.

225
Telegraph register. (See Astronomical Clock.)
Tennessee, citizens of, petition for a reduction of postage..

137
Tensaw river, right of way and land to Alabama and Florida for a railroad from

Montgomery to Pensacola, &c. (See bill S. 349 )
Territorial governments, petition of citizens of Pennsylvania for the adoption of
the ordinance of 1787, in the organization of ......

224, 255
Testimony, bill concerning: (See bill S. 20.).
Texas Legislature, resolutions for the establishment of military posts between the

Red river and the Rio Grande, committee discharged, and again referred..... 165
Texas, extension of the limits of
petition of citizens of Montgomery county, Pennsylvania, against......

107
claims of Texas to the territory acquired from Mexico, resolution of the
Legislature of New York.

140
yeas and nays

140
resolution of the Legislature of Rhode Island.

278
Texas, memorial of Ebenezer Allen and others, citizens of Texas, for a railroad
from the Rio Grande to the Pacific

146
United States district judge for, memorial of members of the bar of Gal.
veston for an increase of the salary of .

154
additional district court in. (See bill S. 93.)
and the adjacent Mexican States, report of the Secretary of War, show.
ing the operations of the army in..

278
ports and harbors of, survey and examination of. (See bill S. 432.)
map of, by J. De Cordova, resolution by Mr. Houston,...

147

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Thacker, Joel. (See bill H. R. 341.)
Thomas, David. (See bill H. R. 76.)
Thomason, Elisha. (See bill H. R. 189.)
Thompkins, Christopher, widow of. (See Martha Dameron )
Thompson, Charles, widow of. (See Emma C. B. Thompson.)
Thompson, Emma C. B., petition....

163
Thompson, Philip W. (See Henry C. Miller.)

1
Thompson, Samuel H., petition referred..

112
leave to withdraw..

223
Thompson, Mary W. (See bill H. R. 505.)
Thompson, Farley D., petition.

115
Thornton, Captain Presley, heirs and legal representatives of. (See bill H. R.

536.)
Ticonic, schooner. (See bill S. 211.)
Tift, Asa F., petition

69
(See bill S. 361.)
Tift, Annie, ship. (See bill S. 361.)
Timber reserved for naval purposes, preservation of. (See bill S. 142.)
Todd, Barnard, legal representatives of. (See bill H. R. 248.)
Toledo, Ohio, citizens of, petition for free trade with Canada in certain agricul-
tural products ..

209, 258
Toler, Jesse. (See bill S. 205.)
Tompkins, Nancy. (See bill H. R. 61.)
Tonawanda Indians, petition of citizeus of Rochester, New York, in behalf of,
adverse report concurred in .

56
Tonnage duty on Spanish vessels
resolution by Mr. Westcott......

55
report of the Secretary of the Treasury..

306
trading between the United States and Cuba, res-

olution by Mr. Westcott modified and agreed to 55
Topographical engineers, petition of James Crandal Lane against the employment
of, on works unconnected with the military service...

188
Topping, William H., petition...

167
Totten, Colonel Joseph G., communicating the memorial of Isaac S. K. Reeves.. 63
Towle, David. (See bill H. R. 554.)
Tracy, William, leave to withdraw..

60
Trader's Point, bill to authorize the laying off of a town at. (See bill S. 408.)
document.

200
Transport vessels, transfer of, from the War to the Navy Department. (See

joint resolution s. R. 58.)
Transportation for the United States squadron on the northwest coast, resolution
by Mr. Niles.

82
report of the Secretary of the Navy.

193
Treasurer of the United States, reports of
with statements of his accounts

49
with accounts from the Post Office Department.

62
ordered to be printed...

63
order to print reconsidered.

65
Treasury Department, report and resolution relative to Robert Mayo's work on. 189

(See joint resolution S. R. 57.)
resolution by Mr. Mangam for the purchase of Robert
Mayo's work on.

367
contracts made by, report of the Secretary of the Treasury

204
Assistant Secretary of the Treasury and Commissioner of

Customs for the Treasury Department. (See bill H.
R. 764.)
yeas and nays

317, 318, 318, 319, 319, 320
Treasury, Acting Secretary of, committee discharged from a report of, presented
December 29, 1847.....

281
Treasury, Secretary of the, reports of
state of the finances....

50
additional copies ordered to be printed, yeas and nays....

50
with the annual report of the superintendent of the coast survey.

52
expenditures and results of the coast survey....

215
number of vessels and persons employed in the coast survey, com-

municated by the President......
warehousing system

244
report of the superintendent of the coast survey relative to the sur-
vey of the coast of Florida.....

223

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Treasury, Secretary of the, reports of Continued.
referred

216
with annual report of the Commissioner of the General Land Office
extra copies ordered to be printed, &c....

209, 225
contracts made by the Treasury Department

204
concerning wreeks of American vessels
with a letter from the Commissioner of the General Land Office

enclosing the annual report of the surveyor general of Louisiana 82
annual cost of the coast survey communicated by the President....

87
with report of the superintendent of the coast survey on an applica-

tion of the galvanic circuit to an astronomical clock and tele.

graph register in determining local differences of longitudes... 106
designated depositaries, appointed under the sub-treasury act of
August 6, 1816....

138
with communication from the Commissioner of the General Land
Office relative to the mineral lands in Michigan.....

139
ordered to be printed.....

144
with report of the Register of the Treasury on commerce and navi-
tion

139
examination by T. 0. Edwards of the operation of the act to prevent
the importation of adulterated drugs and medicines...

