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The 37th Congress is in session in Washington, DC, sitting from early July, 1861 till early August, 1861

Federal Government and Politics, iconic image
07/05/1861 to 08/05/1861
The early session of the Thirty-seventh Congress of the United States lasted until August 6, 1861.   Republican representative Galusha A. Grow was in the Speaker's chair. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives, "House History."