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The 42nd Congress is in session in Washington, DC between early January and mid-June, 1872

01/10/1872 to 06/09/1872

The Forty-second Congress of the United States is sitting in its second session in Washington, DC. It will do so until June 10, 1872. Congressman James G. Blaine, Republican of Maine is in the Speaker's chair. (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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