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Senate Journal 1837 (30-318514-P048B.pdf)


Friday. January 20, 1837.

The Land Agent's report was taken up and referred to the Committee on State Lands. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Mr Mildram, from the Committee on Interior Waters, reported order of notion on petition of David Burlank and others - read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Order from the House of Representatives, instructing the Committee on State Roads to enquire into the expediency of making an appropriation towards altering and repairing the Canada Road through the Bingham Purchase read and passed in concurrence.

Petition of Harrison Hawes and Mary Ann Hawes, praying to have their bands of matrimony dissolved, read and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, in concurrence.

Petition of the Trustees of Freedom Academy, praying for a donation of public land - read and referred to the Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions in concurrence.

Petition of Charles Calkins and others, praying for leave to build a bridge across the eastern branch of the St. Croix River at Clarks

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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