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Statutes at Large Volume 30 (1897-1899) Table of Contents

VOL. 29 ⇔ VOL. 31

Volume 30:
Public Law Topic Title Stat. citation
  Chapter 1
   (Session 1)
Appropriations, Department of Agriculture AN ACT making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight. April 23, 1897 1 30 Stat. 1
  Chapter 2
   (Session 1)
Appropriations, sundry civil AN ACT making appropriations for sundry civil expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and for other purposes. June 4, 1897 11 30 Stat. 11
  Chapter 3
   (Session 1)
Appropriations, Indian Department AN ACT making appropriations for current and contingent expenses of the Indian Department and fulfilling treaty stipulations with various Indian tribes for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and for other purposes. June 7, 1897 62 30 Stat. 62
  Chapter 4
   (Session 1)
Collisions, inland waters, etc., United States AN ACT to adopt regulations for preventing collisions upon certain harbors, rivers, and inland waters of the United States. June 7, 1897 96 30 Stat. 96
  Chapter 5
   (Session 1)
Bridge, Clinch River, Tenn. AN ACT to authorize the construction of a bridge across the Clinch River, Kingston, Tennessee. June 9, 1897 103 30 Stat. 103
  Chapter 6
   (Session 1)
Bridge across St. Louis River AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to authorize the construction of a steel bridge over the Saint Louis River between the States of Wisconsin and Minnesota," approved April twenty-fourth, eighteen hundred and ninety-four, as amended by an act approved August fourth, eighteen hundred and ninety-four, entitled "An act to amend an act to authorize the construction of a steel bridge over the Saint Louis River between the States of Minnesota and Wisconsin." June 18, 1897 104 30 Stat. 104
  Chapter 7
   (Session 1)
Bridge across Pearl River, Miss. AN ACT to authorize the construction of a bridge across Peal River, in the State of Mississippi. June 18, 1897 104 30 Stat. 104
  Chapter 8
   (Session 1)
Greer County, Okla., preference right of entry, etc. AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to provide for the entry of lands in Greer County, Oklahoma, to give preference rights to settlers, and for other purposes," approved January eighteenth, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven. June 23, 1897 105 30 Stat. 105
  Chapter 9
   (Session 1)
Appropriations, deficiencies AN ACT making appropriations to supply deficiencies in the appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven, and for prior years, and for other purposes. July 19, 1897 105 30 Stat. 105
  Chapter 10
   (Session 1)
New England Distilling Company and Mullins and Crigler Company may operate as now situated AN ACT to allow the distillery of the New England Distilling Company and the rectifying house of Mullins and Crigler, both situated in Covington, Kentucky, to be operated within six hundred feet of each other. July 19, 1897 151 30 Stat. 151
  Chapter 11
   (Session 1)
Tariff of 1897 AN ACT to provide revenue for the Government and to encourage the industries of the United States. July 24, 1897 151 30 Stat. 151
  Chapter 12
   (Session 1)
Boundary between South Dakota and Nebraska AN ACT to give the consent of Congress to a compact entered into between the States of South Dakota and Nebraska respecting the boundary between said States. July 24, 1897 214 30 Stat. 214
  Chapter 13
   (Session 1)
Discriminating duties, suspension of AN ACT to authorize the President to suspend discriminating duties imposed on foreign vessels and commerce. July 24, 1897 214 30 Stat. 214
  Chapter 14
   (Session 1)
Alaska, office of surveyor-general created AN ACT to amend section eight of the act entitled "An act providing a civil government for Alaska," approved May seventeenth, eighteen hundred and eighty-four, to create the office of surveyor-general for Alaska, and for other purposes. July 24, 1897 215 30 Stat. 215
  Joint Res. 1
   (Session 1)
Mileage and stationery, Senators, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION making immediately available the appropriations for mileage and stationery of Senators, Representatives, and Delegates of the House of Representatives. March 24, 1897 216 30 Stat. 216
  Joint Res. 2
   (Session 1)
Session employees, House of Representatives JOINT RESOLUTION making immediately available appropriations for the payment of session employees of the House of Representatives during the first session of the Fifty-fifth Congress. March 24 1897 216 30 Stat. 216
  Joint Res. 3
   (Session 1)
Mississippi River floods JOINT RESOLUTION directing Secretary of War to furnish tents to the sufferers from the floods in the Mississippi River. March 24, 1897 216 30 Stat. 216
  Joint Res. 4
   (Session 1)
Public documents JOINT RESOLUTION regulating the distribution of public documents. March 25, 1897 217 30 Stat. 217
  Joint Res. 5
   (Session 1)
Alcohol in the arts, commission JOINT RESOLUTION amending a joint resolution continuing in force section two of the act approved June third, eighteen hundred and ninety-six, entitled "An act to repeal section sixty-one of `An act to reduce taxation, to provide revenue for the Government, and for other purposes,'" which became a law August twenty-eighth, eighteen hundred and ninety-four. March 26, 1897 217 30 Stat. 217
  Joint Res. 6
   (Session 1)
Mississippi River, improvement, and appropriations for deficiencies JOINT RESOLUTION making appropriation for the improvement of the Mississippi River from the Head of the Passes to the mouth of the Ohio River, and to supply deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal yer ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven. March 31, 1897 217 30 Stat. 217
  Joint Res. 7
   (Session 1)
District of Columbia, patrol system JOINT RESOLUTION making the appropriation for renewal of the patrol system of the District of Columbia immediately available. April 7, 1897 219 30 Stat. 219
  Joint Res. 8
   (Session 1)
Famine, India JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to transport contributions for the relief of the suffering poor in India. April 7, 1897 219 30 Stat. 219
  Joint Res. 9
   (Session 1)
Mississippi River flood JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Secretary of War to use rations for the relief of destitute persons in the district overflowed by the Mississippi River and its tributaries and by the Red River of the North, and making an appropriation to relieve the sufferers by said overflow. April 7, 1897 219 30 Stat. 219
  Joint Res. 10
   (Session 1)
Universal Postal Union, Congress JOINT RESOLUTION providing for the expenses of the Congress of the Universal Postal Union. May 7, 1897 220 30 Stat. 220
  Joint Res. 11
   (Session 1)
Cuba, relief of destitute Americans JOINT RESOLUTION appropriating fifty thousand dollars for the relief of destitute citizens of the United States in the island of Cuba. May 24, 1897 220 30 Stat. 220
  Joint Res. 12
   (Session 1)
Famine in India, vessel of any nationality to convey relief JOINT RESOLUTION in amendment of the joint resolution of April seventh, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven, authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to transport contributions for the relief of the famishing poor of India. June 1, 1897 220 30 Stat. 220
  Joint Res. 13
   (Session 1)
Public printing and binding, deficiency appropriation JOINT RESOLUTION making an appropriation to supply a deficiency in the appropriations for public printing and binding for the fiscal year eighteen hundred and ninety-seven. June 1, 1897 220 30 Stat. 220
  Joint Res. 14
   (Session 1)
Rio Grande River flood JOINT RESOLUTION reappropriating the sum of ten thousand dollars not expended for the relief of sufferers by the floods of the Mississippi River. June 9, 1897 221 30 Stat. 221
  Joint Res. 15
   (Session 1)
Consular salaries, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION relating to the payment of salaries in the consular service. June 15, 1897 221 30 Stat. 221
  Joint Res. 16
   (Session 1)
Gutierrez, Cárlos JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Secretary of War to receive for instruction at the Military Academy at West Point. June 18, 1897 221 30 Stat. 221
  Joint Res. 17
   (Session 1)
Dry dock, No. 3, etc., repair of JOINT RESOLUTION to provide for the immediate repair of Dry Dock Numbered Three, at the New York Navy-Yard. June 26, 1897 222 30 Stat. 222
  Joint Res. 18
   (Session 1)
Omaha Exposition., admission of foreign laborers JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing foreign exhibitors at the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition, to be held in the city of Omaha, in the State of Nebraska, during the year eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, to bring to the United States foreign laborers from their countries, respectively, for the purpose of preparing for and making, exhibits. June 30, 1897 222 30 Stat. 222
  Joint Res. 19
   (Session 1)
Statue of General Sherman, erection of temporary studio JOINT RESOLUTION granting permission for the erection of a temporary studio in the city of Washington, District of Columbia, for use in the construction and completion of the statue of General Sherman. July 15, 1897 223 30 Stat. 223
  Joint Res. 20
   (Session 1)
Grand Army Encampment, Leavenworth, Kans., tents for use of JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Secretary of War to issue tents for the use of the Grand Army. Encampment at Leavenworth, Kansas. July 19, 1897 224 30 Stat. 224
  Joint Res. 21
   (Session 1)
Regie contract system, investigation of JOINT RESOLUTION requesting the President to make investigation into the "Regie contract" system. July 24, 1897 224 30 Stat. 224
  Joint Res. 22
   (Session 1)
Congressional employees, July salaries, 1897 JOINT RESOLUTION to pay the officers and employees of the Senate and House of Representatives on the day following adjournment. July 24, 1897 224 30 Stat. 224
  Chapter 1
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, deficiencies AN ACT making appropriations to provide for certain deficiencies in the appropriations for the service of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight. December, 16, 1897 225 30 Stat. 225
  Chapter 2
   (Session 2)
Yukon River country, relief of persons, etc. AN ACT authorizing the Secretary of War, in his discretion, to purchase subsistence stores, supplies, and materials for the relief of people who are in the Yukon River country, to provide means for their transportation and distribution, and making an appropriation therefor. December 18, 1897 226 30 Stat. 226
  Chapter 3
   (Session 2)
Fur Seals, North. Pacific Ocean AN ACT prohibiting the killing of fur seals in the waters of the North Pacific Ocean. December, 29, 1897 226 30 Stat. 226
  Chapter 4
