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Daily Report

Friday, December 17, 1858

Birthdays

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Manning Ferguson Force

Turns 34 on this date
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Joseph Henry

Turns 61 on this date
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James Thadeus Holtzclaw

Turns 25 on this date
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Samuel Jones

Turns 39 on this date
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Frederick West Lander

Turns 37 on this date
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John O'Neill

Turns 36 on this date
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William Gaston Steele

Turns 38 on this date
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Delia Ann Webster

Turns 41 on this date

Events

Campaigns/Elections Lincoln-Douglas campaign lasts from mid-June 1858 until January 1859
06/16/1858 to 01/05/1859
Lawmaking/Litigating The second session of the 35th Congress is sitting in Washington, DC
12/06/1858 to 12/22/1858