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Senate Journal 1837 (30-318514-P074B.pdf)


aid of John Bennock and others, praying for an extension of the Penobscot River Rail Road Charter: Petition of Neal D. Shaw and others, of the St. Croix River Company, praying for an extension of time to complete their work contemplated in their Charter; also for an increase of tolls and a modification of their Charter; -"- of George Downs and others, praying that the time for completing the Maqurawock and Schoodic Canal may be extended one year from the time mentioned in their charter - severally read and referred to the Committee on Rail Road and Canals, in concurrence.

Petition of Sewall Watson of Castine, praying that three fourths of the sum paid by him as a duty on his commission for Sheriff of Hancock County be paid him with interest - read and referred to the Committee on Claims, in concurrence.

Petition of Capt. Peol Molley and others, Indians of the Penobscot Tribe, praying to have their lands divided among them read and referred to the Committee on State Lands, in concurrence.

Petition of Thomas Smith, Secretary of the East Somerset County Agricultural Society praying for an extension of the Act for the encouragement of Agriculture - read

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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