   (Session 2)
Right of way, Arizona AN ACT to amend an act granting to the Gila Valley, Globe and Northern Railway Company a right of way through the San Carlos Indian Reservation, in Arizona January 13, 1898 227 30 Stat. 227
  Chapter 5
   (Session 2)
Public lands AN ACT to confirm certain cash entries of public lands. January 18, 1898 227 30 Stat. 227
  Chapter 6
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia, cemeteries, etc. AN ACT for the regulation of cemeteries and the disposal of dead bodies in the District of Columbia. January 25, 1898 228 30 Stat. 228
  Chapter 7
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia, bequest of Peter Von Essen AN ACT authorizing the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to accept the bequest of the late Peter Von Essen for the use of the public white schools of that portion of said District formerly known as Georgetown, and distribute same among the heirs of Peter Von Essen, deceased. January 25, 1898 231 30 Stat. 231
  Chapter 8
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia, disposal of refuse AN ACT to regulate, in the District of Columbia, the disposal of certain refuse, and for other purposes. January 25, 1898 231 30 Stat. 231
  Chapter 10
   (Session 2)
Public, etc., lands, accountability of receivers, etc. AN ACT to amend section twenty-two hundred and thirty-four of the Revised Statutes. January 27, 1898 234 30 Stat. 234
  Chapter 11
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, urgent deficiencies AN ACT making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in the appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and for prior years, and for other purposes. January 28, 1898 234 30 Stat. 234
  Chapter 12
   (Session 2)
Navahoe AN ACT to provide an American register for the steamer Navahoe. January 31, 1898 240 30 Stat. 240
  Chapter 13
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Ouachita River, La. AN ACT to amend and reenact section five of an act entitled "An act to authorize the mayor and city council of Monroe, and the police jury of the parish of Ouachita, Louisiana, to construct a traffic bridge across the Ouachita River, opposite said city," approved February eighth, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven. February 3, 1898 240 30 Stat. 240
  Chapter 14
   (Session 2)
Sharpshooter AN ACT to provide an American register for the barkentine Sharpshooter, of San Francisco, California. February 9, 1898 240 30 Stat. 240
  Chapter 15
   (Session 2)
District judge, Texas AN ACT to provide for the appointment of an additional district judge in and for the northern judicial district of the State of Texas. February 9, 1898 240 30 Stat. 240
  Chapter 16
   (Session 2)
Vessel, Yukon River, Alaska AN ACT for the purchase or construction of a suitable vessel for service on the Yukon River, Alaska. February 11, 1898 241 30 Stat. 241
  Chapter 17
   (Session 2)
Bridges, Choctawhatchee River. Ala. AN ACT authorizing the construction of two bridges across the Choctawhatchee River, a navigable stream, in Dale County, Alabama. February 14, 1898 241 30 Stat. 241
  Chapter 18
   (Session 2)
Right of way, Indian, etc., Territories AN ACT authorizing the Muscogee Coal and Railway Company to construct and operate a railway through the Indian Territory and Oklahoma Territory, and for other purposes. February 14, 1898 241 30 Stat. 241
  Chapter 23
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Tallahatchie River, Miss. AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act declaring a certain bridge across the Tallahatchie River, in Tallahatchie County, State of Mississippi, a lawful structure, and for other purposes," approved May twenty-eighth, eighteen hundred and ninety-six. February 15, 1898 245 30 Stat. 245
  Chapter 24
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Snake River AN ACT to authorize the construction of a steel bridge over the Snake River between the States of Washington and Idaho. February 15, 1898 245 30 Stat. 245
  Chapter 25
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT relating to the adulteration of foods and drugs in the District of Columbia. February 17, 1898 246 30 Stat. 246
  Chapter 26
   (Session 2)
Navigation AN ACT to amend the laws relating to navigation. February 17, 1898 248 30 Stat. 248
  Chapter 27
   (Session 2)
Sabine Pass, Texas, dredge boat AN ACT to make available fifteen thousand dollars heretofore appropriated for the expense of operating a dredge boat at Sabine Pass, Texas. February 17, 1898 249 30 Stat. 249
  Chapter 28
   (Session 2)
Rockland, Me. AN ACT making Rockland, Maine, a subport of entry. February 17, 1898 249 30 Stat. 249
  Chapter 30
   (Session 2)
Leelanaw AN ACT to provide an American register for the steamer Leelanaw. February 19, 1898 249 30 Stat. 249
  Chapter 31
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, deficiencies AN ACT making appropriations for expenses of United States courts, and for other purposes. February 19, 1898 249 30 Stat. 249
  Chapter 32
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT in relation to taxes and tax sales in the District of Columbia. February 28, 1898 250 30 Stat. 250
  Chapter 35
   (Session 2)
Territories, issue of municipal bonds in AN ACT to amend an act to prohibit the passage of local or special laws in the Territories, to limit Territorial indebtedness, and so forth. March 4, 1898 252 30 Stat. 252
  Chapter 37
   (Session 2)
Mississippi River, dam, etc. AN ACT permitting the building of a dam between Coon Rapids and the north limits of the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota, across the Mississippi River. March 5, 1898 253 30 Stat. 253
  Chapter 38
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, Military Academy AN ACT making appropriations for the support of the Military Academy for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine. March 5, 1898 253 30 Stat. 253
  Chapter 53
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to authorize two additional regiments of artillery. March 8, 1898 261 30 Stat. 261
  Chapter 54
   (Session 2)
Arkansas school fund, etc. AN ACT giving the assent of Congress to a change of the compact entered into between the United States and the State of Arkansas on her admission into the Union. March 8, 1898 262 30 Stat. 262
  Chapter 55
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, diplomatic and consular AN ACT making appropriations for the diplomatic and consular service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine. March 9, 1898 262 30 Stat. 262
  Chapter 56
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, urgent deficiencies AN ACT making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in the appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and for prior years, and for other purposes. March 9, 1898 273 30 Stat. 273
  Chapter 57
   (Session 2)
Proof of loyalty in bounty land applications, etc. AN ACT to repeal in part and to limit section thirty-four hundred and eighty of the Revised Statutes of the United States. March 11, 1898 274 30 Stat. 274
  Chapter 59
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Arkansas AN ACT authorizing the Mississippi River, Hamburg and Western Railway Company to construct and maintain a bridge across the Bayou Bartholomew, in Arkansas. March 12, 1898 275 30 Stat. 275
  Chapter 60
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, pensions AN ACT making appropriations for the payment of invalid and other pensions of the United States for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, and for other purposes. March 14, 1898 276 30 Stat. 276
  Chapter 68
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, legislative, executive, and judicial AN ACT making appropriations for the legislative, executive, and judicial expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, and for other purposes. March 15, 1898 277 30 Stat. 277
  Chapter 69
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, Army AN ACT making appropriations for. the support of the Army for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine. March 15, 1898 318 30 Stat. 318
  Chapter 70
   (Session 2)
Insurance company AN ACT to extend the charter of the Franklin Insurance Company of the city of Washington. March 17, 1898 327 30 Stat. 327
  Chapter 71
   (Session 2)
Right of way, Indian Territory AN ACT to extend the time for the construction of the railway of the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway Company through the Indian Territory. March 17, 1898 327 30 Stat. 327
  Chapter 72
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia, Columbian University AN ACT supplemental to the act of February ninth, eighteen hundred and twenty-one, incorporating the Colombian College in the District of Columbia, and the acts amendatory thereof. March 18, 1898 328 30 Stat. 328
  Chapter 74
   (Session 2)
Santa Fe, N. Mex. AN ACT to permanently locate the capital of the Territory of New Mexico. March 19, 1898 329 30 Stat. 329
  Chapter 75
   (Session 2)
Hot Springs Reservation, Ark., leases AN ACT relating to leases on the Hot Springs Reservation, and for other purposes. March 19, 1898 329 30 Stat. 329
  Chapter 76
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Monongahela River AN ACT extending the time within which the Pittsburg and Mansfield Railroad Company is authorized to construct a bridge across the Monongahela River. March 19, 1898 330 30 Stat. 330
  Chapter 82
   (Session 2)
United States customs port AN ACT to change name of port of collection of United States customs from Suspension Bridge to Niagara Falls.. March 21, 1898 330 30 Stat. 330
  Chapter 85
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, Department of Agriculture AN ACT making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine. March 22, 1898 330 30 Stat. 330
  Chapter 86
   (Session 2)
Steam vessels, licensing of mates AN ACT to amend section forty-four hundred and forty of the Revised Statutes, authorizing the licensing of mates on river and ocean steamers. March 23, 1898 340 30 Stat. 340
  Chapter 87
   (Session 2)
Might of way, Indian Territory AN ACT to grant the right of way through the Indian Territory to the Denison, Bonham and New Orleans Railway Company for the purpose of constructing a railway,. and for other purposes. March 23, 1898 341 30 Stat. 341
  Chapter 88
   (Session 2)
Right of way, Connecticut AN ACT granting a right of way through the naval station, New London, in the State of Connecticut, to the Norwich and Worcester Railroad Company. March 23, 1898 344 30 Stat. 344
  Chapter 89
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia, writs of execution AN ACT to require certain writs to be directed to and executed by the marshal of the District of Columbia. March 23, 1898 344 30 Stat. 344
  Chapter 100
   (Session 2)
