Supporting Papers, compiled 1887 - 1901
ARC Identifier 576977
Series from Record Group 46: Records of the U.S. Senate, 1789 - 2011
|Creator(s):||U.S. Senate. (03/04/1789 - )|
|Type(s) of Archival Materials:||Textual Records|
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|Inclusive Dates:||1887 - 1901|
|Part Of:||Record Group 46: Records of the U.S. Senate, 1789 - 2011|
|Arrangement:||Arranged by Congress and thereunder alphabetically by name of person cited in private legislation.|
|General Note(s):||Before 1887 private legislation was generally filed with the records of the committee with jurisdiction over that type of bill, for example the Committees on Claims, Pensions, or Military Affairs.
After 1901 these records are filed in the series "Papers Accompanying Specific Bills and Resolutions, 1901-1946."