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ACTS OF THE FOURTEENTH CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES, PASSED AT THE FIRST SESSION... JAMES MADISON PRESIDENT.
[Laws - United States].
ACTS OF THE FOURTEENTH CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES, PASSED AT THE FIRST SESSION... JAMES MADISON PRESIDENT.
Washington: 1816.

197 pages. 8vo, original blue wrappers; white paper spine; a full, uncut copy. On front wrappers is written "Clerk, Sup. Jud. Court. Washington."

An interesting series of laws, starting with "An act to authorize the president of the United States, to lease for the term therein mentioned, the new building on capitol hill, with the appurtenances, for the better accommodation of congress." (1915). Also included are: "An act to incorporate the subscribers to the Bank of the U. States.", "An act to enable the people of the Indiana Territory to form a constitution and state government, and for the admission of such state into the Union on an equal footing with the original states." and "An act to authorize the survey of two millions of acres of the public lands... in the territory of Michigan, as military bounty lands." The work concludes with the texts of fifteen treaties signed with various Indian tribes.


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ACTS PASSED AT THE FIRST SESSION OF THE FIFTEENTH CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES.
[Laws - United States].
ACTS PASSED AT THE FIRST SESSION OF THE FIFTEENTH CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES.
Washington: 1818.

191 pages. 8vo, original blue wrappers; paper spine mostly lacking; a large, uncut copy. On front wrapper is written "Clerk, Sup. Jud. Court. Washington. 1818."

Includes: a resolution for the admission of the state of Mississippi into the Union; an act to establish the flag of the United States; an act authorizing the President to occupy West Florida, west of the Perdido River, and additions to the Slave act of 1808, "It shall not be lawful to bring Negroes, mulattos, &c. into the United States, from a foreign place, in any manner whatever, with intent to hold them as slaves..." American Imprints 45924.


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RULES AND ORDERS TO BE OBSERVED IN THE SENATE OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS, FOR THE YEAR 1827-28.
RULES AND ORDERS TO BE OBSERVED IN THE SENATE OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS, FOR THE YEAR 1827-28.
Boston: Ture and Green, 1827.

36 pages. Sixteenmo (5 5/8 x 3 5/8 inches); blue wrappers.


An immaculate, interleaved copy. American Imprints, 1827. #29682.


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