Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to the Secretary of the Interior (Google eBook)

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1898
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Page 81 - An Act to ascertain and settle the Private Land Claims in the State of California...
Page 117 - Those who shall prefer to remain in the said territories may either retain the title and rights of Mexican citizens or acquire those of citizens of the United States...
Page 127 - for the protection of the people of the Indian Territory, and for other purposes," it is having a salutary effect upon the nations composing the Five Tribes.
Page 68 - All claims for property of citizens of the United States taken or destroyed by Indians belonging to any band, tribe, or nation, in amity with the United States, without just cause or provocation on the part of the owner or agent in charge, and not returned or paid for.
Page 117 - In the said territories, property of every kind, now belonging to Mexicans not established there, shall be inviolably respected. The present owners, the heirs of these, and all Mexicans who may hereafter acquire said property by contract, shall enjoy with respect to it guaranties equally ample as if the same belonged to citizens of the United States.
Page 159 - November 29, 1950 by the principal chief of the Choctaw Nation and the Governor of the Chickasaw Nation...
Page 121 - That each and every person claiming lands in California by virtue of any right or title derived from the Spanish or Mexican government...
Page 118 - ... and it shall be the duty of the commissioners, when the case is ready for hearing, to proceed promptly to examine the same upon such evidence, and upon the evidence produced in behalf of the United States...
Page 13 - Interior that, by reason of age or other disability, any allottee under the provisions of said act, or any other act or treaty can not personally and with benefit to himself occupy or improve his allotment or any part thereof...
Page 87 - States at five per cent interest, or invested so as to produce such amount of interest, which shall be, after extinguishment of tribal government, applied by the Secretary of the Interior to the support of Mekasuky and...

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