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No. 13.-Statement exhibiting land concessions by acts of Congress to States

for canal purposes from the year 1827 to June 30, 1867.

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RECAPITULATION. Indiana.

1,439, 279 Ohio

1, 100, 361 Illinois

290, 915 Wisconsin

325, 431 Michigan

1,250,000 Total quantity acres granted

4, 405, 986

JOS. S. WILSON, Commissioner. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR,

General Lanıl Office, October 15, 1867.

No. 14.—Homestead fees and commissions required to be paid under the home

stead act of 20th May, 1862, Statutes, volume 12, page 392; the act of 21st March, 1864, Statutes, volume 13, page 35, and the act of 21st June, 1866,

Statutes, volume Laws, 1865 and 1866, page 66. OHIO, INDIANA, ILLINOIS,* MICHIGAN, WISCONSIN, IOWA, MISSOURI, MINNESOTA, KANSAS,

NEBRASKA, AND TERRITORIES OP DAKOTA AND MONTANA. [UTAH NOT YET ORGANIZED INTO A LAND DISTRICT.]

Area Price in acres. per acre.

Commissions Commissions Fees pay a ble Total fees and payable when payable when

when entry is entry is made. patent issues. made.

commissions.

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* The public lands in Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois have nearly all been disposed of. PACIFIC AND OTHER POLITICAL DIVISIONS-CALIFORNIA, NEVADA, AND OREGON AND THE

TERRITORIES OF ARIZONA, COLORADO, IDAHO, NEW MEXICO, AND WASHINGTON.

Area Price in acres. per acre.

Commissions Commissions Fees payable Total fees and payable when payable on is

when entry is

commissions. entry is made. sue of patent.

made.

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HERN LAND STATES-ALABAMA, MISSISSIPPI, LOUISIANA, ARKANSAS, AND FLORIDA.

Area Price
in acres. per acre.

Commissions Commissions pay- Fees pay a ble
payable at date able when entry

when patent
of entry.

consummated. issues.

Total.

80 40 40

$1 25

1 25
2 50

$200
1 00
2 00

$2 00
1 00
2 00

$5 00
5 00
5 00

$9 00
7 00
9 00

JOS. S. WILSON, Commissioner, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR,

General Land Office, October 15, 1867.

No. 15.Estimates of appropriations required for the office of the Commissioner

of the General Land Office for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1869.

Heads or titles of appropriations.

Estimates of appropriations

required for the service of
the fiscal year ending

June 30, 1869.
Estimates of balances of ap-

propriations unexpended
June 30, 1868, which may
in part be applied to the
service of the next fiscal
year.

Appropriations for the service of the fiscal year ending June 30, 1868.

$3,000

2,000

2,000

5,400

5,400

36, 800 56,000 48,000

For salary of Commissioner of the General Land

Office, per act of July 4, 1836,5 Laws, p. 111, sec. 10 For salary of recorder, per same act, and act of March

3, 1837, 5 Laws, pp. 111 and 164..
For salary of chief clerk, per act of March 3, 1853, 10

Laws, p. 211...
For salary of three principal clerks of public lands,

private land claims, and surveys, per act of July 4,

1836, at $1,800 each, 5 Laws, p. 111...
For salary of three clerks of class four, per act of

March 3, 1853, Laws, p. 211, sec. 3...
For salary of twenty-three clerks of class three, per

same act, and act of April 22, 1854, 10 Laws, pp.

211 and 276...
For salary of forty clerks of class two, per same acts.
For salary of forty clerks of class one, per same acts.
For salary of draughtsman, at $1,600, and assistant

draughtsman, at $1,400, per act of July 4, 1836,
5 Laws, p. 112, and act of April 22, 1854, 10 Laws,
p. 276...
For salary of five messengers, one chief messenger at

$1,000, and four assistant messengers at $840 each, per act of July 4, 1836, and joint resolution of August 18, 1856, and act of July 23, 1866, Laws, p.

