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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
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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 Public Lands-Survey of Southern Boundary_page 232
Description 232 MEMORIAL TO CONGRESS FOR THE DONATION OF PUB-LIG LANDS TO SETTLERS, AND FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES. ¦ T~ To the Honorable, the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States in Congress Assembled: Your memorialists the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, respectfully pray your honorable body to provide for the survey of the public lands; and also to extend to this Terri tory and its inhabitants, the same privileges and donations of land to settlers, and for educational purposes, as were extended to the people and Territory of Oregon, by the provisions of an act entitled "An Act to create the office of surveyor General of the Public Lands in Oregon, and to provide for the survey, and to make donations to settlers on the said lands," approved Sept. 27, 1850, thereby granting to the hardy pioneer the simple boon of a home, free of charge, as a partial reward for the exposure to the hardships, dangers, difficulties, privations and sufferings which are encountered by the early set tiers in such distant wilds and unsubdued Territories. The early attention and favorable consideration of your honora ble body to this highly important subject are earnestly and respectfully solicited; and your memorialists, as in duty bound, will ever pray. Approved March 6, 1852. MEMORIAL TO CONGRESS ON THE SUBJECT OV THE SURVEY OF THE SOUTHERN BOUNDARY OF THE TERRITORY OF UTAH. To the Honorable, the Senate and House of Representatives of the United ^States in Congress assembled. , Your memorialists, the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, respectfully pray your honorable body for the appointment of a commission to survey and mark the southern boundary line of this Territory, and make an appropriation sufficient to cover the expense of the same. Your memorialists are of opinion that the immediate survey of this boundary line is highly important, as new settlements are constantly forming in that direction; and un less the line can be authentically determined, difficulties respecting jurisdiction will be liable to arise. The attention of your honorable body to this subject is respect-
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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 716927
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716927