Arkansas — Losses by Choctaw Treaty. [To Accompany Bill H. R. No. 116.] December 22, 1837.
A follow-up to the 1836 Report concerning “Committee on the Public Lands, to which was referred the Memorial of the Legislature of the Territory of Arkansas, praying for a donation of one quarter section of the unappropriated public lands to each head of a family who resided west of the present western boundary of the Territory of Arkansas, as an indemnity for the loss of certain improvements which were ceded to the Choctaws by the Government.” Of the latter Ebersdadt wrote: “A plea to the government praying the same grant for those who obeyed its edict of evacuation in 1821 as was received by those who had defied it.”
Description: Arkansas — Losses by Choctaw Treaty. [To Accompany Bill H. R. No. 116.] December 22, 1837.
[Washington, D.C.] Thomas Allen, printer. House of Representatives Rep.No. 99. 25th Congress, 2d Session. 1837. 16pp. Neatly disbound and removed, mild foxing. Very good condition.