Footnotes for the Sessions of the
8th Congress, 1803-1805

session type convened adjourned President pro Tempore
of the Senate
Speaker of the House
of Representatives
1stlong17 October 180327 March 1804Brown, John
(Rep.- Kentucky)
Franklin, Jesse
(Rep.- North Carolina)

Senator Franklin was elected President pro Tempore by the Senate in place of Senator Brown on 10 March 1804.

2ndshort5 November 18043 March 1805Anderson, Joseph
(Rep.- Tennessee)


"Regular" Sessions of Congress
"Regular" Sessions prior to the adoption of the 20th Amendment (1933)
"Regular" Sessions after the adoption of the 20th Amendment (1933)
"Extra" Sessions
"Special SENATE" Sessions

Related information:
Political Party Floor Leaders in the Congress of the United States
A Brief History of Congressional Leadership