Provides brief history of Columbus Day, a Federal holiday commemorating Christopher Columbus's historic voyage landing in the Americas on Oct. 12, 1492. Includes information on related legislation, CRS reports, examples of speeches and recognitions from the legislative branch, Presidential proclamations, and historical resources.
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CRS Report. and Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed Dec. 2015). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.