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The first session of the 38th Congress is sitting in Washington DC from early January to early July, 1864

View of U.S. Capitol under construction, Washington D.C., circa 1860-1861
01/07/1864 to 07/03/1864
The first session of the Thirty-eighth Congress of the United States is sitting in Washington, DC. Schuyler Colfax of Indiana is in the Speaker's chair. The session will last until July 4, 1864. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
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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