Right of way, Nebraska AN ACT granting the right to the Omaha Northern Railway Company to construct a railway across, and establish stations on, the Omaha and Winnebago reservations in the State of Nebraska, and for other purposes. March 26, 1898 344 30 Stat. 344
  Chapter 102
   (Session 2)
Right of way, Indian Territory AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to authorize the Denison and Northern Railway Company to construct and operate a railway through the Indian Territory, and for other purposes." March 29, 1898 345 30 Stat. 345
  Chapter 103
   (Session 2)
"Maine." AN ACT for the relief of the sufferers by the destruction of the United States steamer Maine in the harbor of Havana, Cuba. March 30, 1898 346 30 Stat. 346
  Chapter 104
   (Session 2)
Right of way, Indian Territory AN ACT authorizing the Nebraska, Kansas and Gulf Railway Company. to construct and operate a railway through the Indian Territory, and for other purposes. March 30, 1898 347 30 Stat. 347
  Chapter 105
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Mississippi River, AN ACT to authorize the relocation and rebuilding of a pontoon bridge across the Mississippi River at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin. March 30, 1898 350 30 Stat. 350
  Chapter 113
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Red River, La. AN ACT to authorize the Monroe Railway and Construction Company to construct a bridge across the Red River, at or near Grand Ecore, Louisiana. April 4, 1898 351 30 Stat. 351
  Chapter 116
   (Session 2)
Florence Crittenton Mission AN ACT to incorporate the National Florence Crittenton Mission. April 9, 1898 352 30 Stat. 352
  Chapter 118
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Louisiana AN ACT authorizing the Shreveport and Red River Valley Railway Company to construct and maintain a bridge across the Loggy Bayou, in Louisiana. April 11, 1898 352 30 Stat. 352
  Chapter 119
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Arkansas AN ACT to authorize the construction of abridge across Saint Francis River, in the State of Arkansas. April 11, 1898 354 30 Stat. 354
  Chapter 120
   (Session 2)
Public lands AN ACT extending the right of commutation to certain homestead settlers on lands in Oklahoma Territory, opened to settlement under the provisions of the act entitled "An act to ratify and confirm the agreement with the Kickapoo Indians in Oklahoma Territory, and to make appropriations for carrying the same into effect." April 11, 1898 354 30 Stat. 354
  Chapter 121
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Louisiana AN ACT to authorize the Shreveport Bridge and Terminal Company to construct and maintain a bridge across Red River, in the State of Louisiana, at or near Shreveport. April 11, 1898 355 30 Stat. 355
  Chapter 166
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to incorporate the - Masonic Temple Association of the District of Columbia. April 15, 1898 357 30 Stat. 357
  Chapter 183
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Arkansas AN ACT to authorize the construction of a bridge over the Black River, at or near Pocahontas, Arkansas. April 21, 1898 359 30 Stat. 359
  Chapter 184
   (Session 2)
Alaska AN ACT to create a board of local inspectors of steam vessels for the customs district of Alaska. April 21, 1898 360 30 Stat. 360
  Chapter 185
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Iowa and Nebraska AN ACT to amend "An act authorizing the construction of a railway, street-railway, motor, wagon, and pedestrian bridge over the Missouri River, near Council Bluffs, Iowa, and Omaha, Nebraska," and to extend the time for the completion of the bridge therein provided for. April 21, 1898 60 30 Stat. 360
  Chapter 186
   (Session 2)
Knoxville, Tenn. AN ACT to make Knoxville, Tennessee, a port of delivery, and to create the office of surveyor of customs. April 21, 1898 361 30 Stat. 361
  Chapter 187
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to provide for temporarily increasing the military establishment of the United States in time of war, and fax other purposes. April 22, 1898 361 30 Stat. 361
  Chapter 188
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Michigan AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act giving the consent of the United States to the erection of a bridge across Portage Lake, Houghton County, Michigan, between the villages of Houghton and Hancock," approved March third, eighteen hundred and ninety-one. April 25, 1898 363 30 Stat. 363
  Chapter 189
   (Session 2)
War with Spain AN ACT declaring that war exists between the United States of America and the Kingdom of Spain. April 25, 1898 364 30 Stat. 364
  Chapter 191
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT for the better organization of the line of the Army of the United states. April 26, 1898 364 30 Stat. 364
  Chapter 226
   (Session 2)
Bridge, New York AN ACT extending the time for the completion of bridge across Saint Lawrence River. April 29, 1898 30 Stat. 366
  Chapter 227
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Mississippi AN ACT providing for the construction of a bridge across the Yalobusha River, between Leflore and Carroll counties, in the State of Mississippi. April 29, 1898 366 30 Stat. 366
  Chapter 228
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Mississippi AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to authorize the construction of a bridge across the Yazoo River at or near the city of Greenwood, in Leflore County, in the State of Mississippi." April 29, 1898 367 30 Stat. 367
  Chapter 229
   (Session 2)
Arkansas AN ACT to approve a compromise and settlement between the United States and the State of Arkansas. April 29, 1898 367 30 Stat. 367
  Chapter 231
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia, Potomac flats AN ACT to permit certain parties to intervene in the equity cause of the United States against Morris and others, pending ~in the supreme court of the District of Columbia. May 2, 1898 369 30 Stat. 369
  Chapter 234
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, naval AN ACT making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, and for other purposes. May 4, 1898 369 30 Stat. 369
  Chapter 235
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, deficiencies, Army AN ACT making appropriations to supply deficiencies in the appropriations for support of the Army for the fiscal year eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and for other purposes. May 4, 1898 390 30 Stat. 390
  Chapter 236
   (Session 2)
Texas AN ACT for the removal of suits from the courts of the State of Texas to the courts of the United States in the State of Texas. May 4, 1898 397 30 Stat. 397
  Chapter 237
   (Session 2)
Elk River survey AN ACT to provide for a survey of Elk River, in Tennessee and Alabama. May 4, 1898 397 30 Stat. 397
  Chapter 238
   (Session 2)
Rainy Lake River, dam AN ACT permitting the building of a dam across Rainy Lake River. May 4, 1898 398 30 Stat. 398
  Chapter 241
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to prevent the adulteration of candy in the District of Columbia. May 5, 1898 398 30 Stat. 398
  Chapter 245
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia, right of way AN ACT to authorize the Washington and Glen Echo Railroad Company to obtain a right of way and construct tracks into the District of Columbia six hundred feet. May 7, 1898 399 30 Stat. 399
  Chapter 246
   (Session 2)
Right of way, Indian Territory AN ACT to amend section nine of an act entitled "An act to grant to the Arkansas, Texas and Mexican Central Railway Company a right of way through the Indian Territory, and for other purposes." May 7, 1898 399 30 Stat. 399
  Chapter 247
   (Session 2)
Road to Chickamauga, etc., Park AN ACT granting to the Chattanooga Rapid Transit Company the right to cross with its track. the Dry Valley road to the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Park. May 7, 1898 399 30 Stat. 399
  Chapter 248
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, fortifications AN ACT making appropriations for fortifications and other works of defense, for the armament thereof; for the procurement of heavy ordnance for trial and service, and for other purposes. May 7, 1898 400 30 Stat. 400
  Chapter 249
   (Session 2)
Surrey, etc. AN ACT for the survey of the pass leading from the Gulf of Mexico to Horn island Harbor, Mississippi, and a survey of said harbor. May 7, 1898 403 30 Stat. 403
  Chapter 290
   (Session 2)
Hot Springs Reservation, Ark. AN ACT authorizing the Supreme Lodge of the Knights of Pythias to erect and maintain a sanitarium and bath house on the Government reservation at the city of Hot Springs, Arkansas. May 9, 1898 403 30 Stat. 403
  Chapter 292
   (Session 2)
Right of way, public lands AN ACT to amend an act to permit the use of the right of Nay through public lands for tramroads, canals, and reservoirs, and for other purposes. May 11, 1898 404 30 Stat. 404
  Chapter 293
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to provide for organizing a naval battalion in the District of Columbia. May 11, 1898 404 30 Stat. 404
  Chapter 294
   (Session 2)
Volunteer Army AN ACT to provide for a volunteer brigade of engineers and a? additional. force of ten thousand enlisted men specially accustomed to tropical climates. May 11, 1898 405 30 Stat. 405
  Chapter 295
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to amend section five of an act entitled "As act to punish the carrying or selling of deadly or dangerous weapons within the District of Columbia, and for other purposes," approved July thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-two. May 11, 1898 405 30 Stat. 405
  Chapter 296
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to increase the number of surgeons in the United States Army. May 12, 1898 406 30 Stat. 406
  Chapter 297
   (Session 2)
Life-saving station AN ACT to provide a life-saving station on the westerly side of the harbor of Gloucester, Massachusetts. May 14, 1898 406 30 Stat. 406
  Chapter 298
   (Session 2)
Bridge, Arkansas River AN ACT authorizing the Campbell-Lynch Bridge Company to construct a bridge across the Arkansas River at or near Webbers Falls, Indian Territory. May 14, 1898 407 30 Stat. 407
  Chapter 299
   (Session 2)
Alaska AN ACT extending the homestead laws and providing fer right of day for railroads in the District of Alaska, and for other purposes. May 14, 1898 409 30 Stat. 409
  Chapter 338
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia, protection of fish AN ACT for the protection of fish in District of Columbia, for the maintenance of a permanent spawning ground in the Potomac River in said District, and for other purposes. May 17, 1898 415 30 Stat. 415
  Chapter 339
   (Session 2)
Circuit courts, United States AN ACT to confer jurisdiction upon the circuit courts in certain cases. May 17, 1898 416 30 Stat. 416
