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    Journal of the Second Session of the Senate of the United States of America, Begun and Held at the City of New York, January 4th, 1790. (New York: John Fenno, 1790), folio, 220 pages, paper covers. The pages are lacking the string binding, considerable toning, foxing, and chipping at the edges, else good.

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    The journal contains, notice of the ratification of the Bill of Rights, President Washington's State of the Union message, Senate debate on the location of a new capitol, fiscal policy, Indian treaties, Western expansion, and many other contentious issues.



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