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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Proclamation, December 10, 1925

April 21, 2021

Purpose: To adjust the boundaries of Umatilla National Forest Date: December 10, 1925 (Original document available here) Whereas, by an Executive Order dated November 5, 1920, the Wenaha National Forest in Oregon and Washington was consolidated with the Umatilla National Forest; and Whereas, it appears that certain of the lands within the State of Oregon described in […]

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Proclamation, February 12, 1926

April 21, 2021

Purpose: To increase the rate of duty upon men’s straw hats Date: February 12, 1926 (Original document available here) Whereas in and by section 315 (a) of Title III of the act of Congress approved September 21, 1922, entitled “An act to provide revenue, to regulate commerce with foreign countries, to encourage the industries of the […]

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