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ADDREss, President Grant's Inaugural, 416,417.
ALABAMA, Smith, Governor, vice Patten. Legislature con-
vened and XIVth amendment ratified, 428; mili-
tary rule withdrawn, 422, 428; attitude towards
XVth amendment, 488.
ALLISON, WM. B., motions on public credit bill, 396, 413.
AMENDMENT, congressional proceedings on XVth, 399–
406; to the tenure-of-office act, 413–415; resolution
as to effect of XVth, 415; votes of State legisla-
tures on the XVth, 488; proposed XVIth, 506; pro-
posed religious constitutional, 506.
AMNEs IY, General, President Johnson's Proclamation of,
ARKANSAs, military rule withdrawn, 422,428,420; admit-

ted to representation, 428,429; vote on XVth amend-

ment, 488.
BAYARD, JAMEs A., motions on XVth amendment, 402,
404; as to public credit bill, 396.
BINGHAM, John A.,motions as to XVth amendment, 400,
BLAINE, JAs. G., Speaker House of Representatives, 407.
Boxps issued to the Union Pacific R. R. Co., 503.
Bourwell, GEO. S., motions on XVth amendment, 405;
Secretary of the Treasury, 406.
BoRIE, ADolph E. Secretary of the Navy, 407.
BRooMALL, John M., resolution declaring repudiation
odious, 392.
BRONsoN vs. Ropes, United States Supreme Court opin-
ion, with dissenting opinion, 443–448.
BRow N, Chief Justice, opinion in White vs. Georgia, 470,
471; opinion of Georgia supreme court as to inter-
marriage of whites and blacks, 474, 475.
BUCHANAN, General, temporary command Louisiana,
BUCKALEw, CHARLEs R., motion on XVth amendment,
BUTLER, BENJAMIN F., objects to Georgia electoral vote,
394; reports Mississippi bill, 410, 411; tenure-of-
office act, 414.
CABINET of President Johnson, 383; of President Grant,
406, 407.
CESAR GRIFFIN CASE, opinions in the, 457-466.
CALIFoRN1A, Republican and Democratic platforms, 478,
479; attitude towards XVth amendment, 488.
CANEY, E. R. S., General, assigned to department of
Washington, 422; to first military district, 424; to
fifth and department of Texas, 424; in command
first district, orders all civil officers to take test
oath, as to registration and voting, extending stay
law and guarding against fraud, 426; justifies his
test-oath order, 426, 427; in second military dis-
trict annuls railroad appointments and withdraws
military rule from North and South Carolina, 427,
428; in command of fifth district, re-assembles
Texas constitutional convention, military posts,
apprenticeship and education of children, real
estate sales, indigent educational fund, relin-
quishes command, 429, 430.
CHAse, Chief Justice, dissenting opinion in Crandall
vs. Nevada, 436,437; opinion of United States Su-
preme Court on State taxation of United States cer-
tificates, 437-439; on State taxation of United States
notes, 439, 440; on the legality of tender of United
States notes for State taxes, 440–443; on express
contracts to pay coined dollars only satisfied with
coined dollars, 443–447; on the status of the State
of Texas, 448–454; in the McCardle case, 456, 457;
the Caesar Griffin case, 457–462.

CLIFFORD, Justice, dissenting opinion, in Crandall vs.

Nevada, 436,437.
Colfax, Schuyler, Speaker, 385; declared elected Vice
President, .395; Vice President and President of
Senate, 407.
CoNGREss, Members of the 40th, 3d session, 383,384; of
the 41st, 407,408.
CoNNECTICUT, vote on XVth amendment, 488, 489; elec-
tion of 1869, 506.
CoNNEss, JoHN, motion as to XVth constitutional amend-
ment, 401.
ceedings upon, 399–406.

