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Washington Peace Conference Transcript

State of Maine.


Resolves providing for the appointment of Commissioners to Convention at Washington.


Resolved that Hon William P. Fessenden, Lot M. Morrill, Daniel E. Somes, John J. Perry, Ezra B. French, Freeman H. Morse, Stephen Coburn and Stephen C. Foster, are hereby appointed Commissioners from the State of Maine, to act in the Convention now assembled in Washington upon the invitation of Virginia: said Commissioners to be subject at all times to the control of the Legislature.


Resolved that the Governor be requested to inform said Commissioners forthwith by telegraph of their appointment.


Rules suspended. Twice read & passed to be engrossed, House.

Charles A. Miller, Clerk.


In Senate Feby 7, 1861.

These Resolves read twice & passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

James M. Lincoln. secy.