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Senate Journal 1837 (30-318514-P005B.pdf)


State of Maine.

Augusta. Wednesday, January 4. 1837.

This being the day designated by the Constitution of this State for the meeting of the Legislature thereof, the following Gentlemen having been elected by the People and summoned by the Governor and Council, appeared in the Senate Chamber, to wit: Mr Elijah Robinson, Fourth District -"- Josiah Staples, Fifth -"- -"- John R Redman, Sixth -"- -"- Tristram Redman, Seventh -"- -"- John C. Talbot, Eighth -"- Messrs. Jonathan Burr, Ebenezer Higgins Ninth -"-

The convention was called to order by Mr. Staples, on motion of whom, Mr. Robinson took the Chair.

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: 1837

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