  Chapter 340
   (Session 2)
Fort Smith, Ark. AN ACT declaring the Federal jail at the city of Fort Smith, Arkansas, a national prison for certain purposes. May 17, 1898 417 30 Stat. 417
  Chapter 341
   (Session 2)
Customs AN ACT to provide for the disposition of abandoned imported merchandise. May 17, 1898 417 30 Stat. 417
  Chapter 342
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to organize a volunteer signal corps. May 18, 1898 417 30 Stat. 417
  Chapter 343
   (Session 2)
Right of way AN ACT granting the Santa Fe and Grand Canyon Railroad Company right of way for railroad purposes through the Grand Canyon Forest Reserve in northern Arizona. May 18, 1898 418 30 Stat. 418
  Chapter 344
   (Session 2)
Public lands AN ACT to abolish the distinction between offered and unoffered lands, and for other purposes. May 18, 1898 418 30 Stat. 418
  Chapter 345
   (Session 2)
Cuba AN ACT to provide assistance to the inhabitants of Cuba, and arms, munitions, and military stores to the people of the Island of Cuba, and for other purposes. May 18, 1898 419 30 Stat. 419
  Chapter 346
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to provide for the increased volume of work in the Adjutant-General's Department of the Army, due to the calling out of volunteers and the increase of the Regular Army. May 18, 1898 419 30 Stat. 419
  Chapter 347
   (Session 2)
Postal Service AN ACT to amend the postal laws relating to use of postal cards. May 19;1898 419 30 Stat. 419
  Chapter 348
   (Session 2)
Assay office AN ACT to establish an assay office at Seattle, Washington. May 21, 1898 420 30 Stat. 420
  Chapter 349
   (Session 2)
Catania AN ACT to provide an American register for the steamer Catania. May 21, 1898 420 30 Stat. 420
  Chapter 350
   (Session 2)
Centennial AN ACT To provide an American register for the steamship Centennial. May 21, 1898 420 30 Stat. 420
  Chapter 363
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT providing for the payment and maintenance of volunteers during the interval between their enrollment and muster into the United States service, and for other purposes. May 26, 1898 420 30 Stat. 420
  Chapter 364
   (Session 2)
Zealandia AN ACT to provide an American register for the steamship Zealandia. May 27, 1898 421 30 Stat. 421
  Chapter 366
   (Session 2)
Bridge AN ACT extending the time for the construction of a wagon and motor bridge across the Missouri River at Saint Charles, Missouri, as provided by an act approved June third, eighteen hundred and ninety-six. May 28, 1898 421 30 Stat. 421
  Chapter 367
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to amend sections ten and thirteen of an act entitled "An act to provide for temporarily increasing the military establishment of the United States in time of war, and for other purposes." approved April twenty-second, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight. May 28, 1898 421 30 Stat. 421
  Chapter 368
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, deficiencies AN ACT making appropriations to supply deficiencies in the appropriations for the payment of pensions, and for other objects, for the fiscal year eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and for other purposes. May 31, 1898 422 30 Stat. 422
  Chapter 369
   (Session 2)
United States court, Idaho AN ACT to amend "An act to provide the times and places for holding terms of the United States courts in the States of Idaho and Wyoming," approved.July fifth, eighteen hundred and ninety-two, as amended by the amendatory act approved November third, eighteen hundred and ninety-three. June 1, 1898 423 30 Stat. 423
  Chapter 370
   (Session 2)
Arbitration, railroads AN ACT concerning carriers engaged in interstate commerce and their employees. June 1, 1898 424 30 Stat. 424
  Chapter 371
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to suspend certain provisions of law relating to hospital stewards in the United States Army, and for other purposes. June 2, 1898 428 30 Stat. 428
  Chapter 372
   (Session 2)
Right of way AN ACT to grant aright of way to the village of Flandreau, South Dakota. June 2, 1898 429 30 Stat. 429
  Chapter 376
   (Session 2)
Uintah Indians, Utah AN ACT for the appointment of a commission to make allotments of lands in severalty to Indians upon the Uintah Indian Reservation in Utah, and to obtain the cession to the United States of all lands within said reservation not so allotted. June 4, 1898 429 30 Stat. 429
  Chapter 377
   (Session 2)
Right of way AN ACT granting to the Washington Improvement and Development Company a right of way through the Colville Indian Reservation, in the State of Washington. June 4, 1818 430 30 Stat. 430
  Chapter 378
   (Session 2)
Indian Territory AN ACT granting additional powers to railroad companies operating lines in the Indian Territory. June 4, 1898 431 30 Stat. 431
  Chapter 379
   (Session 2)
Patents, trade-marks, etc. AN ACT appointing commissioners to revise the statutes relating to patents, trade and other marks, and trade and commercial names. June 4, 1898 431 30 Stat. 431
  Chapter 388
   (Session 2)
Military post-office AN ACT to authorize the establishment of post-offices at military posts or camps. June 6, 1898 432 30 Stat. 432
  Chapter 389
   (Session 2)
Rebellion disabilities AN ACT to remove the disability imposed by section three of the Fourteenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States. June 6, 1898 432 30 Stat. 432
  Chapter 390
   (Session 2)
The China AN ACT to provide an American register for the steamship China. June, 7, 1898 432 30 Stat. 432
  Chapter 391
   (Session 2)
Right of way AN ACT to amend section eight of the act of Congress approved March second, eighteen hundred and ninety-six, granting a right of way to the Fort Smith and Western Coal Railroad Company through the Indian Territory, and for other purposes. June 7, 1898 433 30 Stat. 433
  Chapter 392
   (Session 2)
War Department AN ACT to suspend the operation of certain provisions of law relating to the War Department, and for other purposes. June 7, 1898 433 30 Stat. 433
  Chapter 393
   (Session 2)
Life-Saving Service AN ACT authorizing certain life-saving stations to be opened and manned during June and July, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight. June 7, 1898 434 30 Stat. 434
  Chapter 394
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT conferring on, the supreme court of the District of Columbia jurisdiction to take proof of the execution of wills affecting real estate, and for other purposes. June 8, 1898 434 30 Stat. 434
  Chapter 395
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, deficiencies AN ACT making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in the appropriations for the support of the Military and Naval establishments for the fiscal year eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and for other purposes. June 8, 1898 437 30 Stat. 437
  Chapter 423
   (Session 2)
Letters patent; etc. AN ACT for revising and perfecting the classification of letters patent and printed publications in the Patent Office. June 10, 1898 440 30 Stat. 440
  Chapter 446
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, Postal Service AN ACT making appropriations for the service of the Post-Office Department for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine. June 13, 1898 30 Stat. 440
  Chapter 447
   (Session 2)
Columbia Railway. AN ACT to authorize extension eastwardly of the Columbia Railway. June 13, 1898 445 30 Stat. 445
  Chapter 448
   (Session 2)
War revenue bill AN ACT to provide ways and means to meet war expenditures, and for other purposes. Julie 13, 1898 448 30 Stat. 448
  Chapter 449
   (Session 2)
Bering Sea awards AN ACT making appropriations to pay the Bering Sea awards. June 15, 1898 470 30 Stat. 470
  Chapter 450
   (Session 2)
Capital Railway, District of Columbia AN ACT to amend the charter of the Capital Railway Company. June 15, 1898 470 30 Stat. 470
  Chapter 451
   (Session 2)
Life-Saving Service AN ACT to authorize the establishment of a life-saving station at or near Charlevoix, Michigan. June 15, 1898 471 30 Stat. 471
  Chapter 452
   (Session 2)
Bridge AN ACT to authorize the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Quindaro, Kansas, by the Kansas City, Northeastern and Gulf Railway Company. June 15, 1898 471 30 Stat. 471
  Chapter 456
   (Session 2)
Arkadia AN ACT to provide an American register for the steamer Arkadia. June 16, 1898 473 30 Stat. 473
  Chapter 457
   (Session 2)
Victoria, etc. AN ACT to provide Americana registers for the steamers Victoria, Olympia, Arizona, Columbia, Argyle, and Tacoma. June 16, 1898 473 30 Stat. 473
  Chapter 458
   (Session 2)
Public lands AN ACT for the protection of homestead settlers who enter the military or naval service of the United States in time of war. June 16, 1898 473 30 Stat. 473
  Chapter 459
   (Session 2)
Skip Island Harbor channel, etc. AN ACT for a survey for a channel leading from Ship Island Harbor, Mississippi, to the railroad pier at Gulf Port, Mississippi, and to Biloxi, Mississippi, and for a survey of Ship Island Pass. June 16, 1898 473 30 Stat. 473
  Chapter 460
   (Session 2)
Bridge AN ACT to authorize the construction of a bridge across Saint Francis Lake, at or near Lake City, State of Arkansas. June 16, 1898 474 30 Stat. 474
  Chapter 463
   (Session 2)
Navy AN ACT to organize a hospital corps of the Navy of the United States; to define its duties and to regulate its pay. June 17, 1898 474 30 Stat. 474
  Chapter 464
   (Session 2)
Specialist and Unionist AN ACT to provide American registers for the steamers Specialist and Unionist. June 18, 1898 475 30 Stat. 475
  Chapter 465
   (Session 2)
Right of way AN ACT granting to the Kettle River Valley Railway Company a right of way through the north half of the Colville Indian Reservation in the State of Washington. June 1, 1898 475 30 Stat. 475
  Chapter 466
   (Session 2)
Industrial Commission AN ACT authorizing the appointment of a nonpartisan commission to collate information and to consider and recommend legislation to meet the problems presented by labor, agriculture, and capital. June 18, 1898 476 30 Stat. 476
  Chapter 467
   (Session 2)
District of Colombia AN ACT to regulate plumbing and gas fitting in the District of Columbia. June 18, 1898 477 30 Stat. 477
  Chapter 468
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to incorporate the East Washington Heights Traction Railroad Company in the District of Columbia. June 18, 1898 478 30 Stat. 478
  Chapter 469
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to promote the administration of justice in the Army," approved October first, eighteen hundred and ninety, and for other purposes. June 18, 1898 483 30 Stat. 483
  Chapter 489
   (Session 2)
New Mexico AN ACT to make certain grants of land to the Territory of New Mexico, and for other purposes. June 21, 1898 484 30 Stat. 484
