Guide to Senate Records: Chapter 13 Revision of Laws
Chapter 13. Records of the Committee on the Judiciary and Related Committees, 1816-1968
Records of the Committee on the Judiciary and Related Committees, 1816-1988 from Guide to Federal Records in the National Archives of the United States
Committee records discussed in this chapter:
- Records of the Committee on the Judiciary, 1816-1968
- Records of the Committee on the Revision of the Laws, 1869-1928
- Records of the Committee on Patents and the Patent Office, 1837-69
- Records of the Committee on Patents, 1869-1946
- Records of the Select and Standing Committees on Woman Suffrage, 1881-1921
- Records of the Committee on Immigration, 1889-1946
Records of the Committee on the Revision of the Laws, 1869-1928
|Senator Roscoe Conkling, N.Y, chaired the Judiciary Committee during the 47th Congress. (Mathew Brady Studio), Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer (U.S. Army) from NARA's National Archives Catalog.|
13.53 The records (3 in.) of this minor standing committee consist of petitions and memorials referred to the committee in the 41st, 42d, 43d, and 58th Congresses concerning such matters as the 1870 census, temperance legislation, revenue laws, and Federal judges in the Hawaiian Islands. One noteworthy document is the resolution of the New York State Legislature rescinding the State's resolution adopting the 15th Amendment (41A-H22). There are also committee papers (less than 1 in.) for the 57th and 58th Congress.
Bibliographic note: Web version based on Guide to the Records of the United States Senate at the National Archives, 1789-1989: Bicentennial Edition (Doct. No. 100-42). By Robert W. Coren, Mary Rephlo, David Kepley, and Charles South. Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1989.