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CoNSTITUTION, proposed XV1tnamendment to, 506; pro-
posed religious amendment to, 506.
CoNTRACTs, express, to pay coin, 443–448.
": General P. St. G., to department of Cumberland,
23. -
CoRBETT, HENRY W., motion on XVth constitutional
amendment, 402.
Cox, JAcob D., Secretary of the Interior, 407.
CRANDALL vs. State of Nevada, 434–437.
CREDIT, bill to strengthen public, 395, 397; act, &c.,
CREsweLL, John A. J., Postmaster General, 407.
c": £eral GEORGE, to department of the Colum-
lia, 422.
DANIEL, R. T., Virginia election dispatch to Grant,
DAvis, GARRETT, motion as to general disability bill, 393;
motions on XVth amendment, 405.
DEBT, statement of the public, 500–502.
DECISIONs, judicial, 431, 475.
DELAWARE, attitude towards XVth amendment, 489.
DISABILITIES, vote on removal of 393.
D": of ColuMBIA, further security of equal rights,
DIxox, JAMEs, motions on XVth amendment, 402,405.
Dooli TTLE, JAMES R., motion on XVth amendment, 405.
D": '" D., motions as to XVth amendment,
401. 404.
DUTIEs upon merchandize in French ships, 421.
EDMUNDs, GEORGE. F., resolution as to Georgia electoral
Vote, 303.
EIGIT-Hour WAGES, Grant's proclamation, 421.
ELECTIoNs of 1869, 506.
ELECTION, presidential, returns, 490; Virginia, Grant's
proclamation for, 420, 421.
E": General W. H., to department of Washington,
EQUAL RIGHTS in District of Columbia, further security,
EvARTS, WILLIAM M., Attorney General, 383; as to mili-
tary aid to United States marshals, 422,423.
EvDENCE of colored persons before military courts, 425.
ExPRESS CoNTRActs to pay coin, 413–448.
FIFTEENTH AMENDMENT, congressional proceedings, 399–
# resolution as to effect, 415; votes of States,
FISH, HAMILTON, Secretary of State, 406.
FLORIDA, cessation of military rule, 422, 428; ratifies
#yth amendment,428; vote on XVth amendment,
FoRTIETH CONGREss, 3d session, members of 383,384.
FoR"Y-FIRST CoNGREss, members of, 407,408.
FoURTEENTH AMENDMENT, Seward's final certificate, 417–
FowlFR, Jos. S., motions, XVth amendment, 401, 405
GENERAL AMNESTY, President Johnson's, 419.
GEORGIA, counting electoral vote, vote on representa-
tion, 393; military government ends, 422,428; mil-
itary orders as to resignation of sheriffs, intimi-
dating voters, carrying arms, armed assemblages,
the test oath, ratification of constitution, provis-
ional governor, stay law, ratification of XIVth
amendment, 428, judicial decisions as to negroes
holding office and intermarriage of whites and
blacks, 466-475; vote on XVth amendment, 489,490.
GILLEM, General A. C., assigned to fourth military dis-
trict, 422; relieved, 424.
GoRHAM, GEORGE C., Secretary United States Senate, 407.
GRANT, GENERAL U.S., orders re-districting southern
States, 422; military aid to civil authorities, 423,
424; sentences of military commissions, &c., 424;
assigns Canby to, and relieves Reynolds from, fifth
military district, 424; declared President of the
United States, 395; cabinet of 406, 407; inaugural
address, 416, 417; reconstruction message, 417;
proclamation for Virginia election, 430,421; as to
duties on merchandize, 421; eight-hour wages,
421; for Mississippi election, 505; for Texas elec-
#" 505, 506; majority for President United #".
GRIER, Justice, dissenting opinion as to status of Texas,
GRIFFIN, C.I.s AR, judicial opinions, 457-466.
HALI to K. General H. W., to military division of the
South, 424.
HAxcock, General W. S., to department of Dacotah,
HENDEEsox, Jon N. B., motions as to public credit bill,
