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8 edition of Retrocession act of 1846 ... found in the catalog.

Retrocession act of 1846 ...

Letter from Hannis Taylor to Thomas H. Carter ... rendering an opinion as to the constitutionality of the act ...

by Hannis Taylor

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (D.C.),
  • Alexandria (Va.),
  • United States,
  • Arlington County (Va.)
    • Subjects:
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Area,
    • Alexandria (Va.) -- History,
    • United States -- Capital and capitol,
    • Arlington County (Va.) -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Series[U.S.] 61st Cong., 2nd sess. Senate. Doc., 286
      ContributionsUnited States. 61st Cong., 2d sess., 1909-1910. Senate.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF195 .T24
      The Physical Object
      Pagination26 p.
      Number of Pages26
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6526493M
      LC Control Number10035090
      OCLC/WorldCa8227535


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About the PublisherAuthor: Hannis Taylor. The Virginia General Assembly made the first move toward final action in February when it passed a retrocession bill. Three weeks after that, the House Committee on the District, the Congressional body that essentially governed D.C., approved the Retrocession Act and sent it to the House floor for a vote.

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