INDIAN AFFAIRS: LAWS AND TREATIES

Vol. I, Laws     (Compiled to December 1, 1902)

Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1904.


Home | Disclaimer & Usage | Table of Contents | Index

ACTS OF FORTY-THIRD CONGRESS—FIRST SESSION, 1874.
CHAP. 25 | CHAP. 96 | CHAP. 97 | CHAP. 111 | CHAP. 136 | CHAP. 176 | CHAP. 389

Page Images


Chapter 25
Section 2

Margin Notes
Chap. 25 Sale of lands in Bitter-Root Valley. Time extended.
    R. S., 2267.
    1872, c. 308, ante, p. 135.
Sec. 2 Homestead act extended to settlers.
    R. S. 2289, 2317.

{Page 149}

Chapter 25
    Feb. 11, 1874. | 18 Stat., 15.
Page Images

An act to amend the act entitled “An act to provide for the removal of the Flathead and other Indians from the Bitter-Root Valley, in the Territory of Montana,” approved June fifth, eighteen hundred and seventy-two.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the time of sale and payment of pre-empted lands in the Bitter-Root Valley, in the Territory of Montana, is hereby extended for the period of two years from the expiration of the time allotted in the act entitled “An act to provide for the removal of the Flathead and other Indians from the Bitter-Root Valley, in the Territory of Montana,” approved June fifth, eighteen hundred and seventy-two.

SEC. 2

That the benefit of the homestead act is hereby extended to all the settlers on said lands who may desire to take advantage of the same.

Approved, February 11, 1874.


NOTE.—The time allotted by the act of 1872 was within twenty-one months from the date of settlement or of passage of the act of June 5, 1872.


Search | OSU Library Digitization Center

Produced by the Oklahoma State University Library, 1999-2000
Generous support provided by The Coca-Cola Foundation, Atlanta, GA
URL: http://digital.library.okstate.edu/kappler/

Comments to: lib-dig@okstate.edu