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Missouri Historical Documents Browser: 1853

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Missouri State Agencies and Institutions, 1853

A "Yes" in the Found in Journal column indicates that the department's annual or biennial report
was published in legislative journal appendices. Scroll down for more detail.

Full Text in HathiTrust Agency Name Major Serial Publications Supplementary Information
  Adjutant General (Militia Department)   History thesis (1999)
History book (1987)
Yes Agriculture, Committee on    
Yes Auditor of Public Accounts    
Yes Bank of Missouri, Committee on    
Yes Blind, Trustees of the Missouri Institution for the Education of the Annual Report 1853 History thesis (1938)
Yes Committee to Settle with the Auditor of Public Accounts and State Treasurer    
Yes Deaf and Dumb Asylum, Board of Commissioners of the    
Yes Federal Relations, Committee on    
  Geological and Mineralogical Survey    
  Governor Messages & Proclamations Dissertation (1907)
  Judiciary, Committee on    
Yes Lands, Register of    
Yes Lunatic Asylum, State   History book (2007)

Yes

Yes

Pacific Railroad    

Yes

Yes

Penitentiary   History book (2004)
History thesis (1971)

Yes

Yes

Public (Common) Schools, Superintendent of Reports History thesis (1965)*
History thesis (1946)*
History book (1911)*
More history books*
Yes Rev. A.L. Hamilton to Governor on the Subject of Prisons    
Yes Secretary of State    
Yes Treasurer Reports History book (1963)
Yes University, State- Columbia   History books
  Ways and Means, Committee on    

 

Appendices to the House and Senate Journals

Reports published in Appendices to the Missouri Journals of the House and Senate 1852-1853

  • Treasurer of Missouri (p. 145-150, 235-256))
  • Secretary of State publication: 1st Annual Report of the Pacific Railroad (p. 37-40)
  • Secretary of State - report of election results for governor and lieut. gov., (p. 337-340)
  • Committee on Federal Relations (p. 1-2)
  • Memorial of the President and Directors of The Pacific Railroad (p. 3-24)
  • Memorial of the North Missouri Railroad Convention (p. 27-36)
  • Committee to examine the state and condition of the Bank of Missouri (p. 43-122)
  • Treasurer of Missouri (p. 145-150)
  • Curators of the State University (p. 151-154)
  • Board of Managers of the State Lunatic Asylum (p. 155-205)
  • Inspectors of Penitentiary (p. 209-232) includes names and information about individual convicts
  • Report on the Subject of Prisons by Rev. A. L. Hamilton, (p. 123-144)
  • Report of the Superintendent, State Lunatic Asylum (p. 185-205)
  • Auditor of Public Accounts (p. 235-254)
  • Register of Lands (p. 257-265, 341-342)
  • Board of Commissioners of the Deaf and Dumb Asylum (p. 265-272)
  • Committee on Agriculture (p. 273-282)
  • Superintendent of Common Schools - 7th Report (p. 283-324)
  • Trustees of the Missouri Institution for the Education of the Blind - 1st and 2nd annual reports (p. 325-335)
  • Committee appointed by the governor to examine... the Bank of the State of Missouri and its branches (p. 43-120)
  • Committee to settle with Auditor of Public Accounts and State Treasurer (p. 121-122)
  • Committee on Ways and Means (p. 345-346)
  • Committee on Education (p. 347)
  • Committee on Internal Improvements (p. 347)
  • Judiciary Committee (p. 328)
  • University Committee (p. 349-371) includes special investigation on whether gospel preaching was being unconstitutionally mingled with coursework