|Other titles||Congressional Directory, 53d Congress, 2d session, 3 editions|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||896|
While the cover illustration showed the opening day of Congress, with the Speaker calling the House to order amid congratulatory telegrams and flowers, the news of day was more specifically about debate. The importance of debate in the House was prominent thanks to ongoing discussion of the Sherman Silver Purchase Act. Passed in but repealed a few . In , a Chicago news journal, The Graphic, published a brief history of Congress, with an emphasis on numbers: census data, number of states, ages of Speakers. In keeping with their no-nonsense approach, the illustrations accompanying the article were four two-page spreads of Members’ photographs. The newspaper’s workman-like attitude may not . FIFTY-THIRD CONGRESS. SES. III. CH. dollars each, for the fiscal year eighteen hundred and ninety-six only, four thousand two hundred dollars. Clerks at $1, a For twenty-six clerks to committees, at one thousand four hundred year. and forty dollars each; in all, thirty-seven thousand four hundred and forty dollars. STRAUS, ISIDOR, a Representative from New York; born in Otterberg, Rhenish Bavaria, Germany, February 6, ; immigrated to the United States in and settled in Talbotton, Ga.; attended Collinsworth Institute; moved to New York City in and engaged in mercantile pursuits and later became owner of R.H. Macy and Company; elected as a Democrat to the .
Get this from a library! The Executive documents of the House of Representatives: for the third session of the fifty-third Congress, in thirty-five . Complimentary Souvenir Book, Fifty-third Annual Convention, National Education and International Congress of Education. Oakland, California, Meeting August , FITCH, ASHBEL PARMELEE, a Representative from New York; born in Moores, Clinton County, N.Y., October 8, ; attended the public schools of New York, Williston Seminary, East Hampton, Mass., the Universities of Jena and Berlin, Germany, and Columbia College Law School in New York City; was admitted to the bar in November and commenced practice . Get this from a library! Memorial addresses on the life and services of Philip Sidney Post (late a representative from Illinois): delivered in the House of Representatives and Senate, Fifty-third Congress, third session.. [United States. Congress;].
53rd International Congress on Medieval Studies May 10–13, Medieval Institute College of Arts and Sciences Western Michigan University W. Michigan Ave. Kalamazoo, MI FIFTY-THIRD CONGRESS. SESS. II. CH. For pay of four assistant instructors of cavalry, artillery, and infan-try tactics (captains), in addition to pay as second lieutenants, two thousand four hundred dollars. For pay of one adjutant, in addition to pay as second lieutenant, four hundred dollars. Digest of Appropriations for the Support of the Government of the United States on Account of the Service of the Fiscal Year Ending J and of Deficiencies for Prior Years Made by the Third Session of the Fifty-Third Congress. U.S. Government Printing Office. ^ Logan, Mary Simmerson (Cunningham). Preview this book» What people are United States Congressional Serial Set, Volume , Issue 5 Full view - United States Congressional Serial Set, Volume , Issue 6 Congress: Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office, Original from: the University of California: Digitized: Export Citation.