140
relative to the invention of John B. Emerson, communicated by the
President.....

174
establishment of an office in New York for the transfer of United
States stocks, &c. . .

176
construction given to the tariff of 1846 in respect to duties on arti-

cles on which a bounty is paid by any country at the place of
exportation.

178
payments for miscellaneous claims, expenditures for disabled sea-
men, and from the marine hospital fund......

278
tonnage duty on Spanish vessels...

306
relative to additional rooms required for the War and Navy Depart-

ments and the expediency of purchasing Winder's building.... 306
Treasury, Assistant Secretary of the. (See bill H. R. 764.)
yeas and nays.

317, 318, 318, 319, 319, 320
Treat, Joseph, petition...

264
Treaties of reciprocity in navigation between the United States and other nations,
resolution by Mr. Clarke..

76
rescinded....
Treaties of commerce and navigation between the United States and other

nations, giving the vessels of those nations the right of trading be-
tween the United States and the rest of the world, in the productions
of every country, upon the same terms as American vessels, resolu-

tion by Mr. Clarke
message from the President.

271
Treaties of the United States, synoptical index to, resolution by Mr. Benton.

115, 119
Tredega Iron Company, petition....

188
Trenton, New Jersey, citizens of, petition for a reduction of postage, &c. ......

171
Tribon, Francis. (see bil] H. R. 550.)
Trinity church at St. Augustine, Florida, memorial of the warden and vestry of 75
Tropical plants, supplemental to the act of July 7, 1838, to encourage the intro-

duction and promote the cultivation of. (See bill H. R. 594.)
Trousdale, Cincinnatus, and John G. Connelly. (See bill S. 401.)
Troy, New York, citizens of, petition for a charter to Hartwell Carver and asso.
ciates for railroad to Oregon.

198
proceedings of a meeting of citizens of, for the abolition of the

spirit ration in the navy, and corporeal punishment in the
military and naval service.

198
petition of citizens of, for the abolition of the spirit ration in

the navy, and corporeal punishment in the military and
naval service.....

199
Tucker, Oliver, petition.....

232
Tucker, John, memorial referred...

66
Tucker, John, resolution of the Legislature of Florida for compensation to..... 133
Turkey, resolution by Mr. Clarke relative to the United States consular system
for Turkey, and violations of the laws of that empire by the United States con-

79
Turney, Hon. Hopkins L., attended....

351
motion to fix a time for the appointment of the standing committees.... 357

93, 98

93, 98

suls ...

Twiggs, Priscilla D., petition......

committee discharged
Tyler, Sarah, adverse report concurred in..

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102
159
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Underwood, Hon. Joseph R., attended

4, 351
presented the credentials of the Hon. Thomas Metcalfe....

154
resolutions submitted by—
board of commissioners to ascertain the quantity of appropriated

lands in California and New Mexico, and what disposition should
be made of the mineral lands ....

83
mail route from Russellville to Elkton, and Elkton to Madisonville 122
Union Bank of Florida. (See bill H. R. 569 )
Union county, Pennsylvania, citizens of, petition for an increase of duties on for.
eign manufactures ....

107
Union, dissolution of, petitions for
Joseph Treat...

264
citizens and females of Pennsylvania

264
United States, citizens of, petitions for a donation of the public lands to actual
settlers.

216
committee discharged .

280
United States stocks, establishment of an officer in New York for the transfer of,
resolution by Mr. Dickinson

51
report of the Secretary of the Treasury..

176
United States, map of. (See Colton's Map )
United States, l'emale inhabitants of, petitions relative to slavery.

109, 206
yeas and nays.

109
motion to reconsider

113
citizens of, petitions for the prohibition of intoxicating liquors in

167
citizens of, petitions for the prohibition of corporeal punishment in
the military and naval service....

167
citizens of, memorial for a military post in California, near the
gold region....

198
memorial for military escorts on the route to California, and a
military post near the gold region...

205, 220, 250
Upham, Hon. William, attended...

3, 350
credentials presented..

49
oath taken, &c.....

352
resolutions submitted by-
loaning field pieces to the Norwich University.....

129
mail route from Brattleboro', Vermont, to Whitehall, New York..... 143
Useful arts, bill (H. R. 102) to amend the acts to promote the progress of the,
memorial of Henry O'Reilly remonstrating against..

141
Utica, citizens of, petition for the aholition of the spirit ration in the navy ......

199

the navy

V.

Van Buren, M. E. (See W. W. Loring.)
Van Ness, Eugene, and John M. Brush, executors of Nehemiah Brush. (See bill

S. 237.)
Van Valkenburg, Bartholomew, resolution for leave to withdraw.....

363, 369
Ventilating Senate chamber, resolution by Mr. Walker, to pay John Skirving for 150, 360
Venue, bill to authorize the change of. (See bill S. 420.)
Vera Cruz, transportation of the mail from New Orleans to, in steam vessels.

(See joint resolution S. R. 44.)
Vermont, petitions of females of, relative to slavery........

265
Vermont, mail routes in, petitions of citizens of Orange county

75
resolution by Mr. Upham...

143
Vessels, conveyance of. (Sée bill H. R. 737.)
Vessels in distress, American, resolution in relation to foreign officers and seamen

who shall render relief to. (See joint resolution H. R. 57.),
Vessels, transport, resolution to transfer from the War to the Navy Department.

(See joint resolution S. R. 58.)
Vice President. (See President and Vice President, and Millard Fillmore.)

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