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The Resource United States congressional serial set

United States congressional serial set

Label
United States congressional serial set
Title
United States congressional serial set
Title variation
  • Congressional serial set
  • Serial number set
  • Congressional edition
  • Congressional set
  • Congressional series
  • Congressional series of United States public documents
  • Congressional document series
  • Sheep set
  • Sheep bound set
  • Serial set
  • U.S. serial set
  • U.S. Congressional serial set
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Note
  • Microfiche version issued with title: CIS U.S. serial set, covering 1789-1969; as part of: CIS microfiche library, 1970-
  • Includes a complete cumulation of: United States. Congress. House. Report; House document (United States. Congress. House); United States. Congress. Senate. Report; and: Senate document (United States. Congress. Senate)
  • Selected documents and reports from 1833-1917 also available in electronic form at the Library of Congress American memory web site. Select the category government, law from the first screen, scroll down to U.S. Congress documents on the 2nd screen, then click on U.S. serial set on the third.
Related
Cataloging source
DGPO
Entry convention
successive entry
Government publication
federal national government publication
Regularity
complete irregular
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Label
United States congressional serial set
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Numbering began with 15th Congress, as the publications of the earlier congresses were not assembled in book form
  • Prior to the 97th Congress, the serial set had no official name; it was popularly known as the Congressional serial set
  • The set has also been known variously as: Serial number set, Congressional edition, Congressional set, Congressional series, Congressional series of United States public documents, Congressional document series, Sheep set, Sheep bound set (owing to its distinctive sheepskin binding), and Serial set
  • Description based on: Serial no. 13891, published in 1990
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
volumes
Lccn
92643101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Publication designation
Began with: No. 1, with the 15th Congress, 1st session, 1817
Publication frequency
Irregular
System control number
93-S243
System details
Mode of access to electronic version: World Wide Web via Internet
Label
United States congressional serial set
Publication
Note
  • Numbering began with 15th Congress, as the publications of the earlier congresses were not assembled in book form
  • Prior to the 97th Congress, the serial set had no official name; it was popularly known as the Congressional serial set
  • The set has also been known variously as: Serial number set, Congressional edition, Congressional set, Congressional series, Congressional series of United States public documents, Congressional document series, Sheep set, Sheep bound set (owing to its distinctive sheepskin binding), and Serial set
  • Description based on: Serial no. 13891, published in 1990
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
volumes
Lccn
92643101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Publication designation
Began with: No. 1, with the 15th Congress, 1st session, 1817
Publication frequency
Irregular
System control number
93-S243
System details
Mode of access to electronic version: World Wide Web via Internet
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