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1817-, House of Representatives Journals
Journals of the House of Representatives of the General Assembly of the State of Alabama: 1817-, St. Stevens, Thomas Eastin, 1818, followed by other
state printers in other towns and cities, title varied. Prior to its elevation to the status of a separate territory in 1817, Alabama had comprised
the eastern half of the Territory of Mississippi. The latter entity had been created by Congress in 1898 from lands disputed by the State of Georgia,
several native American tribes, and the United States itself. The whole of the sparsely settled Mississippi Territory was governed from Natchez by a
governor appointed under the terms of the Northwest Ordinance of 1787. The territorial years were unhappy ones for the easterners, who were isolated
from the Mississippi territorial government and consistently underrepresented in its legislature. After two decades the conflicting claims to parts of
the larger territory by Georgia had been settled with monetary payments and those of the Native Americans by war. The only question remaining for
Congress was whether to admit the whole of the vast Mississippi Territory as one large state, as the westerners wanted, or as two entities, with Alabama
being separate, as desired by the easterners. Congress went with the second option. In 1917 Mississippi was made a state, and Alabama was severed off
as the Alabama Territory. It was assumed from the beginning that Alabama’s territorial experience would be short. Therefore, rather than establishing a
unique territorial government, the region was governed much as it was during its Mississippi Territory period, with its territorial legislature being
comprised of transplanted Alabama members from the former Mississippi territorial legislature. As with its predecessor, the Alabama territorial
legislature had a House of Representatives and a Legislative Council. These worthies spent most of their energies during the two brief sessions of the
territorial legislature organizing the region for statehood. A constitutional convention was convened in July of 1819, and Alabama was admitted to the
Union as a state in December. The first state capital was at Saint Stevens. (Documents which are part of the Early State Records collection are digitized
from a microfilm copy of title originally held by the Library of Congress, the Alabama Supreme Court Library, Birmingham Public Library, British
Museum, British Public Record Office, and Alabama Department of Archives and History).
Title:   Journal of the House of Representatives of Alabama : reformatted from the original and including, Journal of the House of Representatives of the Alabama Territory ...
OCLC Number:   870868039
