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Chambers, Edmund H.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 8111).
Chambers, James S.
Petition for pension 1244.
Bill to increase pension (see bill H. R. 4317).
Chaplains. See ARMY.
Petition for compensation 1704. Census
Charleston, South Carolina Joint resolution to continue work on (see H. Res. 289, 322).
Bill making appropriation for harbor improvements (see bill s. Bill to further carry out act for taking (see bill H. R. 4843).
2625). Petitions to publish tobacco report of J. B. Killebrew in full in Charleston, West Virginia 2175, 2276.
Estimate of additional appropriation for public building at (H. Census Bureau
R. Ex. Doc. 185) 1290. Bill abolishing (see bill H. R. 8256).
Chase, John F. Joint resolution to abolish (see H. Res. 325) 1301.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 6904). Central America
Chattanooga, Tennessee Letter of Secretary of Navy relative to assistance rendered destitute American citizens in (H. R. Ex. Doc. 256) 2222.
Bill to erect public building at (see bill S. 1839) Central Missouri R. R.
Cheairo, Calvin Bills to allow them to bridge Mississippi River (see bills H. R.
Papers referred in House 265. 8265, 8287).
Chears, Calvin Chabot, Hclen
Petition referred to Court of Claims (H. R. REPORT 2643) 2247. Bill for relief (sec bill H. R. 7416).
Cheek, Laura M. Chace, Jonathan (a Representative from Rhode Island)
Bill to pension (see bill S. 2636).
Cherokees. See INDIANS.
Chesapeake and Ohio R. R.
Bill to allow extension at Fort Monroe (see bill S. 1212). Indian appropriation bill 927.
Cheyennes. Sec INDIANS. Petitions and papers presented by, from
Bill to erect public building at (see bill H. R. 3593).
Chicago, Freeport and Saint Paul Railroad
Bills to allow them to bridge Saint Croix River (see bills S. Indian appropriation bill 902, 924, 926, 927, 937.
2573; J. R. 8046). Internal-revenue taxes: repeal of 453.
Chicago Saint Paul and Saint Louis R. R. Treasury notes and silver certificates 260.
Bill to allow them to bridge Mississippi River (see bill S. 2061). Resolutions offered by Anthony, llenry B: on death of 907.
Child, 0. W. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Bills to authorize him to light navigable rivers by electricity
(see bills S. 2374; H. R. 7091). Chace, Jonathan (a Senator from Rhode Island)
Childs, Isaac II.
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7614).
Resolution in House to request payment for property seized by, Credentials presented 982.
referred 1016. Bills and joint resolutions introduced by
Chincoteague Bay, Virginia Woonsocket (R. I.) National Bank: for relief (see bills S. 2589,
Report of engineers on survey of (H. R. Ex. Doc. 107) 891. 2600) 1018, 1079.
Chinese Immigration Votes of See YEA AND VAY VOTES.
Bill to declare meaning of act restricting (see bill H. R. 7519). Chadbourne, Adeline E.
Report of Secretary of Treasury on regulations for restrictivg (H. Bill to pevsion (see bill S. 2568).
R. Ex. Doc. 214) 1163, 1291, 1596.
Chinese Indemnity Fund
Bills relative to (sce bills S. 678, 1271; H. R. 1004).
Bill to supplement act of 1878 relative to Caldera claims on (see Bill for relief (see bill II. R. 7755).
bill S. 1961). Chalmers, James Ronald (a Representative from Mississippi)
Chippewa River, Wisconsin Leave of absence granted to 370.
Bill to prevent overflows in (see bill H. R. 7792). Bills and joint resolutions introduced by
Cholera. See DISEASES. Mississippi: to restore republican form of government in (see bill H. R. 7669) 112.
Chorpenning, George Petitions and papers presented by, from
Petition of 681. Cheairo, Calvin: war claim 265.
Christian, W. H. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Petition to adjudicate claim 2573.
Christian, William E.
Claims-Continued. Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7991).