  Chapter 490
   (Session 2)
Santa Barbara, Cal. AN ACT granting certain lands to the city of Santa Barbara, California. June 21, 1898 487 30 Stat. 487
  Chapter 494
   (Session 2)
Sabine Pass, Tex. AN ACT making Sabine Pass, in the State of Texas, a subport of entry and delivery. June 23, 1898 487 30 Stat. 487
  Chapter 495
   (Session 2)
Attorneys and marshals AN ACT concerning attorneys and marshals of the United States. June 24, 1898 487 30 Stat. 487
  Chapter 496
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to define the rights of purchasers of the Belt Railway, and for other purposes. June 24, 1898 488 30 Stat. 488
  Chapter 497
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to compel street railway companies in the District of Columbia to remove abandoned tracks, and for other purposes. June 25, 1898 489 30 Stat. 489
  Chapter 499
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to amend the charter of the Eckington and Soldiers' Home Railway Company of the District of Columbia, the Maryland and Washington Railway Company, and for other purposes. June 27, 1898 490 30 Stat. 490
  Chapter 500
   (Session 2)
Right of way AN ACT to authorize the Kansas, Oklahoma and Gulf Railway Company to construct and operate a railway through the Chilocco Indian Reservation, Territory of Oklahoma, and for other purposes. June 27, 1898 492 30 Stat. 492
  Chapter 501
   (Session 2)
Right of way AN ACT granting a right of way through the Pikes Peak timber land reserve and the public lands to the Cripple Creek District Railway Company. June 27, 1898 493 30 Stat. 493
  Chapter 502
   (Session 2)
South Canadian River AN ACT to authorize the Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railway Company to straighten and restore the channel of the South Canadian River, in the Indian Territory, at the crossing of said railroad. June 27, 1898 30 Stat. 493
  Chapter 503
   (Session 2)
Suits against the Government, etc. AN ACT to amend sections one and two of the act of March third, eighteen hundred and eighty-seven, twenty-fourth Statutes at Large, chapter three hundred and fifty-nine. June 27, 1898 494 30 Stat. 494
  Chapter 504
   (Session 2)
Court of Private Land Claims AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to establish a Court of Private Land Claims and to provide for the settlement of private laud claims in certain States and Territories," approved March third, eighteen hundred and ninety-one, and the act amendatory thereto, approved February twenty-first, eighteen hundred and ninety-three. June 27, 1898 495 30 Stat. 495
  Chapter 517
   (Session 2)
Indian Territory AN ACT for the protection of the people of the Indian Territory, and for other purposes. June 28, 1898 495 30 Stat. 495
  Chapter 518
   (Session 2)
Rebellion flag AN ACT to restore to the State of New York the flag carried by the One hundred and fourth New York Volunteer Infantry. June 28, 1898 519 30 Stat. 519
  Chapter 519
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to amend an act of Congress approved March second, eighteen hundred and ninety-three, entitled "An act to provide a permanent system of highways in that part of the District of Columbia lying outside of cities," and for other purposes. June 28, 1898 519 30 Stat. 519
  Chapter 534
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT relating to the Washington, Woodside, and Forest Glen Railway and Power Company, of Montgomery County, Maryland. June 29, 1898 520 30 Stat. 520
  Chapter 535
   (Session 2)
Bridge AN ACT to authorize the Montgomery-Elmore Bridge and Improvement Company to construct and maintain a bridge across the Alabama River near the city of Montgomery, Alabama. June 29, 1898 522 30 Stat. 521
  Chapter 536
   (Session 2)
Gladstone, Mich. AN ACT to designate Gladatone, Michigan, a subpart of entry. June 29, 1898 522 30 Stat. 522
  Chapter 537
   (Session 2)
Bridge AN ACT to provide for the construction of abridge across Niagara River. June 29, 1898 522 30 Stat. 522
  Chapter 538
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to amend section ten of an act approved April twenty-second, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, entitled "An act to provide for temporarily increasing the military establishment of the United States in time of war, and for other purposes." June 29, 1898 525 30 Stat. 525
  Chapter 540
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, District of Columbia AN ACT making appropriations to provide for the expenses of the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, and for other purposes. June 30, 1898 525 30 Stat. 525
  Chapter 541
   (Session 2)
Bankruptcy AN ACT to establish a uniform system of bankruptcy throughout the United States. July 1, 1898 544 30 Stat. 544
  Chapter 542
   (Session 2)
Seminole Indians AN ACT to ratify the agreement between the Dawes Commission and the Seminole Nation of Indians. July 1, 1898 567 30 Stat. 567
  Chapter 543
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to vest in the Commissioners of the District of Columbia control of street parking in said District. July 1, 1898 570 30 Stat. 570
  Chapter 544
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to authorize the appointment of a military storekeeper in the Army. July 1, 1898 571 30 Stat. 571
  Chapter 545
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, Indian AN ACT making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Indian Department and for fulfilling treaty stipulations with various Indian tribes for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, and for other purposes. July 1, 1898 571 30 Stat. 571
  Chapter 546
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, sundry civil AN ACT making appropriations for sundry civil expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, and for other purposes. July 1, 1898 597 30 Stat. 597
  Chapter 547
   (Session 2)
Bridge AN ACT to authorize the White and Black River Valley Railway Company to build a bridge across the Black River in Arkansas. July 1, 1898 650 30 Stat. 650
  Chapter 548
   (Session 2)
Bridge AN ACT extending the time for the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at Yankton, South Dakota. July 1, 1898 651 30 Stat. 651
  Chapter 563
   (Session 2)
Public lands AN ACTs to relieve owners of mining claims who enlist in the military or naval service of the United States for duty in the war with Spain from performing assessment work during such term of service. July 2, 1898 651 30 Stat. 651
  Chapter 564
   (Session 2)
Titusville, Pa. AN ACT designating Titusville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, a port of delivery in the customs collection district of Erie, Pennsylvania. July 2, 1898 652 30 Stat. 652
  Chapter 568
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT relative to the Corps of Engineers of the Army. July 5, 1898 652 30 Stat. 652
  Chapter 571
   (Session 2)
Appropriations, deficiencies AN ACT making appropriations to supply deficiencies in the appropriations for the fiscal year eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and for prior years, and for other purposes. July 7, 1898 652 30 Stat. 652
  Chapter 572
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to increase the efficiency of the Quartermaster's Department of the Army. July 7, 1898 714 30 Stat. 714
  Chapter 573
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to increase thee efficiency of the Subsistence Department of.the Army. July 7, 1898 715 30 Stat. 715
  Chapter 574
   (Session 2)
Right of way AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to amend an act to grant to the Gainesville, McAlester and Saint Louis Railway Company a right of way through the Indian Territory." July 7, 1898 715 30 Stat. 715
  Chapter 575
   (Session 2)
Bridge AN ACT entitled "An act providing for the construction of abridge across the Yalobusha River between Leflore and Carroll counties, in the State of Mississippi," approved April twenty-ninth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight. July 7, 1898 716 30 Stat. 716
  Chapter 576
   (Session 2)
Fortifications, etc. AN ACT to protect the harbor defenses and fortifications constructed or used by the United States from malicious injury, and for other purposes. July 7, 1898 717 30 Stat. 717
  Chapter 577
   (Session 2)
Bridge AN ACT to authorize the construction of a bridge over Tombigbee River, in the State of Mississippi. July 7, 1898 718 30 Stat. 718
  Chapter 578
   (Session 2)
Pensions AN ACT to amend section four thousand seven hundred and forty-six of the Revised Statutes of the United States. July 7, 1898 718 30 Stat. 718
  Chapter 579
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to require the Brightwood Railway Company to abandon its overhead trolley on Kenyon street, between Seventh and Fourteenth streets. July 7, 1898 719 30 Stat. 719
  Chapter 580
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to provide for a temporary increase in the Inspector-General's Department of the Army. July 7, 1898 720 30 Stat. 720
  Chapter 581
   (Session 2)
Bridge AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to authorize the county of St. Louis, in the State of Minnesota, to build, or authorize the building of, a foot and wagon bridge across the Saint Louis River between Minnesota and Wisconsin, at a point near Fond du Lac, in said State of Minnesota," approved June eleventh, eighteen hundred and ninety-six. July 7, 1898 720 30 Stat. 720
  Chapter 582
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to increase the force of the Ordnance Department. July 7, 1898 720 30 Stat. 720
  Chapter 583
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT directing the enlistment of cooks in the Regular and Volunteer armies of the United States. July 7, 1898 721 30 Stat. 721
  Chapter 584
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to amend the act relating to pay of volunteer officers and soldiers. July 7, 1898 721 30 Stat. 721
  Chapter 635
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to authorize the reassessment of water-main taxes in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. July 8, 1898 721 30 Stat. 721
  Chapter 636
   (Session 2)
Military Academy. Erection of chapel, etc. AN ACT to authorize the Secretary of War to exercise a discretion in certain cases. July 8, 1898 722 30 Stat. 722
  Chapter 637
   (Session 2)
Muskegon Harbor AN ACT to provide a steam fog whistle at the entrance to Muskegon Harbor, in the State of Michigan. July 8, 1898 722 30 Stat. 722
  Chapter 638
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to amend "An act for the preservation of the public peace and protection of property in the District of Columbia," approved July twenty-ninth, eighteen hundred and ninety-two. July 8, 1898 723 30 Stat. 723
  Chapter 639
