Skip to main content


    [Fourteenth Congress]. Acts Passed at the First Session of the Fourteenth Congress of the United States. [Washington]: [No publisher or printer listed], [n.d., ca. 1816]. First edition. 8vo. 198pp. Original blue paper wrappers with paper spine over stitched binding as issued. Wrappers have become tatty along the edges with some insect damage, and the contents are somewhat toned; else a historical document in good condition.

    Covers the session from December 1815 through April 1816, during James Madison's presidency. Includes laws concerning leasing the "new building on Capitol Hill" and making appropriations to implement the treaty with the Cherokee nation. Also includes text of the Treaty of Algiers, the Convention of the Cherokees, and treaties with the Kickapoos, Jaways, Teeton, Sioux, Piankeshaw, Wyandots, Yancton, Sac, Fox, Great and Little Osages, Kanzas, Mahas and the Cherokee tribes. Ex Ben E. Pingenot.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2009
    21st Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 482

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 August 18 Americana & Political - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    You reach a customer base that is in many ways completely unknown to the major auction houses, and your marketing to this base is as professional as one could hope for. As I continue to wind down my holdings.
    Michael Z.,
    Hawthorne, NY
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 March 10 The David and Janice Frent Collection of Political & Presidential Americana, Part 2 Internet Session
    2018 March 10 The David and Janice Frent Collection of Political & Presidential Americana, Part 2 Internet Session
    REALIZED SO FAR $134,169