Title for homesteaders on reclamation projects. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Irrigation and Reclamation

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .

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Subjects:

  • Deeds,
  • Homestead law,
  • Reclamation of land

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Other titlesTitle for homesteaders on reclamation projects
SeriesS.rp.608
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination2 p.
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Open LibraryOL16112228M

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Cannon. Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Brian Q Cannon. following them through the end of the twentieth century and exploring specific key homesteading and federal reclamation projects.

Cannon describes how the Bureau of Reclamation used lotteries to make available free land that had previously been part of Indian reservations. The Newlands Reclamation Act does not mention racial or ethnic restrictions for homesteaders.

However, the act did prohibit the use of “Mongolian labor” (i.e., Chinese, Japanese, or Asian Indian labor) in reclamation project construction. Why these projects were chosen over the dozens of other Bureau of Reclamation projects is Cited by: 4.

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Bureau of Reclamation: Publisher: The Bureau, Original from: the University of Wisconsin - Madison: Digitized: Jan. § h - Lakehaven, Washington, Water Reclamation and Reuse Project § ha - Transferred § h - Irvine Basin Groundwater and Surface Water Improvement Projects § h - Williamson County, Texas, Water Recycling and Reuse Project § h - Hawaii Reclamation Projects § h - Inland Empire Regional Water Recycling Project.

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Homesteads won by war veterans were not a gift, but earned with sweat, hard labor and years of hardships. These memories and historical documents preserve a picture of life as it was lived by the individuals concerned.

This in-depth history is both a testament and a legacy to those who follow today. The Tulelake. Homesteaders. Picture.

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Reclamation Act of The Resilient Farm and Homestead is a manual for developing durable, beautiful, and highly functional human habitat systems fit to handle an age of rapid transition. Ben Falk is a land designer and site developer whose permaculture-research farm has drawn national attention.

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OCLC Number: Notes: First ed. published in under title: Summarized data on federal reclamation projects. edition under title: Bureau of Reclamation project. Reclamation project data. A book of historical, statistical, and technical information on reclamation project.

United States Department of the Interior J. Krug secretary. Bureau of reclamation Michael W. Straus, commissioner. Department of the Interior e Bureau of Reclamation. The Huntley Irrigation Project Engineering, Construction & Homesteading.

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12,Stat. ) §d. Grants and cooperative agreements with Indian tribes and organizations. The books' final chapter examines a variety of forest plants you can grow or collect to eat, to use for medicinal purposes, or to use for crafting items such as burl bowls and bark baskets.

Many such plants can be managed to encourage them to expand. I read this book about 20 years ago and I still wonder what happened to cause the book to end t I had little or no knowledge of what life was like in Wyoming in the lat 's and early 's.

How this bright, relatively sophisticated woman from Indiana made her way to /5(6). Idaho Projects. For 90 years, the Reclamation program has been an integral part of southern Idaho. In the 21st century, Reclamation continues to be a driving force behind the southern Idaho economy and a vital contributor to the state's lifestyle.

History. Early settlement of Idaho depended primarily on agriculture, and thus the availability of. The Yuma Reclamation Project is an original and significant contribution to our understanding of federal reclamation endeavors in the West. It provides new and fascinating information about the history of the Yuma Valley and, as a case study of irrigation policy, it offers compelling insights into the history and consequences of water.

Land reclamation is the idea of getting new is usually done in coastal areas. Sometimes it is also done in areas like rivers and y, there is a natural process which fills such areas with sand, dirt and other materials.

Land reclamation uses the same process, which is sped up. A place to share DIY tutorials (either your own or those created by others) for projects around the homestead discussions K comments Most recent: WINTERIZE GARDEN by Tave November 13 Expand for more options.

The Reclamation Act ofas had the Homestead Act ofaimed to serve the nation’s social goal of settling families on the land. Beyond the th meridian, that goal depended on water, and a reliable flow of water, even for farmers who lived along a stream, was difficult to come by.

