Dividing Prize Money After the Capture of a Slave Ship [Slavery]. [United States]. In the Senate of the United States. February 21, 1858-Ordered to Be Printed. Mr. Polk Made the Following Adverse Report [To Accompany Bill S. (C. of C.) 108.]: The Committee of Claims, To Whom was Referred the Opinion of the Court of Claims in the Case of O.H. Berryman and Others, Report: The Claimants in this Case are the Officers and Crew of the United States Schooner "On-Ka-Hy-E" [drop-head title]. [Washington, DC: S.n., 1858]. 13 pp. Octavo (9" x 5-1/2"). Disbound, light rubbing to extremities, some toning and light foxing. $100. * 35th Congress, 1st Session, Senate, Rep. Com. No. 33. This speech disputes the distribution of prize money between the Federal government and the crew that captured the slave ship Laurens.
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