Proclamation, June 5, 1926

April 21, 2021

Purpose: To extend a period of time in which people can pay for land. Date: June 5, 1926 (Original document available here) WHEREAS the Act of Congress directing the disposal of lands within a specified part of the Crow Indian Reservation, in the State of Montana, approved April 27, 1904 (33 Stat., 352, 361), among other […]

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Proclamation, April 22, 1926

April 21, 2021

Purpose: To amend open season on certain migratory game birds Date: April 22, 1926 (Original document available here) Whereas, The Secretary of Agriculture, by virtue of the authority vested in him by section three of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (40 Stat., 755 ), has submitted to me for approval, a regulation further amendatory, of the […]

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Proclamation, September 30, 1925

April 21, 2021

Purpose: To adjust the boundaries of the Santa Barbara National Forest and to set aside a portion of land for eligible veterans of World War One.  Date: September 30, 1925 (Original document available here) Whereas, it appears that the public good will be promoted by excluding certain areas from the Santa Barbara National Forest, in the State […]

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Proclamation, February 19, 1926

April 21, 2021

Purpose: To suspend duties of tonnage and imposts levied on vessels of Finland Date: February 19, 1926 (Original document available here) WHEREAS , Section 4228 of the Revised Statutes in part provides as follows : “Upon satisfactory proof being given to the President, by the government of any foreign nation, that no discriminating duties of tonnage […]

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Proclamation, January 15, 1926

April 21, 2021

Purpose: To adjust the boundaries of the Shasta National Forest Date: January 15, 1926 (Original document available here) WHEREAS, since the issuance of the proclamation of June 19, 1912, the boundaries of the Shasta National Forest, in California, have been changed through transfer from the Lassen National Forest and through exclusion of a small area by […]

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