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From the Rare Books Collection. An illustrated booklet for Norfolk and Western Railway employee customer service training. Instructions given for porters (redcaps) and conductors, among other employees.

From the Rare Books Collection. A compilation of advertisements originally published between 1943 and 1944 by the Southern Railway System, published in regional and national publications, intended to demonstrate the contribution made by southern states during World War II.

From the Rare Books Collection. A compilation of articles criticizing railway management in the United States, previously published in British financial publications.

Joint Resolutions: On the subject of the war, and in regard to the free navigation of the Mississippi River. By Mr. Barksdale; Read first and second times, and referred to Committee on Foreign Relations, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 10 March 1863.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to provide for the payment of officers acting under temporary appointment from the commander of any department, corps, division or brigade." By Mr. Vest, from Committee on Military Affairs; Read first and second times and referred to Committee on Military Affairs. March 30, 1863 - Reported back and Committee discharged, laid on the table and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to provide for keeping in repair the railroads of the Confederate States necessary for the transportation of troops and Government supplies." By Mr. Clapp; Read first and second times, laid on the table and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 31 March 1863.

A Bill: To regulate Furloughs and Discharges to Soldiers in Hospitals. By Mr. Farrow; Read first and second times, referred to the Committee on the Medical Department, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 04 April 1863.

A Bill: To distribute bounty, granted as a reward to the officers and men serving on board of the Virginia, Patrick Henry, Jamestown, Raleigh, Beaufort and Teazer, for their gallantry and courage in the naval engagement with the enemy's vessels in Hampton Roads, on the 8th and 9th of March 1862. By Mr. Chambliss, from Committee on Naval Affairs; Read first and second times, and ordered to be laid on the table and printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 08 April 1863.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to prevent trading with the enemy or with persons resident in the United States." By Mr. Foote; Read first and second time, referred to Judiciary Committee, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 10 December 1863.

A Bill: To raise a tax for the support of Government. By Mr Perkins; Read first and second times, referred to Special Committee on Currency and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 11 December 1863.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to permit the funding of certain Treasury notes not now fundable." By Mr. Russell; Read first and second times, referred to Special Committee on Currency, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 14 December 1863.

Resolution on Finance. By Mr. Hilton; Referred to the Special Committee on Currency, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 14 December 1863.

A Bill: To be entitled, " An Act to amend An Act entitled 'An Act to provide for the funding and further issue of treasury notes,' approved March 23, 1863." By Mr. Foster; Read first and second times, and referred to Special Committee on the Currency, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 16 December 1863.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to raise a revenue by direct taxation." By Mr. Sexton; Read first and second times, referred to Special Committee on Currency, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 16 December 1863.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to amend An Act entitled, 'An Act to prevent fraud in the Quartermaster's and Commissary's Departments, and the obtaining under false pretense transportation for private property,' approved May 1st, 1863." By Mr. Clapp; Read first and second times, referred to the Committee on Quartermaster and Commissary Departments, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 18 December 1863.

A Bill: Continuing in pay all discharged soldiers by reason of wounds and injuries received in the service. By Mr. Read, in the nature of a substitute for the bill to "provide for disabled officers and soldiers"; Postponed and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 21 December 1863.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to amend the law in relation to substitutes." By Mr. Holton; Ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 21 December 1863.

Resolution: Directory to the Select Committee on Finance. By Mr. Heiskell; Referred to the Special Committee on Currency, and ordered to be printed approved by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 21 December 1863.

House Suggestions: For financial relief. By Mr. H. W. Bruce; Referred to the Special Committee on Finance, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 21 December 1863.

A Bill: To prohibit dealing in the paper currency of the enemy. By Mr. Heiskell, from Committee on Judiciary; Read first and second times and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 22 December 1863

A Bill: To prevent trading with the enemy. By Mr. Heiskell, from Judiciary Committee; Read first and second times and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 22 December 1863.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act supplemental to, and amendatory of, the several acts for the sequestration of the estates, property and effects of alien enemies, and for indemnity of citizens of the Confederate States, and persons aiding the same in the existing war with the United States." By Mr. Gray; 21 December 1863 - Read first and second times, referred to the Committee on Judiciary. December 23, 1863, reported back, with amendments, placed on the Calendar, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to allow commissioned officers of the army rations and the privilege of purchasing clothing from the Quartermaster's Department." By Mr. Miles; December 11, 1863 - Read first and second times, and referred to Committee on Military Affairs. December 24, 1863 - Reported back favorably, placed upon the Calendar, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to establish a Bureau of Foreign Supplies." By Mr. Perkins, from the Committee on Foreign Affairs; Read first and second times, placed upon the calendar, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 24 December 1863.

Joint Resolution: For the relief of Major W.F. Haines. By Mr Clopton; Placed on the Calendar and ordered to be printed. Reported by Committee on Claims as a substitute for the original bill by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 24 December 1863.

A Bill: To provide for the reduction of the currency. By Mr. Wm. D. Simpson, South Carolina; Read first and second times, refereed to the Special Committee on Currency, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 30 December 1863.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act repealing existing, and regulating future, exemptions from military service." By Mr. Miles; Postponed, placed on the Calendar, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 04 January 1864.

Amendment. By Mr. Swan; Ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 05 January 1864.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to increase the efficiency of the army by the employment of free Negroes and slaves in certain capacities." By Mr. Miles, from the Military Committee; Read first and second times, placed upon the calendar, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 05 January 1864.

A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to provide for disabled officers, non-commissioned officers, musicians, privates and seamen." By Mr. Funsten; Read first and second times, laid on the table, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the Confederate States of America on 06 January 1864.

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