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Preface by Senator Robert C. Byrd, President pro tempore
Prepared by the Senate Historical Office under the direction of Nancy Erickson, Secretary of the Senate

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PRO TEM: Presidents Pro Tempore of the
United States Senate since 1789
Document Section
File Size Number of Pages
Dust Jacket 296 KB 1
Title Pages 64 KB 2
Table of Contents 52 KB 2
Foreword 92 KB 2
Preface 1.3 MB 1
The Formative Years, 1789-1860 2.3 MB 48
A Question of Succession, 1861-1889 1.9 MB 18
Fathers of the Senate, 1890-1946 524 KB 22
The Modern Era, 1947-present 1.6 MB 18
Credits of Illustrations 136 KB 2
Name Index 68 KB 2

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