On Tuesday, February 3, due to a special event being held in Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center, there will be no public tours of the Capitol. The Capitol Visitor Center will be closed all day except for individuals on official business and people going to the House and Senate Visitor Galleries.

To encourage settlement of the West, the government opened former Indian reservation land to homesteaders.

Mon, 2013-04-22 15:12 -- administrator

Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress

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