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2d section 3d March abstract acres act of Congress Albert Gallatin amount application April assignment authorized boundary Chillicothe Choctaw circular claimants Commissioner confirmed containing copy cultivation decision enclosed entered entitled An act executed filed final certificate fractional sections further credit Gentlemen granted half-quarter section heirs heretofore Indian instructions issued July June land district Land Office legal subdivisions letter Levi Woodbury lots Louisiana Mississippi Mississippi Territory necessary obedient servant offered at public Ohio opinion paid party patent payment persons pre-emption law pre-emption rights President prior private claims proper provisions public lands public sale purchase purchase-money quarter section R. N. S. vol receipt referred Register and Receiver relinquished request respect returned right of pre-emption river scrip Secretary settlers sold survey surveyor Territory Territory of Orleans thereof tion township plats tract of land transmitted Treasury Department treaty ultimo United warrants
Page 433 - In Witness Whereof I have hereunto signed my name and affixed my seal this day of , 19.
Page 81 - That the section number sixteen, in every township, and where such section has been sold, granted or disposed of, other lands equivalent thereto and most contiguous to the same, shall be granted to the inhabitants of such township, for the use of schools.
Page 395 - An act to appropriate lands for the support of schools in certain townships and fractional townships, not before provided for,' and which shall be subject to approval by the Secretary of the Interior.
Page 110 - And that all assignments and transfers of the right of pre-emption given by this act, prior to the issuance of patents, shall be null and void.
Page 113 - California," and of the twelfth section of the act of Congress approved on the 31st of August, 1852, entitled "An act making appropriations for the civil and diplomatic expenses of the Government for the year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-three, and for other purposes...
Page 361 - An act for the relief of the purchasers of the public lands prior to the first day of July, eighteen hundred and twenty...
Page 103 - The Commissioner of the General Land Office shall perform, under the direction of the Secretary of the Interior, all executive duties appertaining to the surveying and sale of the public lands of the United States, or in anywise respecting such public lands, and, also, such as relate to private claims of land, and the issuing of patents for all grants of land under the authority of the Government.
Page 216 - an act to regulate trade and intercourse with the Indian tribes, and to preserve peace on the frontiers...