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to amend the criminal laws of the District of Columbia, July 8, 1898 724 30 Stat. 724
  Chapter 640
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to regulate the construction of barbed-wire fences in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. July 8, 1898 724 30 Stat. 724
  Chapter 641
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia AN ACT to incorporate the Washington and University Railroad Company of the District of Columbia. July 8, 1898 725 30 Stat. 725
  Chapter 642
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to increase the number of post quartermaster-sergeants in the United States Army. July 8, 1898 728 30 Stat. 728
  Chapter 643
   (Session 2)
United States courts AN ACT providing for the transfer from the circuit court of appeals for the ninth circuit to the Supreme Court of certain appeals from the district court of Alaska. July 8, 1898 728 30 Stat. 728
  Chapter 644
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT fixing pay and allowances of chaplains for volunteer regiments. July 8, 1898 729 30 Stat. 729
  Chapter 645
   (Session 2)
Right of way AN ACT granting a right of way through the Pikes Peak timber laud reserve and the public lands to the Cripple Creek Short Line Railway Company. July 8, 1898 729 30 Stat. 729
  Chapter 646
   (Session 2)
Appropriations AN ACT making appropriations to pay session employees of the House of Representatives, and for other purposes. July 8, 1898 730 30 Stat. 730
  Chapter 647
   (Session 2)
Army AN ACT to reimburse the governors of States and Territories for expenses incurred by them in aiding the United States to raise and organize and supply and equip the Volunteer Army of the United States in the existing war with Spain. July 8, 1898 730 30 Stat. 730
  Joint Res. 1
   (Session 2)
December salaries, 1897, Congressional employees JOINT RESOLUTION to pay the officers and employees of the Senate and House of Representatives their respective salaries for the month of December, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven, on the seventeenth day of said month. December 16, 1897 732 30 Stat. 732
  Joint Res. 2
   (Session 2)
Omaha Exposition, limit of cost of Government buildings extended JOINT RESOLUTION extending limit of cost of the Government building or buildings at the Transmississippi and International Exposition at Omaha, Nebraska, and reducing cost of Government exhibit. December 18, 1897 732 30 Stat. 732
  Joint Res. 3
   (Session 2)
Alaska, maps, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Director of the Geological Survey to prepare a map of Alaska. January 20, 1898 I 732 30 Stat. 732
  Joint Res. 4
   (Session 2)
Smithsonian Institution, Regents JOINT RESOLUTION to fill vacancies in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. January 24, 1898 733 30 Stat. 733
  Joint Res. 5
   (Session 2)
International Fisheries Exposition, Bergen, Norway JOINT RESOLUTION accepting the invitation of the Government of Norway to take part in an International Fisheries Exposition to be held at the city of Bergen, Norway, from May to September, anno Domini eighteen hundred and ninety-eight. January 25, 1898 733 30 Stat. 733
  Joint Res. 6
   (Session 2)
Alaska, printing of governor's report JOINT RESOLUTION providing for the printing of the report of the governor of Alaska, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven. February 1, 1898 731 30 Stat. 734
  Joint Res. 8
   (Session 2)
International Fisheries Exposition, Bergen, Norway JOINT RESOLUTION accepting the invitation of the Government of Norway to take part in an International Fisheries Exposition to be held at the city of Bergen, Norway, front May to September, anno Domini eighteen hundred and ninety-eight. February 17, 1898 734 30 Stat. 734
  Joint Res. 9
   (Session 2)
Mississippi River, channel Southwest Pass JOINT RESOLUTION providing for a survey and report upon the practicability of securing a navigable channel of adequate width and of thirty-five feet depth at mean low water of the Gulf of Mexico throughout Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River. February 17, 1898 735 30 Stat. 735
  Joint Res. 10
   (Session 2)
Milwaukee, Wis., delivery of cannon, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to deliver to the mayor of the City of Milwaukee, for use in ornamenting one of the parks of that city, the Parrot rifled cannon and carriage recently used on the revenue cutter Andrew Johnson. February 19, 1898 735 30 Stat. 735
  Joint Res. 11
   (Session 2)
Battle ship "Maine." JOINT RESOLUTION to provide for recovering the remains, of officers and men and property from tho wrecked United States ship Maine, and making an appropriation therefor. February 23, 1898 735 30 Stat. 735
  Joint Res. 12
   (Session 2)
Rebellion Records JOINT RESOLUTION relating to the undistributed quotas of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate navies in the War of the Rebellion. March 5, 1898 735 30 Stat. 735
  Joint Res. 13
   (Session 2)
Bulletin No. 19 JOINT RESOLUTION providing for the printing of Bulletin Numbered Nineteen of the Bureau of Animal Industry, Department of Agriculture. March 5, 1898 736 30 Stat. 736
  Joint Res. 14
   (Session 2)
Double Bayou and Galveston Bay, Texas, channel JOINT RESOLUTION providing for estimate of cost of certain improvements at the mouth of Double Bayou and Galveston Bay, Texas. March 5, 1898 736 30 Stat. 736
  Joint Res. 16
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Public Printer to use certain Government telegraph poles. March 18, 1898 736 30 Stat. 736
  Joint Res. 18
   (Session 2)
Grand Army of the Republic encampment JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the secretary of War to loan tents to the citizens' committee of the city of Cincinnati for the use of the thirty-second national encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic. March 19, 1898 737 30 Stat. 737
  Joint Res. 19
   (Session 2)
Military supplies JOINT RESOLUTION providing for the temporary admission free of duty of naval and military supplies procured abroad. April 1, 1898 737 30 Stat. 737
  Joint Res. 20
   (Session 2)
Albert Pike Monument JOINT RESOLUTION granting permission for the erection of a monument or statue in Washington City, District of Columbia, in honor of the late Albert Pike. April 9, 1898 737 30 Stat. 737
  Joint Res. 21
   (Session 2)
Erection of temporary fortifications JOINT RESOLUTION relative to suspension of part of section three hundred and fifty-five of Revised Statutes relative to erection of forts, fortifications, and so forth. April 11, 1898 737 30 Stat. 737
  Joint Res. 22
   (Session 2)
Rouge River, Mich. JOINT RESOLUTION relative to the appropriation for the Rouge River, Michigan. April 11, 1898 738 30 Stat. 738
  Joint Res. 23
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia JOINT RESOLUTION making all appropriation for the improvement of the Anacostia River and the reclamation of its flats. April 11, 1898 738 30 Stat. 738
  Joint Res. 24
   (Session 2)
Independence of Cuba JOINT RESOLUTION for the recognition of the independence of the people of Cuba, demanding that the Government of Spain relinquish its authority and government in the Island of Cuba, and to withdraw its land and naval forces from Cuba and Cuban waters, and directing the President of the United States to use the land and naval forces of the United States to carry these resolutions into effect. April 20, 1898 738 30 Stat. 738
  Joint Res. 25
   (Session 2)
War materials, exportation prohibited JOINT RESOLUTION to prohibit the export of coal or other material used in war from any seaport of the United States. April 22, 1898 739 30 Stat. 739
  Joint Res. 26
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia, monument JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the National Reunion Monument Association to erect a monument in the city of Washington to the Union soldiers, sailors, and marines of the war of the rebellion. April 25, 1898 739 30 Stat. 739
  Joint Res. 27
   (Session 2)
War Department publications JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the printing of extra copies of the military publications of the War Department. April 25, 1898 739 30 Stat. 739
  Joint Res. 28
   (Session 2)
House of Representatives JOINT RESOLUTION providing for the compilation and printing of parliamentary precedents of the House of Representatives. April 25, 1898 740 30 Stat. 740
  Joint Res. 29
   (Session 2)
Survey of river JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Secretary of War to make a survey of the West Fork River, West Virginia, and prepare estimates of the cost thereof. April 29, 1898 740 30 Stat. 740
  Joint Res. 30
   (Session 2)
Navy, medals of honor JOINT RESOLUTION relative lo the medal of honor authorized by the acts of December twenty-first, eighteen hundred and sixty-one, and July sixteenth, eighteen hundred and sixty-two. May 4, 1898 741 30 Stat. 741
  Joint Res. 31
   (Session 2)
Humboldt Harbor, Cal. JOINT RESOLUTION for the improvement of Humboldt Harbor, California. May 7, 1898 741 30 Stat. 741
  Joint Res. 32
   (Session 2)
Hillsboro Bay, Fla. JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Secretary of War to submit plans and estimates for the proposed improvement of Hillsboro Bay, Florida, from its confluence with Tampa Bay, through Hillsboro Bay and River, to the city of Tampa. May 7, 1898 741 30 Stat. 741
  Joint Res. 33
   (Session 2)
Commodore George Dewey, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION tendering the thanks of Congress to Commodore George Dewey, United States Navy, and to the officers and men of the squadron under his command. May 10, 1898 742 30 Stat. 742
  Joint Res. 34
   (Session 2)
Tennessee compromise, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION providing for the adjustment of certain claims of the United States against the State of Tennessee, and certain claims of the State of Tennessee against the United States. May 12, 1898 742 30 Stat. 742
  Joint Res. 35
   (Session 2)
Omaha Exposition JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to rent lighting apparatus for Government building at Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition. May 18, 1898 713 30 Stat. 743
  Joint Res. 37
   (Session 2)
Volunteer Soldiers' Home JOINT RESOLUTION appointing four members of the Board of Managers of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers. May 24, 1898 744 30 Stat. 744
  Joint Res. 38
   (Session 2)
Navy JOINT RESOLUTION providing for the organization and enrollment of the United States Auxiliary Naval Force. May 26, 1898 744 30 Stat. 744
  Joint Res. 39
   (Session 2)
Navy JOINT RESOLUTION ratifying and confirming certain temporary appointments of officers of the Navy. May 26, 1898 745 30 Stat. 745
  Joint Res. 40
   (Session 2)
