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An Act Granting to the Saint Paul, Minneapolis and Manitoba Railway Company the Right of Way Through Indian Reservations in Northern Montana and Northwestern Dakota
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs
58th Congress, 2d Session
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This 1904 reprint was transcribed and published in vol. I of Charles Kappler’ Indian Affairs. Laws and Treaties. Approved on February 15, 1887, this act granted the Saint Paul, Minneapolis, and Manitoba Railway Company the right of way to build its railroad through the Fort Berthold and Blackfeet Indian Reservations.
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Charles J. Kappler
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"An Act Granting to the Saint Paul, Minneapolis and Manitoba Railway Company the Right of Way Through the Indian Reservations in Northern Montana and Northwestern Dakota," Indian Affairs. Laws and Treaties, Charles J. Kappler, ed. (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1904), I:246-247.
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