Expenses of Indian Wars_page 77

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Title (1852) Act and Resolutions, Passed at the Second Annual Session of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah 1852
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1852) Session law for Utah from the second legislature, to which is appended Willard Richards' compilation of the reenacted laws of Deseret then in force. A limited photo-facsimile reprint was published in 1932
Publisher By authority of the Legislative Assembly, Great Salt Lake City
Date 1853
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2005, S.J. Quinney College of Law. All rights reserved.
Holding Institution S.J. Quinney College of Law, The University of Utah, South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0730.
Source Physical Dimensions 15 cm x 23.5cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
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Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 716676
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Title Expenses of Indian Wars_page 77
Description by them at any time, Insomuch that the officers of the general Government cannot pass to their Territorial posts without jeopardising their property and lives; and, Whereas, on account of a non-intercourse before suggested, the Territory has been from her organization until the present time without a Supreme bench, and from the same or like causes,' is likely to cohtinue destitute of a full supply of her National Officers for a long time yet to come, together with the uncertainty of those offices being supplied when once filled, on account of death, sickness, casu-alitifs, Indian .depredations, absence &c, and the length of time it will take Government to renew the appointment's; and, Whereas, yonr memorialist in her unparralleled prosperity, has more than doubled her permanent inhabitants, since the last census, and will probably trebble the whole during the present season; leaving her little, if any, behind the younger sisters of the Union in point of numbers at the time of their espousals by the Union. Therefore to avoid, or in a great measure, circumscribe the above difficulties, and to advance the glorious principles of true Republicanism, or Government by the people, as the surest and most per-, inanent basis of true liberty, your memorialist respectfully solicits your honorable body for the passage of an Act authorising her inhabitants to form a Constitution and State Government, preparatory to taking her place beside her elder sisters in the great Federal Union, and the early attention of Congress is earnestly solicited to this important-subject, for which your memorialist, will ever pray. Approved Jan. 21st, 1853. MEMORIAL TO CONGRESS To defray the expenses of the Indian Vv"ars. To the Honorable, the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States in Congress Assembled: We, your memorialists, the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, beg leave to represent to your honorable body, that since the settlement of what is now the Territory of Utah, by your memorialists, frequent Indian depredations have been committed upon the persons and property of the citizens, by the various tribes inhabiting the mountains; and, Whereas, it was found necessary to. repel such depredations by ' an armed force of regularly organized bodies of citizens at'mucb ex-
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Source Original Book: Act and Resolutions, Passed at the Second Annual Session of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah 1852
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2005-11-08
ID 716583
Reference URL