Report of Secretary of Treasury on supplemental list of claims Christian Brothers' College, Saint Louis
allowed under act of March 3, 1849 (S. Ex. Doc. 101) 2327,
2438. Bill for relief (see bill S. 2180).
Letter of Attorney-General relative to increasing appropriation Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 6881).
for defending suits against United States for (S. Ex. Doc. 18) Christie, William
465, 483. Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7777).
Clapp, George M. Papers withdrawn from files of House 188, 346.
Bill for relief (see bill S. 2614). Church of the Ascension, District of Columbia
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7932). Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7935).
Clardy, Martin Linn (a Representative from Missouri) Church Orphanage, District of Columbia
Appointed teller 1866. · Petition for appropriation 715.
Amendments offered by, to Cilley, C. A.
Interstate commerce: bill to regulate 532.
River and harbor appropriation bill 1866. Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 4356).
Bills and joint resolutions introduced by Cincinnati, Ohio
Adair, Elizabeth W: to pension (see bill H. R. 7929) 632. Resolution of House to investigate conduct of Lot Wright, United
Petitions and papers presented by, from States marshal in, passed 17, 20-25. Resolution of House to pay expenses of committee investigating Missouri, citizens of: for passage of educational bill 2059. conduct of Lot Wright, passed 372.
for passage Mexican war pension bill 266, 1928. Report of House committee on investigation of conduct of Lot Remarks by, on
Wright, United States marshal in (H. R. REPORT 2681) 2572. Interstate commerce 285, 532. Citizens' National Bank, Grand Forks, Dakota
Post-Office appropriation bill 1581.
River and harbor appropriation bill 1692, 1693, 1866. Bill to authorize change of name (see bill H. R. 7959).
Reports made by, from City Fire Insurance Company
Committee on Commerce Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7762).
Coosa River bridge (bill H. R. 8131; REPORT 2389) 1054.
Electric lights on navigable waters (bill H. R. 7894; REPORT Civil Expenses
22501) 609. Annual appropriation bill (see bill H. R. 8256).
Live-stock transportation (REPORT 2368) 987.
Steamship registration (REPORT 2611) 1845. Civil Service
Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Bill to prohibit removal of discharged soldiers and sailors from civil oflice (see bill H. R. 7518).
Bill for relief (see bill S. 2050).
Clark, George W.
Lills to increase pension (see bills H. R. 7723, 8033).
Petition of citizens of New Hampshire for pension to 876.
Clark, Ilcrrey E.
Pill for relief (see bill S. 2584).
Bill for relief (see bill II. R. 8025).
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 8156).
Clark, John C.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 3052). Annual report (H. R. Ex. Doc. 207) 15:25, 1541.
Clark, Joseph Claghorn, Jumes L.
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7908). Memorial of Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts relative to art Clark, Lizzie D. collection of (H. R. Mis. DOC. 10) 376.
Petition for relief 265. Claiborn, John II.
Clark, Nathan B. Bill for relief (see bill II. R. 1996).
Bill to promote on Navy retired-list (see bill H. R. 6824). Claims Bill to permit owners of vessels to sue United States for damages
Clark, Robert A. from collisions (see bill S. 1472).
Petition for relief 1546. Bill to allow suits against United States for (see bill S. 1577).
Papers referred in House 1612.
Clark, W. E.
in military service (see bills S. 246); H. R. 7778).
Clarke, Augustus P. bellion (see bills S. 2550; H. R. 7919).
Petition for arrears of pension 1546.
Clarke, Lizzie D.
(see bill H. R. 7352).
Bill to pension (see bill S. 2486).
Clarksburg, West Virginia
ing officers (H. R. Ex. Doc. 55) 446.
Attended 37. Annual report of claims allowed under exhausted appropriations Appointed teller on count of electoral vote 1500. (H. R. Ex. Doc. 153) 1056.
Leave of absence granted to 364, 1056.
Clift, Waterman Petitions and papers presented by, from
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7568). House of Representatives, pages of: for appropriation for salary Clift, William due 100.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 4688). Kentncky, citizens of: for passage Mexican war pension bill 2115.
Clinch, Duncan L. Parker, O. S: to increase pension 822.
Bill for relief (see bill S. 1911).
Petition for improvement of 620, 645.
