Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1941.
|Chap. 854||Archie Eggleston. Purchase of land for, in lieu of Indian allotment to deceased father.|
|Chap. 854||14 Stat., 657, vol. 2, 868.|
|Chap. 854||Proviso. Form, etc., of title.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That there is authorized to be appropriated the sum of $2,000, or so much thereof as may be necessary, from any funds in the United States Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to enable the Secretary of the Interior to purchase for the use of Archie Eggleston, of Isabella County, Michigan, a tract of land not to exceed forty acres, in full compensation to said Eggleston for the tract allotted and patented to his deceased father, Daniel Joseph Eggleston, pursuant to the treaty of October 18, 1864 (Fourteenth Statutes at Large, 657), which tract was awarded to Allen Hart by decree of the court October 29, 1925, in the District Court of the United States for the Eastern District of Michigan, Northern Division, in equity Case No. 60: Provided, That the title be acquired by Archie Eggleston for any land that may be purchased for his benefit under authority of this Act shall be of the form prescribed by the treaty of October 18, 1864, supra, and contain restrictions against alienation unless with the consent of the Secretary of the Interior.
Approved, July 3, 1926.