Vote Subject Matter:
/ Domestic Social Policy
Sponsor: BOUTWELL, George Sewel (R-MA)
Description: TO PASS A RESOLUTION PROVIDING THAT JEFFERSON DAVIS, LEADER OF THE LATE REBELLION, IS GUILTY OF TREASON AND WAS CHARGED BY PROCLAMATION OF PRESIDENT MAY 18, 1865, - RESOLVED THAT DAVIS BE HOLD IN CUSTODY AS A PRISONER, SUBJECT TO TRIAL ACCORDING TO LAWS. (P. 3089)
Original source documents:
Congresional Globe vol. 73, p. 3089;
House Journal vol. 63, p. 822;
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