Statistics for occurrence #1 of “South Carolina” in chapter 1.38 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:
... a Confederate Senator.
In Congress, Mr. Semmes was at once appointed a member of the Finance Committee, in connection with Honorable R. M. T. Hunter, of Virginia, and Honorable Robert Barnwell, of South Carolina , and a member of the Judiciary Committee, of which Honorable B. H. Hill was chairman.
He was also chairman of the joint committee on the flag and seal of the Confederate States.
As chairman of th...
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