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Catalog Number 328 SEN 1791 3rd
Object Name Book
Date of Publication 1791
Title Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States: Anno M, DCC, XC, and of the independence of the United States, the fifteenth
Summary Inscription: "J. Brown, 1791."

This journal contains an appendix with the proceedings of the District of Kentucky for admission in the Union. Kentucky was approved for statehood in 1791. The KY legislature chose to officially become a state in 1792. Kentucky was the fifteenth state to enter the Union. John Brown's votes are recorded in this journal. His name appears 19 times. 18 votes/ 1 index.

Brown's signature in this journal deviates from his typical one. This unusual dynamic mark indicates that he probably felt this journal was special.


Author United States. Congress House 1790-1791
Publisher Francis Childs and John Swaine
Place of Publication Philadelphia
Language English
Subjects United States--Politics and government--1789-1797--Sources.
United States--History--Sources
People John Brown
Search Terms United States Politics