Reclamation projects played a huge role as the. relinquished in the s. Other homesteaders were induced to settle because the likelihood of water sources seemed promising; but springs often failed, ironically, where settlers built cabins, and the Reclamation Serviced proposed Silver Lake Irrigation Project never advanced beyond the planning stage.

The Enlarged Homestead Act of Homestead Act oflegislative action that promoted the settlement and development of the American West. It was also notable for the opportunity it gave African Americans to own land.

President Abraham Lincoln signed the act into law on Some million acres were distributed under it. Homestead Act: This was the first homestead act where settlers could obtain up to acres without cost other than certain filing fees by meeting requirements to live on the land in a habitable dwelling for 5 years and cultivate the land.

Reclamation Act: (“Newland Act”) Allowed the Secretary of the Interior to withdraw lands. Federal Land Patents offer researchers a source of information on the initial transfer of land titles from the Federal government to individuals. In addition to verifying title transfer, this information will allow the researcher to associate an individual (Patentee, Assignee, Warrantee, Widow, or Heir) with a specific location (Legal Land Description) and time (Issue Date).

The Klamath Project is a water-management project developed by the United States Bureau of Reclamation to supply farmers with irrigation water and farmland in the Klamath project also supplies water to the Tule Lake National Wildlife Refuge, and the Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge.

The project was one of the first to be developed by the Reclamation Service, which later. Records relating to rights-of-way for railroads and highways across Indian reservations, ; and to rights- of-way across forest reserves, Records relating to reclamation projects on public lands ("Reclamation Project Files"), New Mexico right-of-way serial number case files, TN 40 () GN Overview of the Reclamation Process for Title II and Title XVI Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) Payments.

Reclamation is the process the U.S. Department of the Treasury (Treasury) uses to reclaim Federal benefit payments issued after death. Homestead Land Entry Files. The Homestead land entry files contain information similar to to what can be found in the Donation Land Claim entry files.

To see if your ancestor purchased Homestead Land, search the Land Patents database on the Bureau of Land Management's web site. The State Library does NOT have Homestead land entry files. By the Reclamation Act, homestead reclamation entrymen were obliged to pay all water charges before a patent would issue, but the effect of subsequent legislation, in Acts of August 9, (37 Stat.

[Comp. § ]), of Aug (38 Stat. [Comp. §§ a, bf]), and of Febru (39 Stat. [Comp. The homestead, about 7 miles north the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation auctioned by silent bid buildings from the camp, including by barracks, 31 by mess halls, 30 by The Belle Fourche Project, the second project undertaken by the new U.S.

Reclamation Service (now the Bureau of Reclamation), was fraught with troubles and provides an excellent example, as Christopher J. McCune writes, “of the difficulties Reclamation encountered in trying to make the arid lands of the American West ‘blossom as the rose.’”.

chapter 1 inspector of mines — [repealed] chapter 2 idaho geological survey download entire chapter (pdf) chapter 3 oil and gas wells — geologic information, and prevention of waste. Of the many reclamation projects in the United States, Oregon's Klamath Project is the second oldest in the nation.

Administered by the Reclamation Service (renamed the Bureau of Reclamation in ), the projects required settlers to repay the costs of constructing the irrigation works within 10 years. Congress subsequently extended the.Reclamation Project Act ofand may, in situations of potential hardship, apply such provisions for development periods in future contacts." PUBLIC PARTICIPATION "Sec.

Section 9 of the Reclamation Project Act of (43 U.S.C. h) is amended by adding the following new subsections at the end thereof.In Section (a) of the Central Utah Project Completion Act, the United States Congress authorized a federally authorized and funded replacement project to replace the Uinta and Upalco Units of the Central Utah Project (CUP) which were not constructed.

The replacement project is the Uinta Basin Replacement Project (UBRP). The UBRP will provide: 2, acre feet (3, m 3) of irrigation.

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