396, 397; as to XVth amendment, 401.
HENDR1cks, Thomas A., substitute for resolution con-
demning Pre-ident Johnson's repudiation proposi-
tion, 391; inotion on XVth amendment, 40.
Hoar, E. Rockwoop, Attorney General, 407; opinion on
jurisdiction of military commissions, 475–178.
How Ain, Jacob M., resolution as to Georgia electoral
vote, 364; motion as to and upon XVth amendment,
401, 404, 405.; on public credit bill, 413.
HowARD, General O. O., to department of Louisiana,
ILLINois, vote on XVth amendment. 400,
IND1 vs \, vote on XVth amendment 490. 491.
INT 1:MARRIAGE of whites and blacks in Georgia, 474,
Iowa. Republican and Democratic platforms, 479, 480;
XVth amendment. 491.
Jonssow. President ANDarw, cabinet of 383; last annual
in 's-a <e, 384-391; general amnesty proclamation,
419. -
Joni's "r, JAMES A., motion as to effect of XVth amend-
line, lit. 411,
Jo: Iox. J. E., the surrender of, 501, 505.
Junt" - 1): 1sto\s, 4,4–17 y.
Ju so: 1)", or M if it way (*10 N.S. &c., 175–478.
K* ... vote on XVth amendment, "1.
K.N. it's sy, vote on XVth amendment. 491. 492.
Los y A. Joris, A., motion on XV th amendment. 405.
Lt 1. . . . \, ratifies XIVth amendment, 42: ; military
rule ceases, 422,429; vote on XVth armendment,
MA1: ..., vote on XVth amendment, 462.
MAR::1 \ge, INTER-, Georgia, whites and blacks, 474,475.
Mar YLAND, XVth amendment, 492.
M \s- at lit. "TTs, vote on XVth amendment, 492.
McCA1.dll, CASE, Tite, 456, 457.
McCoy, Justice, decision and opinion in White vs.
Georgia. 466–470. -
McCullo II, HUGII, Secretary of the Treasury, 383.
McPHIRSox, Edward, Clerk House of Representatives,
MEAir, General G. G., to department of South, 422; to
division of the Atlantić, 424; order as to Georgia
sheriffs’ resignations, intimidation of voters, carry-
in’s of arms, &c., test oath, ratification Georgia and
Florida constitutions, appointing Governors of
Georgia and Alabama, stay law, ratification XIVth
amendment and withdrawal of military rule from
t; corgia, Alabama, and Florida, 428.
MEMBERs of President Johnson's cabinet, 383; 40th
Congress, 3d session, 383,384; President Grant's
cabinet, 406, 407; 41st Congress, 407,408.
MERC1:4::piz: in French ships, duties on, 421.
MESS voy, President Johnson's last annual, 384-391;
President Grant’s, on reconstruction, 417.
Michie AN, vote on XVth amendment, 493,494; election
of 1869, 506.
MILITARY, aid to United States marshals and sheriffs,
423. 424; readjustment of districts, 422; orders on
reconstruction, 422, 432; jurisdiction of commis-
sions, 475-478.
MILLER, Justice, opinion of the United States Supreme
Court on right of States to tax through passengers,
4:31, 437; dissenting opinion in Bronson vs. Rodes,
# 448; dissenting opinion as to status of Texas,
MINNEsot A, XVth amendment, 494.
MINortity REPRESENTATION, vote on, 392,393.
Miscell ANEoUs MATTERs, 504-506.
Mississippi bill, 410–112; Virginia and Texas bill, 408–
410; constitution lost, test oath promulgated, poll
tax annulled, colored persons competent jurors,
428, 429; Republican and Democratic platforms,
480–482; Grant's electio. proclamation, 505; XVth
amendment, 494.
Missouri, vote on XVth amendment, 494.
MoR. Tox, Oliven P., motion as to tenure-of-office bill,
398; on XVth amendment, 402,403, 404; as to Vir-
ginia, Mississippi, and Texas bill, 410; on public
credit bill, 413.
Mowgi, General J. A., to department of Louisiana, 425.
*: JAMES, objects to electoral vote of Louisiana,
NEDRAERA, XVth amendment, 494.

