Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1941.
Marker authorized on site of battle between Nez Perces under Chief Joseph and command of Nelson A. Miles.
|Sec. 2||Sum authorized.|
|Sec. 3||Agreement authorized for care by Montana, etc.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior is hereby authorized and directed to erect a suitable marker or historical tablet on the northwest quarter section 12, township 30 north, range 19 east, Montana meridian, owned by the United States, the site of the battle between Nez Perces Indians under Chief Joseph and the command of Nelson A. Miles.
There is hereby authorized to be appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $2,500.
The Secretary of the Interior is hereby authorized to enter into an agreement with the State of Montana, or Blaine County, Montana, or citizens of Montana, or either or any of them, for the care and upkeep of the herein-described lands and the tablet or marker herein authorized.
Approved, April 15, 1930.