Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science

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Johns Hopkins University Press, 1897
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Page 294 - I consider this among the most important acts of my life, second only to my signing the Declaration of Independence, if even it be second to that.
Page 365 - SMALL. $1.00. III. Local Government In Wisconsin. By DE SPENCER. 25 cents. IV. Spanish Colonization in the Southwest, By FW BLACKMAR.
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Page 490 - Tax buildings conjointly with land as real estate at a uniform valuation; and then, as the equivalent for all taxation on personal property, tax the occupier, be he owner or tenant, of any building or portion of any building used as a dwelling, or for any other purpose, on a valuation of three times the rental or rental value of the premises occupied. Tenement-houses occupied by more than one family, or tenement-houses having a rental value not in excess of a fixed sum, should be taxed to the owner...
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