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The second session of the 41st Congress of the United States comes to an end in Washington, DC

07/15/1870

In the House, James G. Blaine of Maine gavels the second session of the Forty-first Congress to an end in Washington, DC. The House and the Senate will reassemble for their "lame duck" third session on December 5, 1870. (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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