The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the Year ..., Volume 18 (Google eBook)

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Gray and Bowen, 1846 - Almanacs, American
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Page 214 - From the point at which the forty-ninth parallel of north latitude shall be found to intersect the great northern branch of the Columbia River, the navigation of the said branch shall be free and open to the Hudson's Bay Company, and to all British subjects trading with the same, to the point where the said branch meets the main stream of the Columbia, and thence down the said main stream to the ocean...
Page 214 - Majesty shall be continued westward along the said forty-ninth parallel of north latitude to the middle of the channel which separates the continent from Vancouver's Island, and thence southerly through the middle of the said channel, and of Fuca's Straits to the Pacific Ocean...
Page 213 - That, in proportion as suitable arrangements can be made for their reception, all objects of art and of foreign and curious research, and all objects of natural history, plants, and geological and mineralogical specimens, belonging or hereafter to belong, to the United States...
Page 206 - Brule in a direct line to the center of the channel between Middle and South Islands, in the Lake of the Desert...
Page 206 - Superior; thence through the center of Lake Superior to the mouth of the St. Louis river; thence up the main channel of said river to the first rapids in the same, above the Indian village, according to Nicollet's map; thence due south to the main branch of the river St. Croix...
Page 279 - The supreme court shall have appellate jurisdiction only, which shall be coextensive with the limits of the State; but in criminal cases, and in appeals from interlocutory judgments, with such exceptions and under such regulations as the legislature shall make...
Page 203 - An act to retrocede the county of Alexandria, in the District of Columbia, to the State of Virginia...
Page 206 - An act to enable the people of Wisconsin territory to form a constitution and state government, and for the admission of such state Into the Union...
Page 255 - The 3d circuit of the 4th district is the 21st district of the state, containing but a single court, called the " Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for the County of Henrico and City of Richmond.
Page 201 - That, for the purpose of enabling the government of the United States to prosecute -said war to a speedy and successful termination, the President be, and he is hereby, authorized to employ the militia, naval, and military forces of the United States, and to call for and accept the services of any number of volunteers, not exceeding...

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