Cline, Jeremiah Reports made by, from
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7886). Committee on Election of President and Vice-President
Electoral vote: resolution for counting, adopted 1037, 1053. Clinton River, Michigan Resolutions offered by
Report of engineers on survey of (H. R. Ex. Doc. 210) 1570. Cleveland and Hendricks: to appoint joint committee to notify of their election, adopted 1535.
Close, Ann E. S. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Petition for pension 913, 979. Clements, Alexander G. (heirs of)
Close, IVilliam Papers referred in House 346.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7925).
Cloud, A. II. (administrator)
Report of board on comparative merits of anthracite and bitaAttended 8.
minous coal for naval uses (S. Ex. Doc. 26) 559, 621. Bills and joint resolutions introduced by
Coal Lands. See PUBLIC LANDS.
Coan, John A.
Petition for compensation 1119.
Coast Defense. See FORTIFICATIONS; ORDNANCE.
Annual report of expenditures (H. R. Ex. Doc. 52) 363. Harper, E. A: war claim 1546.
Concurrent resolution to print annual report, passed 1079, 1260, Harper, Samuel: war claim 66.
1805. Hudgins, Floyd S: war claim 1190.
Memorial of American Association for Advancement of Sciences Lamkin, George W. F: to adjudicate claim 32,
to extend 4:22. Masteller, John A: war claim 1447. Moody, Elizabeth A. (administrator) war claim 1447.
Coasters' Harbor Island. See NAVAL OFFICERS' SCHOOL. Murdoch, David: war claim 1447.
Cobb, Thomas R. (a Representative from Indiana)
Appointed conferce on bill to forfeit Atlantic and Pacific Rail
road land grant 38, 764. Reports made by, from
Appointed conferee on bill to forfeit Oregon Central land grant Committee on Foreign Affairs
811. Reid, Sam C. (REPORT 2191) 579.
Bills and joint resolutions introduced by Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Parish, Caroline: for relief (see bill H. R. 7705) 251. Clendinnin, James
Motions and resolutions offered by Petition for relief 1071, 1143.
Mobile and Girard Railroad: to withdraw papers for relief of Papers referred in House 1191.
1862. Clephane and Boswell
Petitions and papers presented by, from Letter of Attorney-General relative to claim of (H. R. Ex. Doc. Indiana, citizens of: for passage Mexican war pension bill 266, 59) 445, 628.
1547. Papers withdrawn from files of House 2524.
Remarks by, on Clerk of House
Atlantic and Pacific Railroad land grant: conference report ou Annual report of expenditures by (H. R. Mis. Doc. 5) 32.
763. Letter relative to index of Southern claims (H. R. Mis. Doc. 12)
District of Columbia lots: sale of 2052.
Public land laws 2205, 2206.
Committee of conference
Atlantic and Pacific Railroad land grant (bill H. R. 7162) 763. Cleveland, Ohio
Oregon Central Railroad land grant (bill H. R. 181) 922.
Committee on Public Lands
Land titles (REPORT 2454) 1263.
Short Creek Lake (REPORT 2394) 1054. Cleveland, John L.
Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Petition for pension 389.
Cocheco River, New Hampshire
Report of engineers on improvement of 1871, 2277.
Cochran, 0. L.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 1566). Clift, Amos
Cocke, Theophilus J. Papers withdrawn from files of House 1295.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 8171).
Cockrell, Francis Marion (a Senator from Missouri)
Cockrell-Continued. Attended 1.
Reports made by, from Appointed conferee on bill relative to losses of property by troops Committee on Military Affairs 2127.
McPherson Post, G. A. R. (REPORT 909) 267. Appointed conferee on deficiency appropriation bill 2463.
Morris, Daniel (REPORT 1123) 1193. Appointed conferee on District of Columbia appropriation bill
North Carolina official letter-books (REPORT 993) 648. 1525.
Rager, George W. (REPORT 910) 267. Appointed conferee on fortification appropriation bill 2466.
Stewart, John H. (RHPORT 1566) 2437. Appointed conferee on legislative, executive, and judicial appro
Winfrey, Anderson (petition) 467. priation bill 2241, 2379, 2493.
Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 5902).
ing right of way to 353. Newton (Mass.) First National Bank: bill for relief 793.
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7907). Sundry civil appropriation bill 2133.
Cody, Matilda, and others
Petition for relief 646, 876.
Coe, Samuel B.
Bills to pension (see bills H. R. 8022, 8172).
Coeur d'Alene Lake, Idaho
Report of engineers on survey of (H. R. Ex. Doc. 178) 1221. Asper, Elizabeth F: to indefinitely postpone bill to pension 943. Coffey, James Collins, Geriah: to recommit bill to pension 1073.
Bill to pension (see bill S. 513).
Coffin, Nathaniel J.
Cogswell, Wilbur F.
Bill for relief (see bill S. 54).
Bill for relief of representatives (see bill H. R. 1824).
Coins and Coinage Missouri, citizens of: against ratification of Spanish treaty 300. to prepare code of procedure for United States courts
Bill to retire trade-dollar (see bill H. R. 4976). 1929.
petitions for bill 10, 134, 266, 743, 1034, 1049, 1051, 1119, 1164, Saint Louis Acadeiny of Sciences: to reduce duty on scientific
1192. books 560.
Bill to regulate (see bill H. R. 8240). Saint Louis Merchants’ Exchange: against ratification of Span
Bills to suspend coinage of silver dollar (see bills S. 2392; H. R. ish treaty 560.
7624, 8256). Saint Louis Trades and Labor Assembly: against importation of
petitions for bill 1546, 1612. foreign labor under contract 504.
Resolution in Senate declaratory against suspending coinage of Ziefle, George: to pension 560.
silver dollar 51, 238-249, 273-275, 276–279. Remarks by, on
Resolution in Senate for bill to suspend coinage of silver dollars
2283. Admission of Dakota 185.
Joint resolution for negotiating with foreign governments to seAgricultural Report 2280.
cure free coinage of silver (see S. R. 135). Bond, James: pension to 2069, 2070.
Letter of Secretary of Treasury relative to transportation and Charge of desertion 267.
storage of silver dollars (H. Ř. Ex. Doc. 146) 1040. Columbus (Ohio) public building 2331.
Report of Secretary of Treasury relative to banks refusing silver Dodge, William C: relief of 433.
dollars and silver certificates (H. R. Ex. Doc. 201) 1218, 1510, Grant, Ulysses S: placing on Army retired-list 684.
1529. Hawley, Richard, & Sons: relief of 16, 53, 54, 77.
Memorial of New Bedford Board of Trade relative to silver coinIndian appropriation bill 1715, 1716, 1724.
age act of 1873 265. International exhibitions 718. Legislation on appropriation bills 1321, 1322.
Coke, Richard (a Senator from Texas ) Limitation of claims 2083, 2084.
Appointed conferee on bill for sale of Sac and Fox Indian reser Losses of property by troops 2080, 2081, 2082.
Foreign-contract labor: bill to prohibit importation of 1788. Public land laws 1151, 1493.
Indian appropriation bill 1052. Railway mail service: documentary evidence relative to 1245.
Sundry civil appropriation bill 2199. Saint Croix River bridge 915.
Bills and joint resolutions introduced by Semple, Letitia T: pension to 2245, 2246.
Cattle-trail: to establish (see bill S. 2562) 823. Spokane Falls and Coeur d'Alene Railroad 69, 71.
Postmasters: to readjust salaries of (see bill S. 2618) 1316. Thomas, Mrs. Frances L: increase of pension to 1374.
Storrs, George: for relief (see bill S. 2480) 349. Reports made by, from
Petitions and papers presented by, from Committee of conference
Texas, citizens of Colorado County: war claim 845.
Remarks by, on
Foreign-contract labor 1788.
Fort Brown reservation 2350, 2352. Army officers' claims (bill H. R. 5713) 467.
Indian appropriation bill 1719, 1720.
Interstate commerce 883.
River and harbor appropriation bill 2461, 246.2
Silver coinage 2194, 2195. King, James (REPORT 1568) 2437.
