Index to the Miscellaneous Documents of the House of Representatives (Google eBook)

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1876
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Page 4 - Union, after ceding to the United States all public edifices, fortifications, barracks, ports and harbors, navy and navy-yards, docks, magazines, arms, armaments, and all other property and means pertaining to the public defence belonging to said republic of Texas, shall retain all the public funds, debts, taxes, and dues of every kind, which may belong to or be due and owing said republic ; and shall also retain all the vacant and unappropriated lands lying within its limits, to be applied to the...
Page 4 - Second, said State, when admitted into the Union, after ceding to the United States all public edifices, fortifications, barracks, ports and harbors, navy and navy yards, docks, magazines, arms, armaments, and all other property and means pertaining to the public defence, belonging to said Republic of Texas...
Page 50 - Government are concerned, as one continuous line ; and in such operation and use, to afford and to secure to each equal advantages and facilities as to rates, time, and transportation, without any discrimination of any kind in favor of the road or business of any or either of said companies, or adverse to the road or business of any or either of the others...
Page 5 - State aforesaid the original of which is now on file in this Department. In testimony whereof I have hereunto signed my name and affixed the Seal of the State of Oregon this twenty-first day of September.
Page 55 - It has pleased Almighty God to vouchsafe signal victories "to the land and naval forces engaged in suppressing an internal rebellion, and at the same time to avert from our country the dangers of foreign intervention and invasion.
Page 40 - Again, the aid our forces would receive from the loyal men in Tennessee would enable them soon to crush the last traitor in that region, and the separation of the two extremes would do more than one hundred battles for the Union cause.
Page 3 - In testimony whereof, I hereunto subscribe my name and affix the seal of said supreme court, at the city of Washington, this llth day of March, AD 1898. [Seal.] JAMES H. McKENNEY, Clerk of the Supreme Court of the United States.
Page 32 - ... nor any bill in equity filed to interfere in any manner with the operation of said judgment, and to release all errors that may intervene in the entering up of said judgment...
Page 48 - And be it further enacted, That the said Union Pacific Railroad Company is hereby authorized and required to construct a single line of railroad and telegraph from a point on the western boundary of the State of Iowa, to be fixed by the President of the United States...
Page 130 - Corinth, down the Mississippi Central railroad to Jackson, the capital of the State of Mississippi. The occupation of Jackson and the command of the railroad to New Orleans would compel the immediate evacuation of Vicksburg, as well as the retreat of the entire rebel army east of that line...

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