History of Louisa County, Iowa, from Its Earliest Settlement to 1912, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1912 - Louisa County (Iowa)
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Page 421 - River; thence from the point aforesaid north along the said meridian line to the intersection of the parallel of latitude which passes through the rapids of the river Des Moines, making the said line to correspond with the Indian boundary line; thence east from the point of intersection last aforesaid along the said parallel of latitude to the middle of the channel 'of the main fork of the said river Des Moines...
Page 25 - But what is the right of a huntsman to the forest of a thousand miles over which he has accidentally ranged in quest of prey...
Page 422 - That the Inhabitants of the said Territory shall be entitled to, and enjoy, all and singular the rights, privileges, and advantages, granted and secured to the people of the Territory of the United States north-west of the river Ohio...
Page 420 - ... thence west, along the same, to a point where the said parallel is intersected by a meridian line passing through the middle of the mouth of the Kansas river...
Page 418 - Name of the Council Established at Plymouth in the County of Devon, for the Planting, Ruling, Ordering and Governing of New England in America...
Page 147 - For modes of faith let graceless zealots fight; His can't be wrong whose life is in the right...
Page 421 - An act to provide for the government of the territory Northwest of the river Ohio...
Page 19 - I thank thee, Blackgown, and thee, Frenchman," addressing M. Jollyet, "for taking so much pains to come and visit us ; never has the earth been so beautiful, nor the sun so bright, as to-day; never has our river been so calm, nor so free from rocks, which your canoes have removed as they passed; never has our tobacco had so fine a flavour, nor our corn appeared so beautiful as we behold it to-day.
Page 435 - Des Moines River, thence up the middle of the main channel of the said Des Moines River, to a point on said river where the Northern boundary line of the State of Missouri as established by the constitution of that State...
Page 435 - That sections numbered sixteen and thirty-six in every township of public lands in said State, and where either of said sections, or any part thereof, has been sold or otherwise disposed of, other lands, equivalent thereto, and as contiguous as may be, shall be granted to said State for the use of schools.

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