United States Congressional Serial Set

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1915 - United States
Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.

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Army appropriation bill 1916
Additional land district in California
International DryFarming Congress Denver 1915
Extending time for bridge across Delaware River 1272 Vessels for Coast and Geodetic Survey
Fishcultural stations on Columbia River 1274 Claims of Sisseton and Wahpeton bands of Sioux Indians
To establish Rocky Mountain National Park Colo 1277 Leasing of oil and gas lands withdrawn from entry
Barrow County Ga to be in eastern division northern district of Georgia 1280 Reservation of school lands in Alaska
Appointment of supervising inspectors SteamboatInspection Service 1282 Assistant inspectors for SteamboatInspection Service 1284 Certificates of i...
Prevention of spread of leprosy in United States 1287 Naval appropriation bill 1916
Agriculture Department appropriation bill 1916
Right of way for pipe line and reservoir Lincoln national forest
Sanitary conditions in composing rooms of printing offices in D C
To repeal penalties on foreignbuilt vessels owned by Americans
Memorial to John T Morgan at Gamboa Panama Canal Zone 1302 Bridge across back channel of Ohio River 1303 Provisional certificates of registry ...
Repeal of sec 9 of naval personnel act establishing plucking board 1305 Granting lands to school district 44 Chelan County Wash 1306 Conference r...
Protection of water supply of Nevadaville Colo
To extend time for bridge across Mississippi River at Memphis Tenn 1311 Practice of pharmacy and sale of poison in China
Military training schools
Registration of certain trademarks 1314 Amendment of laws relating to copyrights 1319 Assessments on Indian allotments for roads in Minnesota 13...
Lifesaving station near Duxbury Reef Cal 1324 Diplomatic and consular appropriation bill 1916
Withholding from allotment certain lands within Creek Nation 2 pts 1330 Changing name of steamer General Garretson
Donations of condemned cannon
Furbearing animals in Alaska
Validating certain homestead entries
Extending provisions of enlargedhomestead act to Kansas
White and negro races on street cars in District of Columbia 2 pts 1341 To amend act to regulate commerce 1344 To create office of Chief of Naval ...
Sundry civil appropriation bill 1916
District judge etc for western district of South Carolina 1394 To permit Louisiana to institute suit against United States 1395 Validating titles to certai...
To change name of Federal building at Minneapolis Minn 1399 Postoffice building at Excelsior Springs
Childlabor bill
Public building site at Binghamton N
Public building at Blytheville
Bridge across Suwanee River Fla 1404 Bridge across Ohio River 1406 Public building at Elkins W
Pan American Medical Congress San Francisco 1915
Public building at Wildwood N
Post office at Shenandoah Iowa
Public building at Manchester N
Fortifications appropriation bill 1916
Public building at Long Beach
To encourage reclamation of arid lands in Nevada 1419 Additional circuit and district judges
Exchange of certain lands in Utah
Conference of American financiers and bankers
Amending sec 9 of public buildings act of Mar 4 1913
Postoffice building at Garden City Kans 1444 Conveying land to Bozeman Mont 1446 Conference report on legislative etc appropriation bill 1916
Conference report on bill for additional judge for Georgia 1458 Bridge across Mississippi River near Keokuk Iowa 1459 To extend time for bridge a...
Conference report on District of Columbia appropriation bill 1916
Relief of desertland entrymen
Conference report on bill for navy mail lines 1466 Medal of honor for John 0 Skinner 1467 To legalize conveyances by Central Pacific Railroad etc ...
Agriculture Department appropriation bill 1916
Bridge across Pearl River near Bogalusa La 1474 Conference report on bill extending homestead law in South Dakota 1475 Conference report on Mi...
Useless papers in Treasury Department
Elimination of adult illiteracy
Conference report on army appropriation bill 1916

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