United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65

An amendment to the United States Constitution to abolish slavery introduced during the American Civil War.

Officers of the House of Representatives


(non-voting)

Members (6):

Name Visualize Details Delegations
Rev. W. H. Channing Visualize Chaplain of the House of Representatives for the Thirty-Eighth Congress Officers of the House of Representatives (This negotiation)
Emerson Etheridge Visualize Clerk of the House of Representatives during the 37th United States Congress Officers of the House of Representatives (This negotiation) , Tennessee Delegation (The Road to Civil War)
Ira Goodenow Visualize Doorkeeper of the House of Representatives for the Thirty-Eighth Congress Officers of the House of Representatives (This negotiation)
William S. King Visualize Postmaster of the House of Representatives for the Thirty-Eighth Congress Officers of the House of Representatives (This negotiation)
Edward McPherson Visualize Clerk of the House of Representatives during the Thirty Eighth United States Congress Officers of the House of Representatives (This negotiation) , Officers of the House of Representatives (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Officers of the House of Representatives (United States Fifteenth Amendment)
Nehemiah G. Ordway Visualize Sergeant-at-Arms of the House of Representatives during the 38th United States Congress Officers of the House of Representatives (This negotiation)