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NEGRO office-holding in Georgia, 466-474.
NEvADA, vote on XVth amendment, 494.
NEw HAMPSHIRE, vote on XVth amendment, 494, 495;
election of 1869, 506.
NEw JFRSEY, XVth amendment, 495.
NEw York, vote on XVth amendment. 495, 496.
Nii, Lack, WILLIAM E., motion as to public credit bill, 396.
North Carol.I.N.A. order as to railroad directors, ratifica-
tion of XIVth amendment, 427; 11 ilitary rule
ceases, 422, 427; vote on XVth amendment, 496.
Norrs, United States, for State taxes, Supreme Court
opinion, 440-143.
OFFICE.-Holpixo, by Georgia negroes, 466,471.
OFFICIAL proclamations of the year, 417-421.
OHIO, Republican and Democratic platforms, 482, 483;
vote on XVth amendment, 496, 497.
ORDERs on reconstruction, 422–432.
OREGox, XVth amendment, 497.
Pacific Railroad bonds, 503.
PAINr, HALBERT E., resolution as to Georgia congress-
men, 393.
Pass, NGFRTAx, can States levy a through, 431–437.
PENNsylvaN1A, Republican and Democratic platforms,
483, 481; vote on XVth amendment, 497.
PHELPs. CHARLEs E., minority representation motion,
PLATronxrs of States, 1860, 478-188.
Politic vL Works, 3d session, 10th Congress. 391-39s
se-sion 41st Congress, 408-415.
Proclam AiroNs of the year, official, 417–121,
Puistic ('Riort, bill, "... -:07: act, 412,413.
Public I) int. statement. "M)-562.
IR \\ 1 \LL, A1 Exax bar, \,..., Postmas or General. "s:.
RATI lovirex XVth amendment, final certilitate, 417-
RAwlixs, Jorts: A. Secretary of War. 466; Attorney Gen.
eral Hoa - letter to, on jurisdiction of military
commissions, 475-178.
REcossi RUCTION. Johnson's last mossage on, 384-301;
additional legislation. 408–115; Giant's message on.
417; military orders, 422–432.
REMov AL of Disabilities, vote on, 393.
REPRFs extATION, minority, 392,393; of Georgia, 393.
REPRESENTATIVES, Members of House of 407.
Resolutions condemning President Johnson's repudia.
tion plan, 391, 302.
REYNoLos, General J. J., assigned to fifth district, 422.
424: relieved, 421; orders cessation military rule
in Louisiana, convention tax to be paid, Texas not
to send Presidential electors, is removed, rein-
stated, test oath, 429, 430.
Rhode IslaxD, XVth amendment, 497; election of 1869,
Robeson, GEORGI, M., Secretary of the Navy, 406.
Rot'ssEAU, General L. H., to department of Louisiana,
SAwYER, FREDERICK A., motion as to XVth amendment,
Schexck, Ron ERT C., reintroduces public credit bill, 413.
ScHoFIELD, General J. M., Secretary of War,383; assigned
to department of the Missouri, 425.
SEwARD, WILLIAM H., Secretary of State, 383; final cer-
tificate XIVth amendment, 417-419.
SEYMoUR, HoRATIo, Presidential vote, 499.
SHELLABARGER, SAMUEL, motions XVth amendment, 400,
SHERIDAN, General PHILIP H., to department of Louis-
iana, to division of the Missouri, 424.
SHERMAN, General, letter as to surrender of J. E. John-
ston. 504. 505.
SixTEENth Amendment to United States Constitution
proposed, 506.
South CAROLINA ratifies XIVth amendment, 428; mili-
tary rule ceases, 422,428; vote on XVth amend-
ment, 497, 498.
STATE PLATForMs of 1869, 478-488.
STATE TAx on through passengers, 434–437.
STATUS of Texas. 448–456.
STEwART WILLIAM M., motions, XVth amendment, 400,
401, 404.
STEwART, ALExANDER. T., Secretary of the Treasury, 406.
STONEMAN, General, removes Governor Wells, and is
himself removed, 425.
SUFFRAGE, Female, 506.
SUMNER, Ch.ARLEs, amendment to tenure-of-office bill,
308; motion on XVth amendment, 402, 403; on
public credit bill, 413.
SURRENDER of General Johnston, 504,505.
SwAYNE, Justice, dissenting opinion as to status of Tex-
as, 456.
TABLEs, statistical, 500–502.
TAxATION, State, upon United States certificates, 437-
439; of United States notes, 439-443.

