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Senate Journal 1837 (30-318514-P056B.pdf)


Petition of Ira D. Bugbee and others, praying to be incorporated for the purpose of quarrying Stone in Biddeford -- read and referred to the Committee on Manufactures.

Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Peol Toma and others, Indians of the Penobscot Tribe, praying for the distribution of the funds of said tribe, now under the control of the State -- read and referred to the Committee on State Lands, in concurrence.

Petition of the Merchants Bank in Portland, praying for increase of Capital Stock -- read and referred to the Committee on Banks and Banking, in concurrence.

Petition of Samuel Morrell and others, of Oxford County, praying for the passage of an Act requiring sleighs to be so constructed that the left hand runner shall follow the horse -- read and referred to the Committee on Roads and Bridges in concurrence.

Remonstrance of Joel Howe and others, against the petition of William H. Morse and others for a sluiceway -- read and referred to the Committee on Interior Waters, in concurrence.

Petition of Noah Rideout and others, ---"--- of Sewall Lake and others, ---"--- of Barney S. Hill and others, praying that Ellsworth may be made the

of Bucksport.

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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