Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1904.
|Chap. 616||Seneca Nation of Indians. Lease of land to Erie Preserving Company ratified.
See note to 1875, c. 90, ante, p. 155.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That whereas on the eighteenth day of November, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, Charles Dennis, a Seneca Indian, leased to the Erie Preserving Company, as a site for a manufacturing plant, a certain piece of land near the village of Irving, New York; and whereas on the twenty-ninth day of December, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, the said lease was confirmed, ratified, and approved by the council of the Seneca Nation of Indians, according to its terms and conditions: Now, therefore, the action of the said Charles Dennis and of said Seneca Nation, by its council, is ratified, confirmed, and approved.
Approved, February 27, 1901.