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The 35th Congress ends its first session in Washington, DC. and adjourns until December

06/14/1858

In Washington, Speaker James L. Orr of South Carolina brings down the gavel on the first session of the Thirty-fifth Congress of the United States. It will be adjourned until its return for the second session which will begin on December 6, 1858. (By John Osborne)

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Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives, "House History."  http://clerk.house.gov/art_history/house_history/index.html

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