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The District of Columbia; the seat of government

by Bernard A. Weisberger

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Published by Time-Life Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Washington (D.C.)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Bernard A. Weisberger and the editors of Time-Life Books.
      SeriesTime-Life library of America
      ContributionsTime-Life Books.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF194 .W4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p.
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5601900M
      LC Control Number68008544

      The Removal of the Seat of Government to the District of Columbia | This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. District of Columbia home rule is District of Columbia residents' ability to govern their local affairs. As the federal capital, the constitution grants the United States Congress exclusive jurisdiction over the District in "all cases whatsoever".. At certain times, and presently since , Congress has allowed certain powers of government to be carried out by locally elected officials.

      Map of Washington City, District of Columbia, seat of the federal government: respectfully dedicated to the Senate and the House of Representatives of the United States of North America Contributor Names Boschke, A. Bien, Julius, The coming of the white man, and the founding of the national capital / by Ainsworth R. Spofford --Removal of the government to the District of Columbia in / by Ainsworth R. Spofford --Removal of the seat of government to Washington / by. W.B. Bryan --The centennial of the permanent seat of the government of the United States / by Samuel C.

        Statehood for the District of Columbia, the obstinate, long pursued, and all-or-nothing insistence on making the small enclave that hosts the nation's federal government the 51st state, is. The Removal of the Seat of Government to the District of Columbia: Two Papers Read Before the District of Columbia Historical Society Classic Reprint: : W. B. Bryan: Libri in altre lingue.


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Busey Locating the capital. By Gaillard Hunt Sketch of the various forms of local government in the District of Columbia; with list of Washington city officials []. State Government Official Name: District of Columbia. Governor: Mayor Muriel Bowser. Email: [email protected] Contact: Contact the District of Columbia Government.

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