Townsville council marks 150 year anniversary with reenactments
On Sept. 17, 1831, two young girls, Mary Esterhazy and Ellen B. Rogers, wrote the first formal letter to the public ever received from Washington.
With “Your Excellency” under the address, the first letter to a member of Congress was received by Congress바카라woman Mary McElhaney, an independent who was sworn into the Virginia Legislature as a Democrat.
“You have never had a less beautiful person to present yourself to; you have a woman’s touch, and the ladies in my district are in the highest sense pleased with your appearance,” wrote McElhaney, who lives in New Jersey.
At the time, President Abraham Lincoln was campaigning for re-election to his second term. The letter, dated Oct. 10, 1831, was delivered to Lincoln by a young woman in Congress and addressed only to “a friend who, at that time, was in this State.”
On Oct. 16, 1831, the American Constitution Association held its inaugural meeting at Philadelphia’s State House. Among the speakers was New York Democrat and Democratic presidential candidate Grover Cleveland, who introduced himself as a member of the American Revolution Association.
As it turned out, this was not Cleveland’s first contact with the public; he had been the guest speaker at the inaugural gathering in Philadelphia in 1831 for John Quincy Adams, the first U.S. president to use the Electoral College to elect their party leader.
In 1833, Cleveland attended a congressional delegation from New York and was part of the delegation’s delegation in France to meet with the French President Joseph Marie Leclerc, who had appointed members of the newly elected French government to the newly created French Parliament.
The next year, Cleveland again returned to Philadelphia and was again a part of the delegation who met with the French president and the representatives of the French government.
From the beginning of his administration, President Lincoln더킹카지노 began to include citizens at his meetings, meeting with them throughout the day in a private room while they spoke in a room attached to the Capitol. A letter, dated April 26, 1843, states that members더킹카지노 of Congress will visit him privately after his inauguration.
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