Official Congressional Directory, Volume 48, Parts 1883-1885

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1884 - Directories, Governmental
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Page 188 - It must be originated and published for the dissemination of information of a public character, or devoted to literature, the sciences, arts, or some special industry...
Page 117 - It was modeled by Crawford. The height of the Dome above the base line of the east front is 287 feet 5 inches.
Page 17 - Louis in 1866, where he was admitted to the bar, and began the practice of law in 1867; became commander St.
Page 188 - Embraces all newspapers and other periodical publications which are issued at stated intervals and as frequently as four times a year.
Page 152 - Survey and the classification of the public lands and examination of the geological structure, mineral resources, and products of the national domain.
Page 150 - ... of the country, the armies in the field, and for the whole body of the militia of the Union. In these duties are comprised that of determining the general principles of construction and of prescribing in detail the models and forms of all military weapons employed in war.
Page 148 - COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY. The Coast and Geodetic Survey is charged with the survey of the coasts of the United States and coasts under the jurisdiction thereof and the publication of charts covering said coasts.
Page 36 - ... 1880; was elected a trustee of Bowdoin College in June, 1880, received the degree of LL. D. from Bates College in July, 1881, and the same degree from Bowdoin College in 1889; was a Presidential elector in 1864; was a delegate to the national Republican conventions in 1872, 1876, and 1880; was elected chairman of the Republican State committee of Maine in place of Hon.
Page 188 - This class also includes merchandise, and samples of merchandise, models, sample of ores, minerals, seeds, cuttings, bulbs, roots, scions, and any other matter not included in the first, second or third classes, and which is not in its form or nature liable to destroy, deface or otherwise damage the contents of the mail-bag, or harm the person of any one engaged in the postal service.
Page 39 - Massachusetts delegation in 1880, 1884, and 1888; was one of the managers on the part of the House of Representatives of the Belknap impeachment trial in 1876; was a member of the Electoral Commission in 1876; was...

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