Creator

Date Original

1919 July 29

Description

This collection consists of one report on drainage of certain lands in Arkansas for the Committee on Public Lands, U.S. House of Representatives, dated July 29, 1919.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Committee of Public Lands was created on December 17, 1805, by the House of Representatives to help Congress manage the newly-acquired Louisiana Purchase Territory. As new territory came under federal control, the Public Lands Committee handled land sales, railroad grants, national parks, conservation, forests, and mineral and water rights.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one report on drainage of certain lands in Arkansas for the Committee on Public Lands, U.S. House of Representatives, dated July 29, 1919.

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.086.021

Resource Type

Text

Collection

U.S. Congress report of drainage of public lands in Arkansas, SMC.086.021

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

U.S. Congress report of drainage of public lands in Arkansas, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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