5th United States Congress
The Fifth United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, consisting of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives....
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1797 in the United States
Events from the year 1797 in the United States.
1798 in the United States
Events from the year 1798 in the United States.
1799 in the United States
Events from the year 1799 in the United States.
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List of United States federal legislation
This is a chronological, but still incomplete, list of United States federal legislation. Congress has enacted approximately 200–600 statutes during each of its 112 biennial terms, so that more than 2...
United States Senate elections, 1796
The United States Senate elections of 1796 and 1797 were elections for the United States Senate which, coinciding with John Adams's election as President, had the ruling Federalist Party gain one seat...
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United States House of Representatives elections, 1796
Elections to the United States House of Representatives for the 5th Congress took place in the various states took place between August 12, 1796 (in North Carolina) and October 15, 1797 (in Tennessee)...
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List of special elections to the United States Senate
This is an incomplete list of special elections to the United States Senate. Such elections fill the vacancies that occur when a member of the Senate dies or resigns before the biennial general electi...
List of special elections to the United States Senate - Wikipedia
List of special elections to the United States House of Representatives
This is a list of special elections to the United States House of Representatives. Such elections are called by state governors to fill the vacancies that occur when a member of the House of Represent...
List of special elections to the United States House of Representatives - Wikipedia
United States House of Representatives elections, 1798
Elections to the United States House of Representatives for the 6th Congress took place in 1798 and 1799, the earliest in New York in April 1798, and the latest in Tennessee in August 1799, after the ...
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United States House of Representatives elections in New York, 1798
The 1798 United States House of Representatives elections in New York were held from April 24 to 26, 1798, to elect ten U.S. Representatives to represent the State of New York in the United States Hou...
Barbary pirates
The Barbary pirates, sometimes called Barbary corsairs or Ottoman corsairs, were pirates and privateers who operated from North Africa, based primarily in the ports of Salé, Algiers, Tunis, and Tripo...
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List of United States federal legislation, 1901-2001
This is a chronological, but incomplete, list of United States federal legislation passed by the 57th through 106th United States Congresses, between 1901 and 2001. For the main article on this subjec...
Alien and Sedition Acts
The Alien and Sedition Acts were four bills that were passed by the Federalists in the 5th United States Congress and signed into law by President John Adams in 1798, the result of the French Revolut...
Alien and Sedition Acts - Wikipedia
List of United States federal legislation, 2001-present
This is a chronological, but still incomplete, list of United States federal legislation passed by the 107th and subsequent United States Congresses, starting in 2001. For the main article on this su...
List of United States federal legislation, 2001-present - Wikipedia
An Act for the relief of sick and disabled seamen
An Act for the relief of sick and disabled seamen was passed by the 5th Congress. It was signed by President John Adams on July 16, 1798. The Act authorized the deduction of twenty cents per month ...
First Barbary War
The First Barbary War (1801–1805), also known as the Tripolitian War or the Barbary Coast War, was the first of two wars fought between the United States and the Northwest African Berber Muslim states...
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XYZ Affair
The XYZ Affair was a political and diplomatic episode in 1797 and 1798, early in the administration of John Adams, involving a confrontation between the United States and Republican France that led to...
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New Hampshire's at-large congressional district special election, 1797
A special election was held in New Hampshire's at-large congressional district on August 28, 1797 to fill a vacancy created by the resignation of Jeremiah Smith (F) on July 26 of the same year. Smith...
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Maryland's 7th congressional district special election, 1798
A special election was held in Maryland's 7th congressional district on November 29, 1798, to fill a vacancy left by the death of Representative-election Joshua Seney (DR) before the start of the 6th ...
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North Carolina's 10th congressional district special election, 1798
A special election was held in North Carolina's 10th congressional district on August 2, 1798 to fill a vacancy left by the death of Nathan Bryan (DR) on June 4, 1798
Spaight took his seat Decembe...
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Rhode Island's at-large congressional district special election, 1797
A special election was held in Rhode Island's at-large congressional district on August 29, 1797 to fill a vacancy left by the resignation of Elisha R. Potter (F) shortly after the end of the 1st sess...
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Vermont's 2nd congressional district special election, 1797
A special election was held in Vermont's 2nd congressional district on May 23, 1797 to fill a vacancy left by Daniel Buck (F) declining to serve the term to which he'd been re-elected in the previous ...
Vermont's 2nd congressional district special election, 1797 - Wikipedia
United States Senate special election in New York, August 1798
The second 1798 United States Senate special election in New York was held on August 17, 1798, by the New York State Legislature to elect a U.S. Senator (Class 1) to represent the State of New York in...
United States Senate special election in New York, August 1798 - Wikipedia
An Act further to protect the commerce of the United States
An Act further to protect the commerce of the United States, (5th Congress, Sess. 2, ch. 68, 1 Stat. 578) is an act of Congress approved July 9, 1798, authorizing the President of the United...
United States House of Representatives elections in Pennsylvania, 1798
Elections to the United States House of Representatives in Pennsylvania for the 6th Congress were held October 9, 1798
Thirteen Representatives (7 Democratic-Republicans and 6 Federalists) had bee...
United States House of Representatives elections in New Jersey, 1798
Elections to the United States House of Representatives in New Jersey for the 6th Congress were held October 10, 1798.
All previous elections had been held on an at-large basis. Five Federalists ...
Massachusetts's 11th congressional district special election, 1797
A special election was held in Massachusetts's 11th congressional district on August 4, 1797 to fill a vacancy left by the resignation of Theophilus Bradbury (F) upon his appointment to the Massachuse...
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