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Title (1851) Acts Resolutions and Memorials Passed by the First Annual and Special Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1851
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1851) Session law from the first legislature of the Utah territory. Organizes government, reenacts laws of Deseret
Publisher By authority of the Legislative Assembly, Great Salt Lake City
Date 1852
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
ARK ark:/87278/s60v8dhv
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 716954
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv

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Title To Fill Vacant Offices_page 216
Description 216 RESOLUTION IN RELATION TO WILLIAM M. LEMON'S SURVEYS. Resolved by the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, That all lands within this Territory, that were surveyed by the late William M. Lemon, county surveyor of Great Salt Lake county, which* have not been returned in the office of the surveyor general, the claimants of such lands are hereby required to present such claims with the claimants names,tracts, parcel,piece or parts of land so claimed, to the surveyor general, by or before the first day of June, A. I). 1852. All pieces and parcels of land not known in said office after that date, will be only known as unsurveyed land, subject to be given out to applicants. Approred March 3, 1852. MEMORIAL SIGNED BY THE MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLA TIVE ASSEMBLY OF UTAH, TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES. Great Salt Lake City, Sept. £9, 1851. To Millard Fillmore, President of the United States, of North America. The undersigned, members of the Legislative Assembly for the Territory of Utah, do hereby most respectfully beg leave to show, that, whereas, two of the Honorable Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States for the Territory of Utah, and the Hon. B. D. Harris, secretary of the Territory, have removed from the Territory of Utah; and consequently vacated their offices within the sajne: therefore your memorialists do most earnestly solicit, and pray the Chief Executive of the United States to fill those vacancies as speed' iiy as possible. Accumulated influences of a disagreeable nature may be regarded as our apology for trespassing upon the attention of our highly honored Chief Magistrate at this time. The vacating of important public offices in a manner as unwarranted as it is unprecedented at this peculiar crisis of our colonial settlement and government, have created mingled sensations of an extraordinary character, which we wish briefly to pour into the bosom of the National Executive. Immediately consequent upon the settlement of this colony, a large and heterogenious emigration followed upon our heels,remaining here
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Source Original Book: Laws and Ordinances of the State of Deseret (Utah) Compilation 1851
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2005-11-08
ID 716911
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716911