Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1904.
|Chap. 101|| Wagon transportation may be performed by Indian labor, and storehouses hired by Commissioner.
[19 Stat., 291.]
Be it enacted, &c. * * * And whenever practicable wagon transportation may be performed by Indian labor; and whenever it is so performed the Commissioner of Indian Affairs is hereby authorized to hire a storehouse at any railroad whenever necessary, and to employ a storekeeper therefor, and to furnish in advance the Indians who will do the transportation with wagons and harness, all the expenses incurred under this provision, to be paid out of this appropriation. * * * [March 3, 1877.]