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President and Vice President, appropriation for salaries of - 47

for bringing to seat of govevern-

ment ihe votes for - - 13
resolution in relation to the com-
pensation of persons appointed

to deliver the votes for - 151
President's House and grounds, appropriations for furniture and

contingencies of - - - - - 57,58

Printing, public, resolution relative to - - - - 158

Prize money, how to be collected and distributed - - 79
Provident Association of Clerks, act amendatory of the act to

incorporate ------- 34

Pursers in the Navy, to be credited for certain disbursements - 127,157

pay of, when at naval station of California 78

Q.

Quapaw Indians, appropriation for .... 94

Quartermaster's Department of the Army, appropriations for - 69

Quinn, Edward, grant of pension to - - - - 17

R.

Ramsey, Robert, grant of pension to - 142
Recorder of land titles in Missouri, appropriation for salary of - 59
Records, <fcc, manner of authenticating, prescribed - - 28,38
Reddall, William C.,and W. C. Zantzinger, appropriation for 63
Register of the Treasury and clerks, &c, appropriation for sala-
ries of - - - 48
contingencies in office of - 11,50
Registers of vessels or enrolments may be taken out at New

river, Onslow county, N. C. - - 122
Deputy collector with power to grant, to be

appointed for Chesapeake City, Md. - 122

Register to issue to ship Annie Tift .... 17

Rencher, Abraham, appropriation for - - - - 66

Reporter of Supreme Court, appropriation for salary of - 56

Restaurador, brig, see brig Restaurador. ,

Revenue, estimates of, appropriations for expenses of collecting

to be made to Congress .... 105

appropriations for expense of of collecting - - 106

expense of collecting, limited - - - 106
Revenue laws, extended over territory and waters of Upper

California ------- 107

Riddle, Hugh, grant of pension to - 4

Ringgold, Lieut. Cadwallader, allowance of extra pay to - 18

Robinson, Daniel, act for relief of - - - - 142

Rodrigues, Simon, claim of, to a tract of land confirmed - 6
Rome, appropriation for outfit of charge d'affaires to - - 13
Russell, Esther, pension of, increased ... 7
Russia, government of, to be supplied with two additional co-
pies of 6 and 7 vols, of works of Exploring Expedition - 154

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Sacs and Foxes of Missouri, appropriation for - - 95

Sacs and Foxes of Mississippi, appropriation for - - 95

St. Romain, Zenen, act for the relief of the wife of - - 150

Saltmarsh, Orlando, and Wm. Fulton, act for the relief of - 23

San Diego, California, port of delivery established at - - 108

San Francisco, California, port of delivery established at - 108

Sands' Point, L. I., light-house at, continued - - 37

Sandwich Islands, appropriation for salary of commissioner to 66

Sappers, miners, and poritoniers, re-appropriation for - - 12
, certain non-commissioned of-
ficers, musicians, and pri-
vates of, to be entitled to an

honorable discharge - 71

Savage, John, grant of pension to .... 145

Savage, Charles, and Wm. Fuller, act for relief of - - 22

Scantland, James M., pension of, increased - - - 11

Schooner Ticonic, act for relief of the owners of - - 135
. Seamen, sick, appropriation to supply deficiencies in the fund

for the relief and protection of - - - 60

for relief and protection of 67

Secret services in Mexico, appropriation for - - - 71

Secretary of State, appropriation for salary of - - - 47

contingencies in office of - 47

Secretary of the Treasury, appropriation for salary of - - 48

contingencies inoffice of - - 49
to make annual statements of the ex-
penses of custom-houses, &c. - 106
further time allowed to, to make re-
port concerning sale and entry of
lands in Cincinnati - - 156
Secretary of War, appropriation for salary of - - - 50
contingencies in office of 51
authorized to furnish arms and ammunition
to emigrants to Oregon, California, and
New Mexico - - - - 155

Secretary of the Navy, appropriation for salary of - - 53

contingencies in office of - - 54

Secretary of the Interior, appointment of, authorized - - 101
his powers, duties, and compensation - 101,102,103
Secretary to Commissioners under Mexican treaty, appointment

of, provided for ----- - 99

Secretary to Census Board, appointment of, authorized - 111
Secretary to sign patents, appropriations for salary of - ( - 12, 55
Secretaries of legation, appropriation for salaries of - - 66
Seneca tribe of Indians, appropriation for - - - 96
Senecas of New York, appropriation for ... 95
Senecas and Shawnees, appropriation for - - 96
Settlers under the act for armed occupation of Florida, appro-
priations for expenses under the act for relief of - - 59, 62
Selton, James P., and Joshua Holden, act for relief of - 26

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Shaffer, Peter, act for relief of .... 147

Shawnee tribe of Indians, appropriation for 96

Shelden, Thomas C,accounts of, to be audited and settled - 43

Shoemaker, George R., act for relief of legal representatives of 142

Simonds, Maurice R., grant of pension to - - «• 140

Sioux of Mississippi, appropriation for - - - 9&

Six Nations of New York Indians, appropriation for - - 95
Skinner, John P., and legal representatives of Isaac Green, act

for relief of ..... 136

Smith, John B., and Simeon Darden, act for the relief of - 9

Smith, James Y., act for relief of .... 33

Smith, George R., joint resolution for relief of - - 158
Smithsonian Institution, resolution for the appointment of re-