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505, 506.

TAx, can a State levy, upon through passengers, 434–

TAxEs, State, are they payable in United States notes,
TENNEssee, vote on XVth amendment, 498.
TENURE-of-OFFICE ACT, votes on, 397, 398; amendment,
413–415. -
TERRY. General A. H., to department of the South, 424;
orders colored evidence received in all cases be-
fore military courts, 425.
TEST OATH, in Virginia, 425, 426; Georgia, 428; Missis-
sippi. 429; Texas, 430.
TExAs (Virginia and Mississippi) bill, 408-410; orders as
to taxation, Presidential election, constitutional
convention, apprenticeship and tuition of children
real estate sales, education fund, test oath, 429, 430;
new constitution, 430–432; status of the State, 418–
456; Grant's proclamation for election, 505, 506;
XVth amendment, 498.
THoMAs, GeoRGE H., General, to division of the Pacific,
THURMAN, A. G., motion on public credit bill, 413.
TRUMBull, LYMAN, bill to amend tenure-of-office act, 414.
UNDERwoop, Justice, dissenting opinion in the Caesar
Griffin case, 462-466.
tion upon, 437; notes, State taxation on, 439–143.
UNION PAcific RAILROAD Boxins, 503.
VERMONT, Republican and Democratic platforms, 484;
XVth amendment, 498.
Vickers, GEORGE, motion on XVth amendment, 401.
VIRGINIA (Mississippi and Texas) bill, 408-410; Grant's
election proclamation, 420, 421; military orders as
to test oath, colored policemen, removing Gover-
nor Wells, reinstating him, reappointment military
officers to civil offices, registration and election offi-
cers, stay law extended, to £ election frauds,
Canby's letters justifying his test-oath order, 425–
27; judicial opinions in Caesar Griffin case, 457-166;
Republican and Democratic platforms, 481–187;

| XVth amendment, 498; election of 1869, #66; Dan-
iel's dispatch to Grant, 506.
VoTE on minority representation, Georgia electoral,
Georgia representation, removal of disabilities, 302,
3:13; popular, for President, 499.
VoTEs, political, 40th Congress, 3d session, 39.1-30.8;
condemning President Johnson’s repudiation plan,
391. 392; on counting Georgia electoral vote, .393;
equal rights in Di trict of Columbia, 395; public
credit bill, 395–397; tenure-of-office act, 3.7, 39s;
XVth amendment in Congress, 399–406; political,
41st Congress, 1st session, 408–115; Virginia (Mis-
sissippi and Texas) bill, 408-410; Mississippi bill,
410–112; public credit act, 412, 413; amendinent to
tenure-of-office act, 413–415; effect of XVth amend-
ment, 415; State legislatures on XVth amendment,
WADE, BENJAMIN F., acting Vice President, &c., 383.
WARNER, Justice, dissenting opinion in White vs.
Georgia, 471–174.
WARNER, WILLARD, motions, XVth amendment, 401, 403.
: WASHI, URN, HENRY L., bill to repeal tenure-of-office act,
WAs.III URNE, ELIUU B., Secretary of State, 406; resigns,
406, 408.
WAsixgroN TERRITORY, Republican and Democratic
platforms, 487,488; election of 1869, out.
WEBB, General A. S., to first military district, reinstates
Governor Wells, appoints military men to civil
office, is relieved, 42.5, 426.
WELLES, GIDEON, Secretary of the Navy, 28%.
| West VIRGIN1A, vote o XVth amendment, 40s.
WHITE rs. Grong IA, opinion of Georgia supreme court,
with dissenting opinion, 470–174.
WILLly, Waitvan T., resolution condemning President
Johnson's repudiation plan, 391.
WILLIAMS, GLORGE H., motion, XVth amendment, 401.
WILSox, HENRY, motions, XVth amendment, 401, 402,
40.3, 404.
| WiscossIN, vote on XVth amendment, 498.

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