The 28th Congress ends its first session in Washington, DC

In Washington, Speaker John W. Jones brought down the gavel on the first House session of the Twenty-eighth Congress of the United States. The chamber had been in session for 196 days. It adjourned until the opening of its second session on December 4, 1844. (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
Lawmaking/Litigating
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