. gents in ------ - 151

Solicitor of the Treasury, appropriation for salary of - - 48

contingencies in office of - - 50
to cause a seal to be made for his

office - - - - 28

to require from collectors and survey-
ors of the customs new bonds - 106
Sothoron, James F., act for the relief of - - - 14S
Spanish brig Restaurador, act for relief of owners of - - 20
Special agents, appropriation for compensation of - - 59
Speiden, William, purser, &c, resolutions relative to the set-
tlement of the accounts of - - - - - 152,154

State Department, appropriation for - 47

Secretary and officers of - - - 47

incidental and contingent expenses of - 47

Statistics of Indian tribes, appropriation for collection of - 12
Steam Packet Company of Washington, Georgetown, and

Alexandria, charter of, extended - 33
Steamships,appropriations for transportation of U. S. mails in - 75, 79, 80

Steele, Stephen,and James Daniel, act for relief of 25
Stillwater, Minnesota, laud office removed to, from Falls of St.

Croix 39

Stocks, U.S., repeal of the proviso limiting the purchase of, by

Secretary of the Treasury, to par - - - - '67

Stockbridge tribe of Indians, appropriation to carry into effect

treaty with - 71

treaty with - - - 176
Superintendent of Indian affairs at St. Louis, appropriation for

salary of ------ - 84

Supreme Court of the United States, appropriation for salaries

of judges of- - - - - - 56

Surveys of the northern and northwestern lakes, appropriation

for continuation of - - - - - 59

appropriation for correction of, in Michigan .- - 62

Surveys of the public lands, appropriations for - - 65,66
Swords, appropriation for the, ordered by joint resolution of

March 2,1847 ... , 13

T.

Talbot, Thomas, and others, act for relief of. - - - 149

Taylor, Creed, act for relief of .... 19

Thncker, Joel, grant of pension to ... - 138

Thomas, David, act for relief of .... 1*J9

Thomason, Elisha, allowed to complete his entry of a tract of

land ....... 4

Tomkins, Nam y, g-ant of pension to - ... 30

Treasurer of thi U. States and clerks, appropriation for salary of 48

contingencies in office of - x - 50
Treasurers of the Mint at Philadelphia and branch mint at New

Orleans, appropriation for additional salaries of - - 59
Treasury of the United Slates, moneys receivable from customs

and all other sources, to be paid into, without deduction - 105
Treasury Department, authentication of copies of books and

papers, &c, in, provided for - * 29

appropriation for - - - 48

Secretary and officers of 48

contingencies of - 49
appointment of assistant secretary of, and

additional clerk in, authorized - 103

Treasury scrip, appropriation for, redemption of - - 62
Treaties and convention, viz:

postal convention with Great Britain - - - 159

treaty with the four confederate bands of Pawnee3 - 167

treaty with the Menomonee tribe of Indians - 171

treaty with the Stockbridge tribe of Indians - 176

U.

Union Bank of Florida, act for relief of president and di-
rectors of - - - - - - - 137

V.

Vice President of the United States, appropriation for salary of 47
Vinal Haven, Me., transferred from collection district of Pe-
nobscot to Belfast - 125
Volunteers, act of July 20, 1848, granting half-pay to certain
widows, orphans, <fcc, extended to widows and
orphans of officers, non commissioned officers,
musicians, and privates of 29
subsistence allowed to certain Arkansas and other

volunteers who were prisoners in Mexico - 36

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War Department, authentication of copies of books, papers,

&c, in, provided for 29

appropriations for - 5€

secretary and officers of - 50
contingencies of - - 51,52,53
certain vessels belonging to, to be transferred

to the Navy Department - - 78

Warehouse, public, goods subject to be deposited in - - 106

Warner, Ebenezer, appropriation for .... 64

Washington City Corporation, appropriation for payment of,

for one-half the cost of the City Hall ..." . 5S

Washington City Canal, appropriation for clearing out - 63
Washington Infirmary, appropriation for support of transient

pauptr patients in - - - ... - 5%
Washington, Alexandria, and Geoigetown Steampacket Com-
pany, charter of, extended ----- 33

Washington, General George, appropriation for purchase of the

remainder of the manuscript, books, and papers of 68

Washington, Henry, act for relief of - IS

Watertown, Mass., pay of military storekeeper at, increased - 71

Weas, (Indians,) appropriation for 93
Webber, T. A., (military storekeeper,) appropriation for extra

pay to ------ 71

White, Zilpha, grant of pension to ... - {

Whitehall, N. Y., certain privileges of drawback extended to - 8
Widows and orphans of officers, non-commisioned officers, mu-
sicians, and privates, both regulars and volunteers, act

granting five years half pay to ... - 29

Wigent, William L., act for relief of .... 134

Williams, Lowry, act for relief of .... 145

Wilson, Charles, grant of pension td .... YJ

Wilson, William H., grant of pension to ■• - - 145

Wilson, Daniel, grant of pension to - • - . - - 150

Winnebago tribe of Indians, appropriation for - - 97

Wisconsin, additional land district and land oljce established in 39
act for. changing location of Chippewa land office in,

explained - - - - 157

Wislizenus, Doctor Adolphus, act for relief of - - 138

Wyandots, (Indians,) appropriations for ... 97

Y.

Yonge, William P., act for relief of » - - - 144

Young, Jesse, grant of pension to - - ■ - - 31

Young, Commander John J., grant of pension to - - 147

Z.

Zantzinger, William C.and William C. Reddall, appropria-
tion for ------ 03

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