Public lands JOINT RESOLUTION declaring the lands within the former Mille Lac Indian Reservation, in Minnesota, to be subject to entry under the land laws of the United States. May 27, 1898 745 30 Stat. 745
  Joint Res. 41
   (Session 2)
Sabine Pass JOINT RESOLUTION calling upon the Secretary of War for information concerning the port of Sabine Pass. May 28, 1898 745 30 Stat. 745
  Joint Res. 42
   (Session 2)
Commodore George Dewey, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to present a sword of honor to Commodore George Dewey, and to cause to be struck bronze medals commemorating the battle of Manila Bay, and to distribute such medals to the officers and men of the ships of the Asiatic Squadron of the United States. June 3, 1898 746 30 Stat. 746
  Joint Res. 43
   (Session 2)
Beet sugar industry JOINT RESOLUTION providing for the printing of House Document Number Three hundred and ninety-six relating to the beet sugar industry in the United States. June 4, 1898 746 30 Stat. 746
  Joint Res. 44
   (Session 2)
Tampa Bay, Fla. JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Secretary of War to submit plans and estimates for the improvement of Tampa Bay, Florida, from Port Tampa to its mouth in the Gulf of Mexico. June 4, 1898 746 30 Stat. 746
  Joint Res. 45
   (Session 2)
Condemned cannon JOINT RESOLUTION donating a condemned cannon to the Thirty-second National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic. June 6, 1898 747 30 Stat. 747
  Joint Res. 46
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to locate a cab service, and for other purposes. June 7, 1898 747 30 Stat. 747
  Joint Res. 47
   (Session 2)
Sheboygan, Wis. JOINT RESOLUTION for a survey of the harbor of Sheboygan, Wisconsin. June 8, 1898 747 30 Stat. 747
  Joint Res. 48
   (Session 2)
Army JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the President in his discretion to waive the one-year suspension from promotion and to order reexamination of officers of the Army in certain cases. June 14, 1898 747 30 Stat. 747
  Joint Res. 49
   (Session 2)
Rebellion flags JOINT RESOLUTION instructing the Secretary of War to return to the State of Ohio the flags of certain regiments of Ohio Volunteer Infantry. Also to restore to the State of New York the flag carried by the One hundred and thirteenth New York Volunteer Infantry. June 15, 1898 748 30 Stat. 748
  Joint Res. 50
   (Session 2)
Wallabout Channel, N. Y. JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Secretary of War to submit estimates for work upon Wallabout Channel, New York. June 16, 1898 748 30 Stat. 748
  Joint Res. 51
   (Session 2)
Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway JOINT RESOLUTION to authorize and direct the Secretary of the Treasury to refund and return to the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company fifteen thousand three hundred and thirty-five dollars and seventy-six cents, in accordance with the decision of the Secretary of the Interior dated March third, eighteen hundred and- ninety-eight. Juno 25, 1898 748 30 Stat. 748
  Joint Res. 52
   (Session 2)
Public lands decisions JOINT RESOLUTION providing for the printing of additional copies of certain volumes of decisions of the Department of the Interior relating to public lands for sale and distribution. June 28, 1898 749 30 Stat. 749
  Joint Res. 53
   (Session 2)
Adjutant-General's Office JOINT RESOLUTION relating to the purchase of law books, books of reference, periodicals, and newspapers for the military information division, Adjutant-General's Office. June 29, 1898 749 30 Stat. 749
  Joint Res. 54
   (Session 2)
San Joaquin River, etc., California JOINT RESOLUTION for improvement of San Joaquin River and Stockton and Mormon channels, California. July 1, 1898 750 30 Stat. 750
  Joint Res. 55
   (Session 2)
Hawaiian Islands JOINT RESOLUTION to provide for annexing the Hawaiian islands to the United States. July 7, 1898 756 30 Stat. 750
  Joint Res. 56
   (Session 2)
Congressional Library JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Librarian of Congress to accept the collection of engravings proposed to be donated to the Library of Congress by Mrs. Gertrude M. Hubbard. July 7, 1898 751 30 Stat. 751
  Joint Res. 57
   (Session 2)
Army JOINT RESOLUTION to correct an omission relative to signal officers on the staff of corps commanders, and for other purposes. July 8, 1898 752 30 Stat. 752
  Joint Res. 58
   (Session 2)
Pan-American Exposition JOINT RESOLUTION regarding the holding of a Pan-American Exposition in the year nineteen hundred and one upon Cayuga Island, between the cities of Buffalo and Niagara Falls, in the State of New York, to illustrate the development of the Western Hemisphere during the nineteenth century. July 8, 1898 752 30 Stat. 752
  Joint Res. 59
   (Session 2)
District of Columbia JOINT RESOLUTION relative to electric-lighting wires west of Rock Creek. July 8, 1898 753 30 Stat. 753
  Chapter 28
   (Session 3)
Merchant seamen AN ACT to amend the laws relating to American seamen, for the protection of such seamen, and to promote commerce. December 21, 1898 755 30 Stat. 755
  Chapter 29
   (Session 3)
Sail vessels AN ACT concerning sail vessels of over seven hundred tons, and for other purposes. December 21, 1898 764 30 Stat. 764
  Chapter 30
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT regulating the inspection of flour in the District of Columbia. December 21, 1898 765 30 Stat. 765
  Chapter 31
   (Session 3)
Exposition, Philadelphia AN ACT providing for a national exposition of American products and manufactures at the city of Philadelphia for the encouragement of the export trade. December 21, 1898 768 30 Stat. 768
  Chapter 32
   (Session 3)
United States courts. South Carolina AN ACT to regulate the sitting of the United States courts within the district of South Carolina. December 21, 1898 769 30 Stat. 769
  Chapter 33
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT authorizing the use of typewriting machines for the recording of deeds and other instruments of writing in the office of the recorder of deeds of the District of Columbia. December 21, 1898 769 30 Stat. 769
  Chapter 34
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to authorize Commissioners, of District of Columbia to extinguish alley in square four hundred and sixty-five. December 21, 1898 770 30 Stat. 770
  Chapter 35
   (Session 3)
Indian Territory AN ACT making an appropriation to execute certain provisions of the act of Congress for the protection of the people of the Indian Territory. December 21, 1898 770 30 Stat. 770
  Chapter 36
   (Session 3)
Bonds of consuls AN ACT to amend sections sixteen hundred and ninety-seven, sixteen hundred and ninety-eight, and seventeen hundred and thirty-four of the Revised Statutes of the United States, relating to consul and vice-consul generals, consuls and vice-consuls, and commercial agents. December 21, 1898 770 30 Stat. 770
  Chapter 41
   (Session 3)
Deficiency appropriations AN ACT making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in the appropriations for the support of the military and naval establishments for the last six months of the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, and for other purposes. January 5, 1899 772 30 Stat. 772
  Chapter 42
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT to authorize the Choctaw and Memphis Railroad Company to construct bridges across the Arkansas and other navigable rivers in the State of Arkansas. January 10, 1899 782 30 Stat. 782
  Chapter 43
   (Session 3)
Bridge AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to authorize the Oregon and Washington Bridge Company to construct and maintain a bridge across the Columbia River, between the State of Oregon and the State of Washington, and to establish it as a post road." January 10, 1899 783 30 Stat. 783
  Chapter 44
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT granting the Saginaw Southern Railroad Company a right of way for railroad purposes through the San Francisco Mountains Forest Reserve. January 10, 1899 783 30 Stat. 783
  Chapter 46
   (Session 3)
Volunteer Army AN ACT granting extra pay to officers and enlisted men of United States Volunteers. January 12, 1899 784 30 Stat. 784
  Chapter 47
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT relating to negotiable instruments within the District of Columbia. January 12, 1899 785 30 Stat. 785
  Chapter 48
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to provide for the establishment of building lines on certain streets in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. January 12, 1899 802 30 Stat. 802
  Chapter 56
   (Session 3)
Additional circuit judges AN ACT providing for additional circuit judges in the fifth and sixth judicial circuits. January 25, 1899 803 30 Stat. 803
  Chapter 57
   (Session 3)
Saginaw, Mich., park AN ACT to authorize the city of Saginaw, Michigan, to beautify and use as a public park the United States post-office property in said city, under rules and regulations prescribed by the Secretary of the Treasury. January 23, 1899 804 30 Stat. 804
  Chapter 61
   (Session 3)
Light-house, etc., Massachusetts AN ACT for the establishment of a light-house and fog signal or light-ship at a point north of the bell buoy near the broken part of the Pollock Hip Shoals, on the coast of Massachusetts. January 28, 1899 804 30 Stat. 804
  Chapter 62
   (Session 3)
Rose AN ACT to remit the time penalties on the light-house tender Rose..January 28, 1899 804 30 Stat. 804
  Chapter 63
   (Session 3)
American Social Science Association AN ACT to incorporate the American Social Science Association. January 28, 1899 804 30 Stat. 804
  Chapter 64
   (Session 3)
Bridge AN ACT to authorize the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Oacoma, South Dakota. January 28, 1899 805 30 Stat. 805
  Chapter 65
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT to authorize the Arkansas and Choctaw Railway Company to construct and operate a railway through the Choctaw and Chickasaw nations, in the Indian Territory, and for other purposes. January 28, 1899 806 30 Stat. 806
  Chapter 66
   (Session 3)
Deficiencies, appropriations AN ACT making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in the appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine. January 28, 1899 810 30 Stat. 810
  Chapter 78
   (Session 3)
Insane asylum, D. C. AN ACT to change the proceedings for admission to the Government Hospital for the Insane in certain cases, and for other purposes. January 31, 1899 811 30 Stat. 811
  Chapter 79
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia, smoke AN ACT for the prevention of smoke in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. February 2, 1899 812 30 Stat. 812
  Chapter 80
   (Session 3)
Light-house, New Jersey AN ACT for the establishment and reconstruction of a light-house at or near mouth of Salem Creek, New Jersey. February 2, 1899 812 30 Stat. 812
