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" They were admitted to be the rightful occupants of the soil, with a legal as well as just claim to retain possession of it, and to use it according to their own discretion: but their rights to complete sovereignty, as independent nations... "
Native America, Discovered and Conquered: Thomas Jefferson, Lewis & Clark ... - Page 16
by Robert J. Miller - 2006 - 214 pages
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United States Reports: Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court, Volume 21

United States. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1823
...well as just claim to retain possession of it, and to use it according to their own discretion ; but their rights to complete sovereignty, as independent...discovery gave exclusive title to those who made it. The European While the different nations of Europe respected governments , •nerud the the right of...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Circuit Court of the ..., Volume 1

Martyn Paine - Law reports, digests, etc - 1827
...well as just claim to retain possession of it, and to use it according to their own discre* tion. But their rights to complete sovereignty as independent...nations, were necessarily diminished. And their power 6 8 Whcalon, 671. Jackson ex dem. Spark man r. Porter. to dispose of the soil at their own will to...
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The case of the Cherokee Nation against the state of Georgia: argued and ...

Richard Peters, Cherokee Nation, Georgia, United States. Supreme Court - Cherokee Indians - 1831 - 286 pages
...say, farther, "theirrights (those of the natives) to complete sovereignty as independent nations were diminished, and their power to dispose of the soil at their own will to whomsoever thev pleased was denied by the original fundamental principle, that discovery gave exclusive title...
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The Writings of John Marshall: Late Chief Justice of the United States, Upon ...

John Marshall - Constitutional law - 1839 - 728 pages
...well as just claim to retain possession of it, and to use it according to their own discretion ; but their rights to complete sovereignty, as independent...discovery gave exclusive title to those who made it. While the different nations of Europe respected the right of the natives, as occupants, they asserted...
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The Public Statutes at Large of the United States of America, Volume 7

Law - 1846
...well as just claim to retain possession of it, and to use it according to their own discretion ; but their rights to complete sovereignty, as independent...discovery gave exclusive title to those who made it. While the different nations of Europe respected the right of the natives, as occupants, they asserted...
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The Public Statutes at Large of the United States of America from the ...

United States - 1848
...well as just claim to retain possession of it, and to use it according to their own discretion ; but their rights to complete sovereignty, as independent...discovery gave exclusive title to those who made it. While the different nations of Europe respected the right of the natives, as oceupants, they asserted...
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Treaties Between the United States and the Indian Tribes

United States - Indians of North America - 1848 - 618 pages
...well as just claim to retain possession of it, and to use it according to their own discretion ; but their rights to complete sovereignty, as independent...discovery gave exclusive title to those who made it. While the different nations of Europe respected the right of the natives, as occupants, they asserted...
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Pioneer History of the Holland Purchase of Western New York: Embracing Some ...

Orsamus Turner - Allegany County (N.Y.) - 1849 - 666 pages
...recognized as rightful occupants, but their power to dispose of the soil at their own will, to whom they pleased, was denied by the original fundamental...discovery gave exclusive title to those who made it. "The ultimate dominion was asserted, and as a consequence, a power to grant the soil while yet in possession...
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Pioneer History of the Holland Purchase of Western New York: Embracing Some ...

Orsamus Turner - Allegany County (N.Y.) - 1849 - 666 pages
...time in private individuals; and hence also, the natives were recognized as rightful occupants, but their power to dispose of the soil at their own will, to whom they pleased, was denied by the original fundamental principle, that discovery gave exclusive...
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The science of government as exhibited in the institutions of the United ...

Charles Bishop Goodrich - United States - 1853 - 343 pages
...according to their own discretion ; but their rights to complete sovereignty, as independent nations, were diminished, and their power to dispose of the soil...discovery gave exclusive title to those who made it. Spain, France, Holland, and England severally claimed distinct rights upon the continent of America,...
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