37th Congress > Senate > Vote 239

Date: 1862-04-02

Result: 32-10

Vote Subject Matter: Civil Liberties / Domestic Social Policy

Sponsor: TRUMBULL, Lyman (R-IL)

Bill number: HJR48

Description: TO PASS H.J.RES. 48 (12 STAT 617, APP. APR. 10, 1862), A RESOLUTION DECLARING THAT CONGRESS COOPERATE BY AFFORDING PECUNIARY AID TO ANY STATE WHICH MAY ADOPT A GRADUAL ABOLISHMENT OF SLAVERY. (P. 1496-2)

Original source documents: Congresional Globe vol. 59, p. 1496; Senate Journal vol. 54, p. 358;

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