Available Volumes
NameFiche CountOnlinePaper Backup
Jan 1818 1st SessYesNo
Nov 1818 2nd SessYesNo
Oct 1819 1st SessYesNo
Nov 1820 2nd SessYesNo
Nov 1821 3rd SessYesNo
June 1821 Call SessYesNo
Nov 1822-23 4th SessYesNo
Nov 1823 5th SessYesNo
Nov 1824 6th SessYesNo
Nov 1824-25 7th SessYesNo
Nov 1826-27 8th SessYesNo
Nov 1827-28 9th SessYesNo
Nov 1828-29 10th SessYesNo
Nov 1829-30 11th SessYesNo
Nov 1830-31 12th SessYesNo
Nov 1831-32 13th SessYesNo
Nov 1832 Call SessYesNo
Nov 1832-33 14th SessYesNo
Nov 1833-34 15th SessYesNo
Nov 1834-35 16th SessYesNo
Nov 1835-36 17th SessYesNo
Nov 1836 18th SessYesNo
June 1837 Call SessYesNo
Nov 1837 19th SessYesNo
Dec 1838-39 20th SessYesNo
Dec 1839-40 21st SessYesNo
Nov 1840-41 22nd Sess (inc.)YesNo
Apr 1841 Call Sess (MS)YesNo
Apr 1841 Call SessYesNo
Nov 1841 23rd SessYesNo
Dec 1842-43 24th SessYesNo
Dec 1843-44 25th SessYesNo
Dec 1844-45 26th SessYesNo
Dec 1845-46 27th SessYesNo
Dec 1847-48 1st biennial Sess (inc.)YesNo
Nov 1849 2nd biennial SessionYesNo
Nov 1851 3rd biennial SessionYesNo
Nov 1853 4th biennial SessionYesNo
Nov 1855 5th biennial SessionYesNo
Nov 1857 6th biennial SessionYesNo
Nov 1859-60 7th biennial SessionYesNo
Jan 1861 1st Call. SessionYesNo
Oct 1861 2nd Call. SessionYesNo
Nov 1861 1st annual SessionYesNo
Oct 1862 Call. SessionYesNo
Nov 1862 2nd annual SessionYesNo
Aug 1863 Call SessionYesNo
Nov 1863 3rd annual SessionYesNo
Sept 1864 Call Session (MS) (inc.)YesNo
Nov 1864 4th annual Session (MS) (inc.)YesNo
Nov 1865-66 Reg. SessionYesNo
Nov 1866-67 Reg. SessionYesNo
July 1868 Ext. SessionYesNo
Sept 1868 Call. SessionYesNo
Nov 1868 Reg. SessionYesNo
Nov 1869 Reg. SessionYesNo
Nov 1870-71 Reg. SessionYesNo
Nov 1871-72 SessYesNo
Nov 1872-73 SessYesNo
Nov 1873 SessYesNo
Nov 1874-75 SessYesNo
Dec 1875-76 SessYesNo
Nov 1876-77 SessYesNo
Nov 1878-79 SessYesNo
Nov 1880-81 SessYesNo
Nov 1882-83 SessYesNo
Nov 1884-85 SessYesNo
Nov 1886-87 SessYesNo
Nov 1890-91 SessYesNo
Nov 1892-93 SessYesNo
Nov 1894-95 SessYesNo
Nov 1896-97 SessYesNo
Nov 1898-99 SessYesNo
May 1899 Special SessionYesNo
Nov 1900-01 SessYesNo
Jan 1903 SessYesNo
Jan 1907 SessYesNo
Feb 1907 Sess V2YesNo
Nov 1907 Ext Sess YesNo
July 1909 Ext SessYesNo
Jan 1911 Sess V1YesNo
Mar 1911 Sess V2YesNo
Jan 1915 Sess V1YesNo
Aug 1915 Sess V2YesNo
Jan 1919 Sess V1YesNo
Aug 1919 Sess V2YesNo
Sept 1920 Sp Sess YesNo
Oct 1921 Sp Sess YesNo
Jan 1923 Sess V1YesNo
Aug 1923 Sess V2YesNo
Dec 1926-27 Ex SessYesNo
Jan 1927 Sess V1YesNo
Jan 1931 Sess V1YesNo
May 1931 Sess V2YesNo
Aug 1932 Ex Sess V1YesNo
Oct 1932 Ex Sess V2YesNo
Jan 1933 Ex SessYesNo
Jan 1935 Sess V1YesNo
July 1935 Sess V2YesNo
Feb 1936 Sp SessYesNo
Nov 1936-37 Sp SessYesNo
Jan 1939 SessYesNo
Aug 1939 Sess V2YesNo
Mar 1939 Ex SessYesNo
June 1943 Sess V2YesNo