Reports made by, from Kinna, Samuel J. (REPORT 913) 267.
Committee on Commerce McBlair, John Hollins (bill S. 2495; REPORT 994) 467, 648.
Galveston Harbor channel (REPORT 902) 11.
ment of, adopted 175.
to print map of 187. Votes of. See YEA AND NAY VOTES. Coker, Thompson H.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 8195). Colbert, Elisha
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7517).
Papers referred in House 204. Cole, Gcorge W.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7542). Cole, Henrietta H.
Bill for relief (see bill S. 1296).
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 4206). Cole, Jane E.
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7670). Cole, Miercy A.
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7856). Cole, R. P. (assignee)
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7658).
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7916). Coleman, W. H. H.
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 6982). Colfax, Schuyler
Resolution of House on death of 680.
Resolution of Senate on death of 695.
Bill for relief of (sce bill S. 2575).
passed 1773. Collins, Geriah
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 930).
Appointed teller 460, 676, 678, 1178. Bills and joint resolutions introduced by
Corwin (revenue-steamer): proposing thanks of Congress to offi
cers and men of (see H. Res. 317) 835. Motions and resolutions offered by.
Bankruptcy: to make special order of bill to establish uniform
system of 461.
1187. Petitions and papers presented by, from Massachusetts, citizens of: for modification of Dingley shipping
relative to shipping bill 741.
in preparation of medicines 265.
New York, citizens of: for passage of bankrupt law 1703. Remarks by, on
Bankruptcy system 463.
State National Bank of Boston: relief of 676, 677.
Colored Race Exposition
Joint resolution to remit duties on articles for (see H. Res. 290).
Bill to make appropriation for (see bill S. 2415). Colored Troops. See WAR OF REBELLION. Colquitt, Alfred H. (a Senator from Georgia)
Presented credentials of Joseph E. Brown 845. Bills and joint resolutions introduced by
Nixon, John W: to remove his political disabilities (see bill 8.
2670) 2281. Remarks by, on
Atlanta (Ga.) military barracks 2348.
Baird, R. K. (REPORT 1077) 1017.
Roe, James P. (REPORT 929) 318.
Florence, Oliver S: to pay for extra services 1525.
Petition of city council to establish postal free delivery in 995. Columbia Hospital for Women
Trustees on part of House appointed 2525. Columbia Institution for Deaf and Dumb
Annual report of receipts and expenditures (H. R. Mrs. Doc. 17)
Mr. Tucker and Mr. Ryan appointed directors 578. Columbia River
Petition for improvement of 1703.
Petitions against prohibiting trap-fishing in 1987. Columbus, Ohio
Letter of Secretary of Treasury relative to additional appropria
tion for public building at (II. R. Ex. Doc. 130) 1004. Colvin Scth
Bill for relief (see bill S. 476).
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 7717). Colwell, Jason F.
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 8116). Combs, I.
Bill to pension (see bill H. R. 3760).
S. 2564; H. R. 8096, 8097).
(see bill H. R. 5692).
on merchant marine (see bills H. R. 7537, 7632, 8037). petitions relative to bill 9, 1190, 1475. Bill to license towing-vessels to carry persons in addition to crew
(see bill H. R. 7591).
H. R. 7737, 8072).
nating their numbers and tonnage (see bill H. R. 8071. Resolution in Senate to investigate means of reviving, debated
and referred 51, 1450. Message of President recommending legislation for preventing
collisions at sea (II. R. Ex. Doc. 19) 174. Letter of Secretary of State on trade relations with South Amer
ica, West Indies, Mexico, &c. (S. Mis. Doc. 45) 1614. Petitions against passage of Dingley bill relative to pilotage
645. Petitions to amend Dingley bill relative to pilotage 100, 464,
715, 741. Commercial Mutual Insurance Company
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7762). Commercial National Bank, Chicago, Illinois
Bill to increase capital stock (see bill S. 2375).
Bill for relief (see bill H. R. 7816). Colorado
Bill relating to Indian lands in (see bill S. 1695). Colorado County, Texas
Petition of citizens for war claim 846.