Events

Type Date spansort icon Title
Legal/Political 12/02/1879—12/18/1879 The second session of the 46th Congress is sitting in Washington, DC
Legal/Political 12/01/1879 The second session of the 46th Congress opens in Washington, DC
Lawmaking/Litigating 07/01/1879 The first session of the 46th Congress ends in Washington, DC
Lawmaking/Litigating 03/19/1879—07/01/1879 The first session of the 46th Congress is sitting in Washington, DC between mid-March and the end of June, 1879
Lawmaking/Litigating 03/18/1879 The 46th Congress opens in Washington, DC
Legal/Political 03/03/1879 The 45th Congress comes to the end of its term in Washington DC
Legal/Political 01/08/1879—03/02/1879 The third session of the 45th Congress is sitting in Washington DC from early January to early March, 1879
Legal/Political 01/07/1879 The third session of the 45th Congress in Washington DC returns from its two week holiday recesss
Legal/Political 12/20/1878—01/06/1879 The third session of the 45th Congress in Washington DC is in its two week holiday recesss
Legal/Political 12/03/1878—12/19/1878 The third session of the 45th Congress is sitting in Washington, DC
Legal/Political 12/02/1878 The third session of the 45th Congress opens in Washington, DC
Legal/Political 06/20/1878 The second session of the 45th Congress closes in Washington, DC
Education/Culture 05/17/1878 Spencer Fullerton Baird is appointed secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Legal/Political 01/12/1878—06/19/1878 The second session of the 45th Congress is sitting in Washington, DC from early January to mid-June, 1878
Legal/Political 01/11/1878 The second session of the 45th Congress returns from its holiday season recess
Legal/Political 12/20/1877—01/10/1878 The second session of the 45th Congress is in its traditional holiday recess till January 11, 1878
Legal/Political 12/19/1877 The second session of the 45th Congress breaks for the holiday season
Legal/Political 12/03/1877 The first session of the 45th Congress closes in Washington, DC and the second session opens the same day
Personal 11/03/1877 Lyman Trumbull marries Mary Ingraham in Saybrook, Connecticut
Legal/Political 10/16/1877—12/02/1877 The first session of the 45th Congress is sitting in Washington, DC