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House Journal 1833 (30-318948-P008A.pdf)


[left column] Howland Brewer Hermore[?] Levant Dooers Dexter Bangor

[right column] William R. Mellen Theophilus Nickerson William Palton Ebenezer S. Piper Gidcow Robinson Isaac Smith John Wilkins

[underlined]County of Waldo. [left column]Camden Knox Frankfort Hope Lincolnville Monroe Liberty Swanville Prospect Freedom Montville Belfast

[right column] Nathaniel C. Estabrooks John Haskell Amos Hall Asa Harrington Joseph Miller Holton Manson Stephen Prescott. Josiah Staples David Swett John True Moses True James U Webster.

The Convention was called to order by Mr. Hobbs of of[sic] Waterborough, and Mr. Smith of Westbrook was requested to officiate as Chairman.

A Committee consisting of Messrs McCrate of Nobleborough, Magoun of Bath, Bartlett of Garland, Clark of Winthrop and Pierce of Portland, was appointed to examine the credentials of Members and ascertain if a quorum be present, who attended to the duty assigned them and reported as follows; The Committee appointed to receive to receive[sic] and examine the credentials of Members and ascertain if a quorum of Members be present, have attended to that duty and beg leave to report - that one hundred and seventy individuals presenting

Description: The journal of the House of Representatives documents the proceedings in the chamber, including actions taken on bills, petitions and reports from committees read, and votes taken. The journals are not transcripts and therefore do not include floor speeches that are found in the modern Legislative Records.

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Language: English

Date: 1833

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