Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to the Secretary of the Interior

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Page cxvii - States does and will hold the land thus allotted, for the period of twentyfive years, in trust for the sole use and benefit of the Indian to whom such allotment shall have been made, or, in ease of his decease, of his heirs...
Page cxvii - Indians to whom allotments have been made shall have the benefit of and be subject to the laws , both civil and criminal, of the State or Territory in which they now reside, and no Territory shall pass or enforce any Law denying any such Indian within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the law.
Page lxxxiii - Fourth. It shall state the time when and place where made, the particular purpose for which made, the special thing or things to be done under it, and, if for the collection of money, the basis of the claim, the source from which it is to be collected, the disposition to be made of it when collected, the amount or rate per centum of the fee in all cases...
Page xlix - ... packages, and peltries of such person, shall be seized and delivered to the proper officer, and shall be proceeded against by libel in the proper court, and forfeited, onehalf to...
Page 389 - Each District Court, or the judge thereof, shall appoint its clerk, who shall also be the register in chancery, and shall keep his office at the place where the court may be held. Writs of error, bills of exception, and appeals shall...
Page 384 - ... no higher charge shall be made for the transmission over the same of the mails, the troops, and the munitions of war of the United States, than the rate per mile paid for their transportation over the railroads or public highways leading to said bridge; and the United States shall have the right of way for postal telegraph purposes across said bridge.
Page cxvii - And if any conveyance shall be made of the lands set apart and allotted as herein provided, or any contract made touching the same, before the expiration of the time above mentioned, such conveyance or contract shall be absolutely null and void...
Page lix - If any such liquor Is found therein the same, together with the boats, teams, wagons, and sleds used in conveying the same, and also the goods, packages, and peltries of such person...
Page 415 - Either party being dissatisfied with the finding of the referees shall have the right, within ninety days after the making of the award and notice of the same, to appeal by original petition to the United States...
Page 418 - Texas, be, and the same is hereby, invested and empowered with the right of locating, constructing, owning, equipping, operating, using and maintaining a railway, telegraph and telephone line through the Indian Territory, beginning at a point to be selected by said railway company...

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