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Protecting public lands

speech of Hon. Lewis E. Payson, of Illinois, in the House of Representatives, Monday, June 28, 1886

by L. E. Payson

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Published by s.n. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Appropriations and expenditures, 1886,
  • Public lands,
  • Speeches in Congress,
  • Land grants

  • Edition Notes

    On House bill 9478, making appropriations for civil expenses of the government, 1886/1887.

    Other titlesSpeech of Hon. Lewis E. Payson, of Illinois, in the House of Representatives, Monday, June 28, 1886.
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress House
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJ74 .A3 1886, v.7, no.9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. ;
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26511621M
    OCLC/WorldCa33268051

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