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In Washington DC, the 26th Congress of the United States finishes its term and adjourns

United States Capitol, Washington, D.C., circa 1846
03/03/1841
Speaker Robert M.T. Hunter gaveled the 87 day "lame-duck" second session of the House of Representatives to a close, ending the term of the Twenty-sixth Congress of the United States. (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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