The third session of the 41st Congress of the United States is sitting in Washington, DC

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The "lame duck" third session of the Forty-first Congress is sitting in Washington, DC. The House and the Senate will sit until the normal holiday recess which begins on December 22, 1870. In the House, James G. Blaine of Maine sits in the speaker's chair. (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
Date Certainty
Exact
Type
Legal/Political
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