The Statutes at Large, the United States from ..., Volume 19

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1877 - Law

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Charles W Mead An act to change the name of the steamboat Charles W Mead April 26 1876
Nance An act for the relief of William L Nance April 25 1876
Mineral lands in Missouri and Kansas An act to exclude the States of Missouri and Kansas from
Lick Observatory An act granting a site for an observatory to the trustees of the Lick Observatory
Walla Walla and Columbia River Railroad An act granting the right of way for a railroad and tele
Kansas Indian lands An act providing for the sale of the Kansas Indian lands in Kansas to actual
Temporary appropriations An act to continue the provisions of an act entitled An act to provide
Elisha E Rice An act for the relief of Elisha E Rice August 14 1876
Indian supplies An act to further authorize the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to purchase supplies
Mailcontracts An act to amend subsections 246 and 251 of section 12 of an act entitled An
North Carolina Cherokees An act to authorize the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to receive lands
Consular and diplomatic appropriations An act making appropriations for the consular and diplo
Indianservice appropriations An act making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses
Hawaiian Islands An act to carry into effect a convention between the United States of America
Indian hostilities August 15 1876
Survey of Union Pacific and Central Pacific Railways Joint resolution amending the eighth section
XDe between Springfield and Fort Randall in the Territory of Dakota January 24 1877
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Revised Statutes An act to perfect the revision of the statutes of the United States and of
Antietam National Cemetery An act for the relief of the board of trustees of the Antietam National
McMinnville and Manchester Railroad An act for the relief of the mailcontractors on route No 19319
Legislative Executive and Judicial Appropriations An act making appropriations for the legislative
PostRoads An act establishing postroads and for other purposes March 3 1877

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Page 233 - States, beginning with the letter A; and said tellers, having then read the same in the presence and hearing of the two Houses, shall make a list of the votes as they shall appear from the said certificates; and the votes having been ascertained and counted as in this act provided, the result of the same shall be delivered to the President of the Senate...
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