Biennial Report of the Department of Archives and History of the State of West Virginia, Volume 3 (Google eBook)

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The Department, 1911 - Archives
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Vol. for 1910/14 includes the Eighth Annual report of the Ohio Valley Historical Association as the appendix.
  

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Page 144 - That War be, and the same is hereby declared to exist between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and the dependencies thereof, and the United States of America and their territories...
Page 10 - Declarations hereafter expressed, all those Lands, Countries, and Territories, situate, lying, and being in that Part of America, called Virginia, from the Point of Land, called Cape or Point Comfort, all along the Sea Coast to the Northward, two hundred miles, and from the said Point of Cape Comfort, all along the Sea Coast to the Southward, two hundred Miles, and all that Space and Circuit of Land, lying from the Sea Coast of the Precinct aforesaid, up into the Land throughout from Sea to Sea,...
Page 9 - And also all the Lands, Woods, Soil, Grounds, Havens, Ports, Rivers, Mines, Minerals, Marshes, Waters, Fishings, Commodities, and Hereditaments, whatsoever, from the same fifty Miles every way on the Sea Coast, directly into the main Land by the Space of one hundred like English Miles...
Page 261 - August the convention passed an ordinance to " provide for the formation of a new State out of a portion of the territory of this State.
Page 267 - Resolved by the Senate (the House of Representatives concurring), That the statue of FRANCIS H. PIERPONT, presented by the State of West Virginia to be placed in Statuary Hall, is accepted in the name of the United States, and that the thanks of Congress be tendered...
Page 186 - House dissenting) had declared that " by the act of the Republic of Mexico a state of war exists between that Government and the United States...
Page xxviii - Chapter of the Society of the Sons of the Revolution in the State of Ohio.
Page 9 - Miles directly over against the same Sea Coast; And also all the Lands . . . [etc.] . . . from the said Place of their first Plantation and Habitation for the space of fifty like English Miles, all alongst the said Coast of Virginia and America, towards the East and Northeast, or towards the North,-as the Coast lyeth, together with all the Islands within one hundred Miles, directly over against the...
Page 259 - Wheeling on the first day of July next, and proceed to organize themselves as prescribed by existing laws, in their respective branches. A majority in each branch, of the members qualified as aforesaid, shall constitute a quorum to do business.
Page 259 - The Delegates elected to the General Assembly on the 23d day of May last, and the Senators entitled under existing laws to seats in the next General Assembly, together with such Delegates and Senators as may be duly elected under the ordinances of this Convention, or existing laws, to fill vacancies, who shall qualify themselves by taking the oath or affirmation...

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