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No. 13.

Statement exhibiting land concessions by acts of Congress to States and corporations for railroad and mililary wagon road purposes

from the year 1850 to August 1, 1866.

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Mississippi.
Sept. 20, 1850.

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466 Mobile and Ohio River.

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737, 130. 29

1,004, 640.00
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August 11, 1856. 11
30 Southern railroad

6 and 15
171, 550.00

404, 800,00 Do

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11 30 Gulf and Ship Island railroad

6 and 15

652, 800.00
Alabama
Sept. 20, 1850.

9
466 Mobile and Ohio River

6 and 15 419, 528. 44

230, 400.00 *Do May 17, 1856..

11 15 Alabama and Florida.....

6 and 15 394, 522, 99

419, 520.00 Do

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11 15 Alabama and Tennessee.

6 and 15
440, 700, 16

481, 920.00
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June 3, 1856

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17 Northeastern and Southwestern.

6 and 15 289, 535, 58

691, 840.00 Do.

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11 17 Coosa and Tennessee

6 and 15 67, 784. 96

132, 480.00 Do

11 17 Will's Valley....

6 and 15
171, 920,51

206, 080.00
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17 Mobile and Girard.

6 and 15
504, 145. 86

840, 880,00 Do.

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11 17 Coosa and Chattooga

6 and 15

150,000.00 Do .do 17 Tepnessee and Alabama Central

6 and 15

576,000.00
August 11, 1856
32 No map filed

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* Florida
May 17, 1856.

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15 Florida railroad

6 and 15 281,984. 17

442, 542. 14 Do....

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15 Alabama and Florida

6 and 15
165, 688.00

165, 688.00
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11 15 Pensacola and Georgia

6 and 15 1, 275, 212.93

1, 568, 729.87 Do....

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11 15 Florida, Atlantic, and Gulf Central.

37, 583. 29

133, 153. 99
Louisiana
June 3, 1856

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18 Vicksburg and Shreveport.

6 and 15
353, 211.70

610, 880.00
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11 18 New Orleans, Opelousas, and Great Western 6 and 15

719, 193.75

967, 840.00 August 11, 1856

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32 No map filed.. Arkansas. February 9, 1853 10 155 Memphis and Little Rock

6 and 15 127, 238. 51

438, 646. 89 Do..... July 28, 1866. Pam. Laws. Act 182

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365, 539.00 Do. February 9, 1853. 10 155 Cairo and Fulton..

6 and 15 1, 115, 408.41

1, 100, 067. 40 *Grants to Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, and Louisiana, under acts of May 17, June 3, and August 11, 1856, having expired, application will be made to Congress to extend the ime for the completion of the railroads in said States.

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No 13.-Statement exhibiting land concessions by acts of Congress to States and corporations, fc.—Continued.

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966, 722.00
550, 525. 34
458, 771.00

781,944.83
1, 161, 235. 07

219, 262. 31

182, 718.00 1, 400,000.00

948, 643. 66

101, 110.67 1, 144,904.90

116, 276.70
1, 298, 739.00

123, 370.00
1, 226, 163.05
1,536,000.00

256, 000.00

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Detroit and Milwaukie.
Amboy, Lansing, and Traverse Bay
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No. 14.— Statement exhibiting land concessions by acts of Congress to tates

for canal purposes from the year 1827 to August 1, 1866.

States.

Date of laws. Statutes.

Page.

Name of canal.

Total number of acres granted.

1, 439, 279

266, 585 333, 826 500,000 290, 915

Indiana
Mar. 2, 1827

236
Feb. 27, 1811 5

414 Wabash and Erie capal. Mar. 3, 1845 5

731 Ohio Mar. 2, 1827

236

Wabash and Erie canal..
June 30, 1834

716
May 24, 1828 4

305 Miami and Dayton canal. (5th secton.) May 24, 1828

306

General canal parposes.
Illinois
Mar. 2, 18:27 4

234 Canal "to coppect the waters of the Illi.

nois river with those of Lake Michigau." Wiscousin... June 18, 1838 5

245 Milwaukie and Rock River canal April 10, 1866

Breakwater, harbor, and ship canal. Michigan Aug. 26, 1852 10

35 St. Mary ship canal Mar. 3, 1865 13

519 Portage Lake and Lake Superior ship

canal.
July 3, 1866 Printed la ws, act 92 ..do.. .......do...... ....do
July 3, 1866 Printed la we, act 91 Ship canal to connect the waters of Lake

Superior with the lake known as Lae
La Belle.

125, 431 200,000 750, 000 200,000

200,000 100, 000

RECAPITULATION.

Indiana..
Ohio.
Illinois..
Wisconsin..
Michigan.

Total quantity granted.

1, 439, 279
1, 100, 361

290, 915

325, 431 1,250,000

Total....

4, 405, 986

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