Vote Subject Matter:
/ D. C.
Sponsor: DAWSON, William Crosby (W-GA)
Bill number: HR517
Description: ON PASSAGE OF THE BILL, H.R. 517, (10 STAT L. 642, 3-2-1855) AUTHORIZING CORPORATE AUTHORITIES OF GEORGETOWN TO IMPOSE ADDITIONAL TAXES ON THE GEORGETOWN METROPOLITAN RAILROAD.
Original source documents:
Congresional Globe vol. 37, p. 924;
Senate Journal vol. 46, p. 315;
Vote Ideological Breakdown
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