Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1904.
|Chap. 182||Removal of Muache and other Ute Indians.
[20 Stat., 396.]
See 20 Stat., 48.
See also note to 1874, c. 136, ante p. 151.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the following sums be, and the same are hereby, appropriated for the objects hereinafter expressed,
For the removal of the Muache, Capote, and Weeminuche bands of Ute Indians to the new reservation provided for them under the terms of an agreement made by the United States through Edward Hatch, N. C. McFarland, and Lot M. Morrill, commissioners, and the above named bands of Ute Indians, at Pagosa Springs, in the State of Colorado, upon the ninth day of November, anno Domini eighteen hundred and seventy-eight, and for the erection of suitable agency buildings, including residence for agent upon said new reservation, twenty thousand dollars.
Approved, March 3, 1879.