May 1945 Sess V1YesNo
June 1945 Sess V2YesNo
Jan 1947 Org SessYesNo
Mar 1947 1st Ex SessYesNo
May 1947 2d Ex SessYesNo
May 1947 Sess V1YesNo
July 1947 Sess V2YesNo
May 1949 Sess V1YesNo
July 1949 Sess V2YesNo
June 1950 1st Sp SessYesNo
July 1950 2d Sp SessYesNo
July 1950 3d Sp SessYesNo
July 1950 4th Sp SessYesNo
Aug 1950 5th Sp SessYesNo
Jan 1951 Org SessYesNo
Jan 1951 Sp SessYesNo
May 1951 Sess V1YesNo
July 1951 Sess V2YesNo
May 1953 Sess V1YesNo
Aug 1953 Sess V2YesNo
Jan 1955 Org SessYesNo
Jan 1955 1st Ex SessYesNo
Mar 1955 2d Ex SessYesNo
Apr 1955 3d Ex SessYesNo
May 1955 Sess V1YesNo
Aug 1955 Sess V2YesNo
May 1957 Sess V1YesNo
July 1957 Sess V2YesNo
Jan 1959 Org SessYesNo
Feb 1959 Ex SessYesNo
June 1959 2d Ex SessYesNo
May 1959 Sess V1YesNo
Sept 1959 Sess V2YesNo
May 1961 Sess V1YesNo
July 1961 Sess V2YesNo
Aug 1961 Sess V3YesNo
Aug 1961 Sess V4YesNo
Sept 1961 Sp SessYesNo
June 1962 Ext SessYesNo
Jan 1963 Org SessYesNo
Mar 1963 1st Ex SessYesNo
Mar 1963 2d Ex SessYesNo
May 1963 Sess V1YesNo
May 1963 Sess V2YesNo
Aug 1963 Sess V3YesNo
Aug 1963 Sess V4YesNo
May 1965 Sess YesNo
July 1965 Sess V2YesNo
Aug 1965 Sess V3YesNo
Feb 1965 Ex SessYesNo
Sept 1965 2d Ex SessYesNo
Sept 1965 3d Ex SessYesNo
July 1966 Ex SessYesNo
May 1971 Sess V1YesNo
May 1971 Sess V2YesNo
May 1971 Sess V3YesNo
May 1971 Sess V4YesNo
May 1971 Sess V5YesNo
1971 Reg Sess IndexYesNo
1973 May Ext Sess YesNo
1973 May Sess V1YesNo
1973 July Sess V2YesNo
1973 Aug Sess V3YesNo
1973 Aug Sess V4YesNo
1973 Sept Sess V5YesNo
1975 May Sess V1YesNo
1975 Aug Sess V2YesNo
1975 Sept Sess V3YesNo
1975 Oct Sess V4YesNo
1975 Jan Org SessYesNo
1975 Jan 1st Ex SessYesNo
1975 Mar 2d Ex SessYesNo
1975 Mar 3d Ex SessYesNo
1975 Nov 4th Ex SessYesNo
1976 May Sess V1YesNo
1976 July Sess V2YesNo
1977 Feb Sess V1YesNo
Feb 1977 Sess V2YesNo
1977 May Sess V3YesNo
1977 May 1st Ex SessYesNo
1977 June 2d Ex SessYesNo
1978 Jan 1st Ex SessYesNo
1978 Jan SessYesNo
1978 Mar Sess V2YesNo
1978 Apr Sess V3YesNo
1978 July 2d Ex SessYesNo
1979 Jan Org SessYesNo
1979 Jan 1st Ex SessYesNo
1979 Apr Sess V1YesNo
1979 June Sess V2YesNo
1979 July Sess V3YesNo
1980 Feb Sess V1YesNo
1980 Apr Sess V2YesNo
1980 May Sess V3YesNo
1981 Feb Sess V1YesNo
1981 Apr Sess V2YesNo
1981 May Sess V3YesNo
1981 Aug 1st Ex SessYesNo
1981 Sept 2d Ex SessYesNo
1981 Nov 3d Ex SessYesNo
1982 Jan V1YesNo
1982 Apr Sess V2YesNo
1982 May 1st Ex SessYesNo
1982 June 2d Ex SessYesNo
1982 Aug 3d Ex SessYesNo
1983 Jan Org SessYesNo
1983 Jan 1st Ex SessYesNo
1983 Feb 2d Ex SessYesNo
1983 Apr Sess V1YesNo
1983 June Sess V2YesNo
1984 Feb Sess V1YesNo
1984 May Sess V2YesNo
1984 May 1st Ex SessYesNo
1984-85 Dec 2d Ex SessYesNo
1985 Jan 1st Ex SessYesNo
1986 Jan Sess V1YesNo
1986 Apr Sess V2YesNo
1986 Apr Sess V3YesNo
1986 Sept 1st Ex SessYesNo