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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P070A.pdf)

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Petition of Edward Smith and others, praying for a Rail Road from New Hampshire line to Bangor - read and referred to the Committee on Rail Roads and Canals. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Samuel Weston and sundry inhabitants of Milburn, praying that the name of said town may be changed to "Skowhegan" - read and referred to a Joint Select Committee, consisting on the part of the Senate of Messrs. Johnson, Severance and Allen with such as the House may join. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred and Messrs. Tuttle, Russell, Lee, Thwing and Smith of Vinalhaven were joined.

Petition of Moses Greenwood and others in behalf of the petition of Moses Mason Jr. and others for a Canal from the Androscoggin River to Songo Pond - read and referred to the Committee on Rail Roads and Canals. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Moses Mason Jr and others, praying for a Canal from Androscoggin River to Songo Pond; -"- of John Gardiner and others, praying for a Rail Road from Hallowell Quarries to Kennebec River; -"- of Daniel Lane and others, praying for a Rail Road from Belfast to Gardiner; -"- of Joseph Granger and others, praying for a Rail Road from Baring to Bog

Description: The journal of the Senate 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: 1836

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