207, sec. 7.....
For salary of two packers at $720 each, per act of

July 4, 1836, act of September 30, 1850, joint reso-
lution of August 18, 1856, and act of July 23, 1866,
Laws, p. 207, sec. 7...
For salary of seven laborers, per joint resolution of

August 18, 1856, 11 Laws, p. 145, act of June 23,
1860, act of June 25, 1864, 13 Laws, p. 160, and

act of July 23, 1866, Laws, p. 207.... For salary of seven night watchmen, per same resolu

tion and same acts... For salary of one day watchman, per act of June 2,

1858, act of June 25, 1864, and act of July 23, 1866, Laws, p. 207....

3,000

4,360

1,440

5,040

5,040

720

Total....

178, 200

$178, 200

Estimates of appropriations under military act of March 3, 1855, and hereto

fore provided per act of August 18, 1856, making appropriations, fr., and subsequent appropriation laws.

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Provided, That the Secretary of the Interior, at his discretion, shall be, and he is hereby, authorized to use any portion of said appropriation for piece work, or by the day, week, month, or year, at such rate or rates as he may deem just and fair, not exceeding a salary of twelve hundred dollars per annum.

Estimates of appropriations required to meet contingent expenses of the office of

Commissioner of the General Land Office for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1869.

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Estimates of appropriations required to meet expenses of collecting the revenue

from the sales of public lands in the several States and Territories for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1869.

State.

Land office.

Salaries and
commissions.

Incidental
expenses.

Total.

$1,300 1, 300 1,300

13, 900

21,000

10,600

21,900

27,200

Ohio..

Chillicothe Indiana.

Indianapolis. Illinois.

Springfield...
Missouri

Booneville
Ironton

Springfield
Michigan... Detroit...

East Saginaw.
Ionia ...
Marquette..

Traverse City.
Iowa...

Des Moines.
Council Bluffs.
Fort Dodge..

Sioux City.
Wisconsin.... Menasha...

Falls St. Croix.
Stevens's Point.
La Crosse..
Bayfield

Eau Claire..
Minnesota..... Taylor's Falls.

St. Cloud .
Winnebago City
Greenleaf
St. Peter..

Du Luth..
California... San Francisco.

Marysville
Humboldt....
Stockton...
Visalia...

Sacramento
Oregon

Oregon City
Roseburg

Le Grand.
Kansas ......

Topeka.
Humboldt.

Junction City
Alabama.... Montgomery

Huntsville

Mobile..
Arkansas.

Little Rock..:
Clarksville.

Washington...
Louisiana.... New Orleans.

Natchitoches

Monroe..
Florida .... Tallahassee.
Mississippi Jackson
Nevada...

Carson City
Austin..

Belmont
Nebraska..... Omaha..

Brownville,
Nebraska City.

Dakota City
Washington Ter. Olympia..

Vancouver.
Coloraco -e.....

Denver
Fair Play

$1,200
1,200
1, 200
6,000
3,000
4,000
3,000
4,000
5,000
5,000
3,000
3,000
3,000
2,000
2,000
6,000
2,000
2,000
3,000
2,000
6,000
2,000
6,000
6,000
5,000
• 5,000

2 000
6,000
6,000
3,000
6,000
4,000
3,000
6,000
4,000
2,000
3,000
5,000
6,000
4,000
2,000
2,000
4,000
3,000
3,000
3,000
2,000
2,000
6,000
4,000
4,000
2,000
2,000
4,000
4,000
4,000
3,000
5,000
5, 000
5,000
3,000

$100
100
100
500
200
200
200
200
200
200
200
150
150
150
150
150
150
150
150
150
150
200
200
200
200
200
200
500
500
200
400
200
500
400
300
500
200
200
200
500
300
500
500
500
500
500
500
500
(00
600
400
500
500 )
200
200
200
200
300
300
400
500

30,300

13, 200

14, 800

9, 300

11,500

8,500

6, 600 4,600

9,400

15,800

10, 600

8, 900

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