Report Of Proceedings Of The American Mining Congress; Twelfth Annual Session, Goldfield, Nev…

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1909 Excerpt: ... Smith, Ark., to McAlester, and to Lehigh and Coalgate--and in its reservation--much injury is done to the development of this great state, and to furnish homes on this land for 10,000 families would be a great benefit to the farmers who have so long awaited its development; and Whereas, The Indians are desirous of selling these remaining interests, and the commercial bodies, the farmer bodies, the labor bodies, the Good Roads Association and all other conventions held in the vicinity have endorsed the plan recommended by the Secretary of the Interior, and reported favorably by a special United States Senate Committee, to sell the surface of these lands separate from the mineral, on the same terms that the Government sold the town lots in the towns in these Nations and to actual settlers; therefore, be it Resolved, That the American Mining Congress, in convention assembled at Goldfield, Nev., do hereby petition the Congress of the United States for the sale of the surface of the segregated lands of what was formerly the Choctaw and Chickasaw Nations. Resolved, That the American Mining Congress endorse the efforts of the people of Oklahoma in opening up these lands and that we memorialize Congress to grant the prayer of these people, that a speedy sale of the surface may be had and also the mineral, thus opening a great development to the state and Southwest. Be it further Resolved, That a copy of these resolutions be forwarded to the Indian Committee of both the House and Senate of the Congress, and to Oklahoma Association for the sale of the coal lands at McAlester, Okla. Resolution No. 7. (Introduced by J. Holman Buck, of Nevada.) Whereas, The mining, smelting and milling industry has, and is, still suffering from the rulings of the Forest Reserve Service ...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1909 Excerpt: ... Smith, Ark., to McAlester, and to Lehigh and Coalgate--and in its reservation--much injury is done to the development of this gr...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:184 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.39 inPublished:February 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217040020

ISBN - 13:9780217040020

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