INDIAN AFFAIRS: LAWS AND TREATIES

Vol. V, Laws     (Compiled from December 22, 1927 to June 29, 1938)

Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1941.


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PRIVATE ACTS OF THE SEVENTY-FOURTH CONGRESS, SECOND SESSION, 1936
Chap. 16 | Chap. 71 | Chap. 72 | Chap. 73 | Chap. 201 | Chap. 202 | Chap. 204 | Chap. 205 | Chap. 287 | Chap. 295 | Chap. 349 | Chap. 389 | Chap. 411 | Chap. 415 | Chap. 443 | Chap. 564 | Chap. 569 | Chap. 613 | Chap. 614 | Chap. 615 | Chap. 616 | Chap. 716 | Chap. 717 | Chap. 719 | Chap. 720 | Chap. 871

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Chapter 717
June 22, 1936.  | [H. R. 4707.] 49 Stat., 2343.

An Act Validating certain applications for and entries of public lands, and for other purposes
Section 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6

Margin Notes
Chap. 717 Public lands. Patents allowed for designated entries.
Ashel E. Caldwell Homestead.
Chap. 717 Proviso. Purchase price.
Sec. 2 John S. Dillon. Desert-land.
Sec. 3 Joe Draper. Homestead.
Sec. 4 Joseph Burnham. Homestead.
Sec. 5 George W. Turner. Homestead.
Sec. 6 Ruble L. Jenkins. Homestead.

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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 be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to issue a patent under the homestead entry of Ashel E. Caldwell, Salt Lake City 048547, for northwest quarter of northeast quarter, section 36, township 1 south, range 1 east, Uintah special meridian, Utah, upon compliance by Ashel E. Caldwell with the homestead laws of the United States: Provided, That in addition to the usual fees and commissions payable under existing laws, said entryman shall pay, the sum of $1.25 per acre for the land so entered, which latter sum shall be deposited in the Treasury of the United States and disposed of in the same manner as other proceeds derived from the sale of lands within the former Uintah Indian Reservation, Utah.

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SEC. 2.

The Secretary of the Interior is hereby authorized and directed to allow John S. Dillon of Portland, Oregon, to make desert-land entry for west half of northwest quarter, northwest quarter of southwest quarter section 20, township 18 south, range 44 east, Willamette meridian, The Dalles, Oregon.

SEC. 3.

The Secretary of the Interior is hereby authorized and directed to accept the final proof submitted on October 25, 1930, on behalf of Joe Draper by his mother and guardian, Sarah E. Draper, in support of the homestead entry of Joe Draper, Phoenix 063049, as amended, for south half, section 27 and lots 1, 2, and 3, southeast quarter of northwest quarter, west half of northwest quarter, north half of southwest quarter, section 33, township 14 south, range 12 east, Gila and Salt River meridian, Arizona, and to issue patent for the entry in regular course.

SEC. 4.

The homestead entry, Cass Lake 014741, made by Joseph Burnham on October 15, 1928, for southeast quarter of northwest quarter, section 207 township 144 north, range 34 west, fifth principal meridian, Minnesota, is hereby validated, and the Secretary of the Interior is hereby authorized and directed to accept the final proof submitted by Joseph Burnham in support of said homestead entry on December 20, 1933, and to issue patent for the entry in regular course.

SEC. 5.

The homestead entry of George W. Turner, Santa Fe 063896, for south half of south, section 9, and north half, section 21, township 1 south, range 20 east, New Mexico meridian, New Mexico, allowed October 27, 1931, pursuant to an application filed April 16, 1931, is hereby validated.

SEC. 6.

The homestead entry, Cheyenne 052273, made by Ruble L. Jenkins on January 27, 1931, for east half of northeast quarter and northeast quarter of southeast quarter, section 19, and southwest quarter of northwest quarter of section 20, township 6 north, range 2 east, Wind River meridian, Wyoming, within the Shoshone Indian Reservation, is hereby validated, and the Secretary of the Interior is hereby authorized to accept the final proof submitted by Ruble L. Jenkins in support of said homestead entry, and to issue patent for the entry in regular course.

Approved, June 22, 1936.


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