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LIST OF THE PUBLIC ACTS OF CONGRESS. xv Treasury Notes. An act to revise and extend "An act to authorize the issuing of Treasury Notes hp to mcct the current expenses of Government," approved the twenty.first of May, eighteen hundred and thirty-eight. March 2, 1839.. . . . . . . . ... . . . . . . . . ... . .. . . . 323 Public Buildings in Florida. An act to provide for the erection of public buildings in the Ter. ritoryofFlorida. Morch3, 1839... ... .. .. ..323 Appropriations for the Indian Department. An act making a pro riations for the current and contingent. expenses of the Indian Department, and for iixllilling treaty stipulations with the various Indian tribes, for the year one thousand eight hundred and thirtymine. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1839. . . ..323 Improvements in Wisconsin. An act to authorize the construction of certain improvements in the Tcrritoryof Wisconsin, and for other purposes. March 3, 1839. .. 328 Virginia Military Land Warrants. An act to repeal the second section of “An act to extend tho* time for locating Virginia. military land warrants and returning surveys thereon to the General Land Office," approved July seventh, eighteen hundred and thirty-eight. March 3, 1839. ... . . .. .. . 329 Relief of Umbrella Makers. An act for the relief of umbrella makers. (Obsolete.) March 3, 329 1839. . . ... . . . . . . . Purchase of Land for the Navy.Yarzl at Charlestown, Massachusetts. An act to authorize the Secretary of the Navy to purchase a tract of land belonging to the heirs of John Harris, deceased, being within the limits of the na.vy·yard in Charlestown, Massachusetts. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1839. ... . .. . . . . 329 A Pier at the Extremity of Winnebago Lake. An act making appropriations for building a. pier ut the northern extremity of Winnebago lake, and for other purposes. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1839 . . .. . . . . ... . . . . 330 Lands for Public Buildings in Iowa. An act making a donation of land to the Territory of Iowa for the purpose of erecting public buildings thereon. March 3, 1839.. . . . . . . . . . . . 330 Improvement of Rivers and Repair of Roads in Florida. An act for the improvement and survey of certain rivers, z-md the repair of certain roads in Florida. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1839. 331 Compensation of the Judges of the Supreme Court of Iowa. An act granting to the Judges of the Supreme Court of Iowa the same compensation as by law is given to the Judges of tl1cSupremeComtofWisconsin. 'March3, 1839 .. 331 Census. An act to provide for taking the sixth census or enumeration of the inhabitants of the United States. March 3, 1839. . . ... 331 Courts in Missouri, Tennessee, Alabama, Wisconsin, Michigan, Arkansas and New York. _An act to amend the act of the third of March, eighteen hundred and thirty-seven,eut1tled “An act supplementary to the act entitled ‘An act to amend the judicial system of the United States} and for other purposes? March 3, 1839.. . . . . .. . . . . . 337 Appropriations for the support of Government. An act making appropriations for the civil and diplomatic expense of Government, for the year eighteen hundred and thirty-nine. (Obsolete.) Ma.rch3,IS39. . .. ..."... 339 Reliq of the Brolherton Indians. An act for the relief of the Brotherton Indians, in the Territory of Wisconsin. March 3, 1839. . . . . . . . . . 349 Protection of the Northern and North·Wectern Frontier. An act making an appropriation for the protection of the northern and north-western frontier of the United States. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1839 . . .. . ... . ... L 351 Adjutant General included in the Act regulating Brevet Pay, Qc. An acttoamend an act entitled "An act regulating the pay and emoluments of brevet o&icers," passed April 16, 1818. March 3, 1839. ... . . .. . . . .. . . . 352 Road in Iowa. An act to authorize the construction of a road from Dubuque, in the Territory of Iowa, to the northern boundary of the State of Missouri, and for other purposes. Mo.rch3,I839. . . . . . .. 352 Fire-proof Building in the General Poet-Office. An act providing for the erection of a dre·proof building {br the use of the General Post-Office Department. March 3, l839. . . . . . . . . . . 353 Patents for useful Inventions. An act in addition to “An act to promote the progress of the usefularts." March 3, 1839 . . ... ... 353 Defence of the United States in case of Invasion. An act giving to the President of the United States additional powers for the defence of the United States, in certain easesmgarnst invasion, and for other purposes. (Expired.) March 3, 1839. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 355 Wisconsin and Iowa Territories. An act to alter and amend the organic law of the Territories ofWisoonsin and Iowa. March 3, 1839. . ..`. . ... ... .. 356