INDIAN AFFAIRS: LAWS AND TREATIES

Vol. V, Laws     (Compiled to March 4, 1927)

Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.


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PUBLIC ACTS OF THE SEVENTIETH CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION, 1927-1928
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Chapter 855
May 29, 1928. | [H. R. 9194.] 45 Stat., 939.

An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to acquire land and erect a monument on the site of the battle between the Sioux and Pawnee Indian Tribes in Hitchcock County, Nebraska, fought in the year 1873
Section 2

Margin Notes
Chap. 855 Sioux and Pawnee Indians.
Monument authorized on site of battle between, in Hitchcock County, Nebr.
Chap. 855 Title, etc., vested in Nebraska.
Sec. 2 Sum authorized for.
Sec. 2 Proviso. To be work of American artist.

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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 to erect a suitable monument and historical tablets on or near the site of the battle between the Sioux and Pawnee Indians near the Republican River in Hitchcock County, Nebraska, the last battle between Indian tribes on American soil.

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The title to the land deemed appropriate for the site shall be vested in the State of Nebraska, and care of the site and monument shall be without expense to the Federal Government.

SEC. 2.

There is hereby authorized to be appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $7,500, or so much thereof as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of this Act: Provided, That the said monument shall be the work of an artist who is a citizen of the United States.

Approved, May 29, 1928.


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