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House Committee on School Lands, Select - 18th R.S. (1883)

Committee Members
William Addison Kendall, Chair
J.N.P. Cramer
Thomas Nash
Isaac A. Patton
Edwin McNamee Phelps
Charges
• Investigate the sale of school lands and whether the act of April 6, 1881, for the sale of school lands limiting maximum, has, by the use of fictitious and borrowed names, been grossly violated, and persons have thus secured large amounts of land in excess of the maximum.*

Note:
Appointed by Speaker 2/13/1883, pursuant to resolution by Kendall; Kendall listed as Chairman on select committee report 3/5/1883 (House Journal, 18th R.S., pp. 158, 165, 267-269).

* This represents an abstract of the report contents. Charge text is incomplete or unavailable.

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