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In Washington, DC, the 41st Congress of the United States ends its first session

04/10/1869

Speaker James G. Blaine brings down the gavel in the House on the first session of the Forty-first Congress. The House and the Senate will gather again on December 6, 1869. (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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