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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P105A.pdf)


[Left margin: 1825 February 17.

Order for printing report of Commissioners & Resolve for assisting the Deaf & Dumb]

further reported that there be printed under the direction of the Secretary of State seven hundred copies of the Report of the Commissioners appointed to visit the American Asylum at Hartfort, on the subject of the Deaf and Dumb; and of the Resolve for the assistance of the Deaf and Dumb; and that a copy thereof be distributed to the selectmen of each town, and the assessors of each plantation; also a copy to each of the members of the Legislature, and the residue as the Governor shall direct: Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence: concurred.

[Left margin: Resolve]

Mr. Stebbins from the same committee reported a

Resolve compensating Hon. Prentiss Mellen and Peleg Sprague for certain services,” which was read once and committed, and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.

[Left margin: Bill]

Bill authorizing the Governor and Council to settle accounts with Indian Agents, and for other purposes: was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed: sent down for concurrence.

[Left margin: Resolve]

Mr. Southwick from the committee, on the Governor’s Message upon that subject, reported a

Resolve in favor of Jackson Davis,” which was read once and committed, and tomorrow at 10 o clock assigned for a 2d reading.

Mr. Dunlap from the committee to whom was recommitted the petition of the Trustees of China Academy,” reported a Resolve

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: 1825

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