Valley of the Ohio; Its Conquest and Settlement by Americans

Valley of the Ohio; Its Conquest and Settlement by Americans

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1853 edition. Excerpt: ...will result, an the present sys-tem wilkpontinue to operate exclusive 'of them, as now operates exclusive of Texas, which in coining into the Union served the control of itown lands. ', ._ _.-'_..-' In connec'ticri' with the foregoing subject, we publish the following act oiI'Congre'ss graduating the pricbpf the public lands in the States. ' ' __ ' '_y ' ' fl.7V'dCT to graduate Idnd reduce the prion of the jrublic lands to actual settlers and cultivators. A, Be it enacted by the Senate and House of 'I.epresentativcs"lof th United States of America'-in Congress assembled, That all of the lie lands of the United States which shall havedgeen '_ ' market for 11 years or upwards, prior to the time of appli tion to enter the ' me under the provisionsof this act, and stifi' remaining unsold, "hall be subject to sale at the price of onfdollar per acre; and all _f the lands of the United States that shall have been in market for fifteen years or upwards, as aforesaidcf and still remaining _unsold,"ghall be subject to sale at seventy-five cents per acre; and all of the" nds of the United Statesxthgt shall have been in market for twenty ars or upwards, as afo' said, and still remaining unsold, shall b subject to sale at ty cents per acre; and all of the lands of the nited States that shall have been in market for twenty-five years d upwards; "as aforesaid, and still remaining unsold, shall be subje to sale/at twenty-five centrper agre; andyall lands of the Unite Elzgetss that shall huvepbeen in 'arket for thirty years or more, shall i subject to salehart twelveand-a-half cents per acre: Provided, 'This section sha not be so construed as to...show more

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  • Paperback | 122 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 231g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236910974
  • 9781236910974