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  • Northwest Ordinance  (1787)  Congress of the Confederation 219The Northwest OrdinanceCongress of the Confederation1787 July 13, 1787 An Ordinance for
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  • the feudal tenant was bound to cultivate his lord's land as well as his own; and the ordinance of 6th December 1799, which did away with hoveri altogether
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  • Land Ordinance of 1785  (1785)  Congress of the Confederation 481924Land Ordinance of 1785Congress of the Confederation1785 MAY 20, 1785. An ORDINANCE
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  • Ordinance for the People of the United States." Brown was elected commander-in-chief, and from among this group a secretary of state, a secretary of war
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  • This ordinance never went into effect, and was repealed by the celebrated ordinance of 1787. This latter ordinance was prepared by a committee of which
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  • which was no longer of any importance. This ordinance allowed an exchange of 'parcels' or strips of land, so that the holdings of one man might lie in
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  • Temporary Government of Western Country  (1784)  Thomas Jefferson, Samuel Chase, David Howell 481864Temporary Government of Western CountryThomas
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  • and in modified form was adopted as the Land Ordinance of May 20, 1785. The ordinance established the Public Land Survey System (PLSS)-the rectangular system
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  • 'Whereas, in order that the ordinance of the United States in Congress assembled, for the government of the Territory northwest of the river Ohio, may have
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  • hopeful of receiving a large revenue from the sale of lands here, passed an ordinance on the 20th of May 1785 by which the present national system of land-surveys
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  • special ordinance reformed the whole system of judicial procedure, making it cheaper and more expeditious; while the toll ordinance of the 1st of February
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  • ordinance of 20th May, 1785, (1 Story's Laws of the U.S. 563,) for the survey and sale of the ceded lands. That ordinance, after directing the land to
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  • distinction drawn between the ordinance of 1787 and the Missouri compromise line. In what does the distinction consist? The ordinance, it is said, was a compact
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  • of the constitution. The Riksdag ordinance of 1617 first converted a turbulent and haphazard mob of “riksdagmen,” huddling together like a flock of sheep
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  • Eng. land. Before 1601, "brand-wine" had begun to be distilled in the Low Countries from apples, pears, and malt; and in that year an ordinance was passed
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  • contemptuous notice. He speaks of it as "the ordinance of the 12th of July, 1787, which was passed by the remnant of the Congress of the Confederation, sitting
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  • North-West Territory by the Ordinance of 1787, but the existing system is of late growth. The first step toward such a system was a law of 1824 which provided
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  • History of Iowa From the Earliest Times to the Beginning of the Twentieth Century/Volume 1 by Benjamin F. Gue Chapter V 142331History of Iowa From
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  • "Names of persons for whom marriage licenses were issued previous to 1784" (Albany, 1860); "Journal of the Legislation Council of the State of New York
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  • BAPTISTS, a body of Christians, distinguished, as their name imports, from other denominations by the view they hold respecting the ordinance of baptism (q
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