Council of Fifty, Minutes, March 1844–January 1846; Volume 1, 10 March 1844–1 March 1845

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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not less than 200 miles square would be none too great or roomy for the increase of the people arising in a period of 10 years judging from the analogy of 10 years that have gone by. Any one of the following portions of Territory might be considered by this people as eligible. First West of the State of a Territory of 200 miles square. 2nd. From the mouth of Bad Axe River, bounded by the West, extending North to the mouth of Chippewa River, thence East 80 miles, thence South 80 miles, thence West to the place of beginning, in the Territory of . 3rd. A similar portion of Territory lying in the Western part of ; from the mouth of the Colerado River, on the Gulf of Mexico, [p. [361]]
not less than 200 miles square would be none too great or roomy for the increase of the people arising in a period of 10 years judging from the analogy of 10 years that have gone by. Any one of the following portions of Territory might be considered by this people as eligible. First West of the State of a Territory of 200 miles square. 2nd. From the mouth of Bad Axe River, bounded by the West, extending North to the mouth of Chippewa River, thence East 80 miles, thence South 80 miles, thence West to the place of beginning, in the Territory of . 3rd. A similar portion of Territory lying in the Western part of ; from the mouth of the Colerado River, on the Gulf of Mexico, [p. [361]]
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