by Printed by Richard Folwell, no. 33, Carter"s Alley. in Philadelphia .
Written in English
|Series||Early American imprints -- no. 49974|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||50, , 52-240, vii, , 244-561, , 26, iv,  p.|
|Number of Pages||561|
Acts passed at the first session of the Fifth Congress of the United States of America: begun and held at the city of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday the fifteenth of May, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-seven, and of the independence of the United States, the twenty-first.: . acts passed at the first session of the fifth congress of the united states of america: begun and held at the city of philadelphia, in the state of pennsylvania, on monday the fifteenth of may, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-seven, and of the independence of the united states, the twenty-first. PUBLIC ACTS OF THE THIRTY-FIFTH CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES. Passed at the first session, which was begun and holden at the City of Washington, in the District of Columbia, on Monday, the seventh day of December, , and ended Monda;y, the fourteenth day of June, JAMIES BUCHANAN, President. JOHN C. BRECKINRIDGE, Vice-Presi-. rows The acts of the th United States Congress includes all Acts of Congress and ratified .
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