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Purchase of Northwestern Territory, Governor's Message - 3rd R.S. (1849)

Committee Members
Benjamin Rush Wallace, Co-Chair
William M. 'Buckskin' Williams, Co-Chair
David Gage
Jesse Grimes
Henry Lawrence Kinney
Thomas McKinney
John Polk
Hardin Richard Runnels
Darwin Massey Stapp
William Henry Stewart
David Campbell Van Derlip
Louis Trezevant Wigfall
• Report on the Governor's message relative to establishment of our boundaries, as refers to the proposition made by the United States, for the purchase of a part of our Northwestern territory.

House members appointed 11/19/1850 pursuant to resolution by Williams; Wigfall added 11/20/1850; Williams listed as Chairman on part of House in joint select committee report 11/20/1850 (House Journal, 3rd Leg., 2nd C.S., pp. 15-16, 18, 20-23).
Senate members appointed 11/19/1850; Wallace listed Chairman on part of Senate in joint committee report 11/20/1850 (Senate Journal, 3rd Leg., 2nd C.S., pp. 14, 16).

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