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Missouri Historical Documents Browser: 1851

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Missouri State Agencies and Institutions, 1851

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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)
  Agriculture, Committee on    
Yes Auditor of Public Accounts    
Yes Bank Report    
Yes Banks and Corporations, Committee on    
Yes Commissioner of the Permanent Seat of Government    
Yes Committee to Settle with the Auditor and Treasurer    

Messages & Proclamations

Dissertation (1907)
Yes Joint Committee Appointed to Visit the Asylum for the Insane    
Yes Judiciary, Committee on    
Yes Lunatic Asylum, State   History book (2007)
Yes Penitentiary   History book (2004)
Yes Public (Common) Schools, Superintendent of Reports

History thesis (1965)*
History thesis (1946)*
History book (1911)*
More history books*

Yes Treasurer, State    



University, State - Columbia


History books
Yes 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 1850-1851

  • State Treasurer (p. 200-205)
  • Secretary of State communication in relation to the instruction of the deaf and dumb and blind (p. 175-178) includes names and information about individual students
  • Permanent Seat of Government (p. 3)
  • Auditor of Public Accounts (p. 4-25)
  • Bank Report (p. 26-115)
  • Curators of the State University (p. 116-120)
  • Commissioners of the Lunatic Asylum (p. 134-138)
  • Superintendent of Common Schools (p. 139-174)
  • Inspectors of the Penitentiary (p. 179-199) includes names and information about individual convicts
  • Joint Committee Appointed to Visit the Asylum for the Insane (p. 210-214)
  • Committee to settle with the Auditor and Treasurer (p. 208-209)
  • Standing Committee on State University (p. 215-217)
  • Committee on Agriculture report on hemp inspection (p. 217-218)
  • Committee on Ways and Means (p. 218-223)
  • Joint Committee on the Penitentiary (p. 223-225)
  • Standing Committee on the State Lunatic Asylum (p. 225-228)
  • Committee on the Judiciary (p. 229-231)
  • Committee on Banks and Corporations (p. 232-234)
  • Committee on Internal Improvement (p. 234-236)