Claims of the Uintah and White River Tribes of the Ute Indians in Utah: Hearing Before a Subcommittee...on S.1924

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Page 13 - Provided, that this exception shall not continue to apply to any particular tract of land unless the entryman, settler or claimant continues to comply with the law under which the entry, filing, or settlement was made.
Page 15 - Excepting from the force and effect of this proclamation all lands which may have been prior to the date hereof embraced in any legal entry or covered by any lawful filing duly of record in the proper United States land office, or upon which any valid settlement has been made pursuant to law...
Page 13 - And whereas, the public lands in the State of Idaho, within the limits hereinafter described, are in part covered with timber, and it appears that the public good would be promoted by setting apart and reserving said lands as a public reservation;
Page 12 - Utah, embraced within the limits of the Uintah Indian Reservation, created by Executive order dated October 3. 1861. and act of Congress approved May 5, 1864 (13 Stats.
Page 8 - ... fix and determine a reasonable fee, not to exceed 10 per centum of the recovery, together with all necessary and proper expenses incurred in preparation and prosecution of the suit, to be paid to the attorneys employed by the said tribes or bands of Indians, or any of them, and the same shall be included in the decree and" shall be paid out of any sum or sums found to be due said tribes.
Page 14 - ... apart and reserve, in any State or Territory, having public land bearing forests, in any part of the public lands wholly or in part covered with timber or undergrowth, whether of commercial value or not, as public reservations, and the President shall, by public proclamation, declare the establishment of such reservations and the limits thereof" ; And whereas, it is provided by the Act of Congress, approved March...
Page 3 - The Indian title as against the United States was merely a title and right to the perpetual occupancy of the land with the privilege of using it in such mode as they saw fit until such right of occupation had been surrendered to the government. When Indian reservations were created, either by treaty or executive order, the Indians held the land by the same character of title, to wit, the right to possess and occupy the lands for the uses and purposes designated.
Page 13 - Whereas it is provided by section 24 of the act of Congress, approved March 3, 1891, entitled, "An act to repeal timber culture laws, and for other purposes...
Page 14 - Interior shall, before any of said lands are opened to disposition under any publicland law, select and set apart for the use in common of the Indians of that reservation such an amount of nonirrigable grazing lands therein at one or more places as will subserve the reasonable requirements of said Indians for the grazing of live stock. All allotments hereafter made to Uncompahgre Indians of lands in said Uintah Indian Reservation...
Page 16 - March third, nineteen hundred and five, chapter fourteen hundred and seventy-nine, and which were by the Secretary of the Interior withdrawn for irrigation works under the provisions of the reclamation Act of June seventeenth, nineteen hundred and two, in connection with the reservoir for the Strawberry Valley project.

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