The 42nd Congress is sitting in its third session in Washington, DC between early January and early March, 1873

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In Washington, DC, the Forty-second Congress of the United States is sitting in its "lame duck" third session. James G. Blaine, Republican of Maine, is in the Speaker's chair. This session will end on March 3, 1873. (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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