  Chapter 81
   (Session 3)
Menard County, Tex. AN ACT to transfer the county of Menard,in the State of Texas, from the western district of Texas to the northern district of Texas, and for other purposes February 2, 1899 812 30 Stat. 812
  Chapter 82
   (Session 3)
Bridge AN ACT to authorize the construction of a bridge across the Savannah River from the mainland of Chatham County, Georgia, to Hutchinsons Island, in said county. February 2, 1899 813 30 Stat. 813
  Chapter 83
   (Session 3)
United States Courts, Tennessee AN ACT to change and fix the time for holding the district and circuit courts of the United States for the northern division of the eastern district of Tennessee. February 2, 1899 814 30 Stat. 814
  Chapter 84
   (Session 3)
Immediate transportation AN ACT to amend section five of the act approved June tenth, eighteen hundred and eighty, governing the immediate transportation off dutiable goods without appraisement. February 2, 1899 814 30 Stat. 814
  Chapter 86
   (Session 3)
Light-ship, Maine AN ACT providing for the construction of a light-ship to be located near Cape Elizabeth, Maine. February 4, 1899 815 30 Stat. 815
  Chapter 87
   (Session 3)
Bridges AN ACT to authorize the construction of certain bridges over the waters of Lake Champlain. February 4, 1899 915 30 Stat. 815
  Chapter 88
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT to authorize the Little River Valley Railway Company to construct and operate a railway through the Choctaw and Chickasaw nations, in the Indian Territory, and branches thereof, and for other purposes. February 4, 1899 816 30 Stat. 816
  Chapter 89
   (Session 3)
Pensions appropriations AN ACT making appropriations for the payment of invalid and other pensions of the United States for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred, and for other purposes. February 4, 1899 820 30 Stat. 820
  Chapter 120
   (Session 3)
Bridge AN ACT to revive, reenact, and amend an act to authorize the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near the city of Lexington, Missouri. February 8, 1899 821 30 Stat. 821
  Chapter 121
   (Session 3)
Suits against Government officers AN ACT to prevent the abatement of certain actions. February 8, 1899 822 30 Stat. 822
  Chapter 122
   (Session 3)
Fort Supply Military Reservation, Okla. AN ACT authorizing, the Secretary of the Interior to permit the use of the buildings on the Fort Supply Military Reservation by Oklahoma Territory for an insane asylum. February 8, 1899 822 30 Stat. 822
  Chapter 123
   (Session 3)
Army AN ACT for adjusting clothing account for deceased soldiers, in certain cases. February 8, 1899 822 30 Stat. 822
  Chapter 127
   (Session 3)
Bridge AN ACT to extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the Missouri Rive at or near the city of Boonville, Missouri, by the Boonville and Howard County Bridge Company. February 9, 1899 823 30 Stat. 823
  Chapter 128
   (Session 3)
Diplomatic and consular appropriations AN ACT making appropriations for the diplomatic and consular service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred. February 9, 1899 823 30 Stat. 823
  Chapter 129
   (Session 3)
Diplomatic and consular appropriations AN ACTAN ACT making appropriations for the diplomatic and consular service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred. February 9, 1899 823 30 Stat. 834
  Chapter 150
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to extend Rhode Island avenue. February 10, 1899 834 30 Stat. 834
  Chapter 151
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to receive arrearages of taxes due the District of Columbia to July first, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven, at six per centum per annum, in lieu of penalties and costs. February 10, 1899 835 30 Stat. 835
  Chapter 152
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT 14 provide for the removal of snow and ice in the city of Washington, in the District of Columbia. February 11, 1899 835 30 Stat. 835
  Chapter 153
   (Session 3)
Right of gray AN ACT to amend an act granting to the Saint Louis, Oklahoma and Southern Railway Company a right of way through the Indian Territory and Oklahoma Territory, and for other purposes. February 13, 1899 836 30 Stat. 836
  Chapter 154
   (Session 3)
Voting machines AN ACT to amend section twenty-seven of the Revised Statutes, relative to the apportionment and election of Representatives. February 14, 1899 836 30 Stat. 836
  Chapter 155
   (Session 3)
Hammond, Ind. AN ACT to provide for the holding of terms of the district and circuit courts of the United States at Hammond, Indiana. February 14, 1899 836 30 Stat. 836
  Chapter 157
   (Session 3)
Iowa Agricultural College AN ACT providing for the entry, free of customs duties, of certain bells presented by Edwin At. Stanton to the Iowa Agricultural College, of Ames, Iowa. February 15, 1899 837 30 Stat. 837
  Chapter 160
   (Session 3)
Alabama AN ACT to grant lauds to the State of Alabama for the use of the Industrial School for Girls of Alabama and of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute. February 18, 1899 837 30 Stat. 837
  Chapter 161
   (Session 3)
Light station AN ACT for the establishment of a light and fog-signal station on or near Hog Island Shoal, Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island. February 18, 1899 837 30 Stat. 837
  Chapter 162
   (Session 3)
Light vessel AN ACT for a light vessel off Tail of Horse Shoe, Chesapeake Bay. February 18, 1899 837 30 Stat. 837
  Chapter 163
   (Session 3)
Victor, Colo. AN ACT granting to the mayor of the city of Victor, in the county of El Paso and State of Colorado, the right to enter certain lauds, therein described, for city purposes. February 18, 1899 838 30 Stat. 838
  Chapter 164
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT making an appropriation for clearing the Potomac River of ice. February 18, 1899 838 30 Stat. 838
  Chapter 167
   (Session 3)
Michigan City, Ind. AN ACT authorizing the Light-House Board to provide a steam whistle at Michigan City, Indiana. February 20, 1899 838 30 Stat. 838
  Chapter 168
   (Session 3)
Scranton, Miss. AN ACT to locate the office of the deputy collector of the port of East Pascagoula, Mississippi, at Scranton, Mississippi. February 20, 1899 838 30 Stat. 838
  Chapter 171
   (Session 3)
Altoona, Pa. AN ACT for a public building at the city of Altoona, Pennsylvania. February 21, 1899 839 30 Stat. 839
  Chapter 172
   (Session 3)
Miami, Fla. AN ACT to emend an act entitled "An act to amend the statutes in relation to immediate transportation of dutiable goods, and for other purposes," approved June tenth, anno Domini eighteen hundred and eighty, by extending the privileges of the first section thereof to the subport of Miami, Florida. February 21, 1899 839 30 Stat. 839
  Chapter 173
   (Session 3)
Newport News, Va. AN ACT for the erection of a public building for the use of the custom-house and post-office at Newport News, in the district of Newport News, Virginia. February 21, 1899 839 30 Stat. 839
  Chapter 174
   (Session 3)
Bridge AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act authorizing the Aransas Harbor Terminal Railway Company to construct a bridge across the Corpus Christi Channel, known as the Morris and Cummings Ship Channel, in Aransas County, Texas." February 21, 1899 840 30 Stat. 840
  Chapter 175
   (Session 3)
Point Arguello, Cal. AN ACT for the establishment of a light-house and fog signal at or near Point Arguello, California. February 21, 1899 840 30 Stat. 840
  Chapter 176
   (Session 3)
Vicksburg National Park AN ACT to establish a national military park to commemorate the campaign, siege, and defense of Vicksburg. February 21, 1894 841 30 Stat. 841
  Chapter 177
   (Session 3)
Distilled spirits AN ACT to amend section thirty-two hundred and eighty-seven of the Revised Statutes of the United States concerning the drawing off, gauging, marking, and removal of spirits. February 21, 1899 843 30 Stat. 843
  Chapter 178
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT to amend and extend the provisions of an act entitled "An act to grant the right of way to the Kansas, Oklahoma Central and Southwestern Railway Company through the Indian Territory and Oklahoma Territory, and for other purposes," approved December twenty-first, eighteen hundred and ninety-three, and also to extend and amend the provisions of a supplemental act approved February fifteenth, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven, entitled "An act to extend and amend an act entitled `An act to grant the right of way to the Kansas, Oklahoma Central and Southwestern Railway Company through the Indian Territory and Oklahoma Territory, and for other purposes.'" February 21, 1899 844 30 Stat. 844
  Chapter 179
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT for a roadway in the District of Columbia from Bright wood avenue across Rock Creek Park. February 21, 1899 845 30 Stat. 845
  Chapter 186
   (Session 3)
Circuit judge AN ACT providing an.additional circuit judge in the third judicial circuit. February 23, 1899 846 30 Stat. 846
  Chapter 187
   (Session 3)
Appropriations, legislative, etc., expenses AN ACT making appropriations for the legislative, executive, and judicial expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred, and for other purposes. February 24, 1899 846 30 Stat. 846
  Chapter 189
   (Session 3)
Florida AN ACT for the relief of certain homestead settlers in Florida. February 25, 1899 890 30 Stat. 890
  Chapter 190
   (Session 3)
Cadets, Naval Academy AN ACT authorizing the President to appoint additional cadets at large at the United States Naval Academy. February 25, 1899 890 30 Stat. 890
  Chapter 191
   (Session 3)
Army AN ACT to permit volunteer regiments to retain their colors. February 25, 1899 890 30 Stat. 890
  Chapter 192
   (Session 3)
Stella Friends, etc., Association AN ACT setting apart a certain tract of land in Oklahoma Territory to the Stella Friends Academy and Church Association. February 25, 1899 891 30 Stat. 891
  Chapter 193
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to amend an,let to grant to the Gainesville, McAlester and St. Louis Railway Company a right of way through the Indian Territory." February 25, 1899 91 30 Stat. 891
  Chapter 194
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT for the widening of Nineteenth street northwest. February 23, 1899 891 30 Stat. 891
  Chapter 205
   (Session 3)
Surreys, railroad grants AN ACT to authorize the Commissioner of the General Land Office to cause public lands to be surveyed in certain cases. February 27, 1899 892 30 Stat. 892
  Chapter 206
   (Session 3)
Bridge AN ACT to authorize the St. Louis, Siloam and Southern Railroad Company, of Missouri and Arkansas, to construct a bridge across White River in the State of Arkansas. February 27, 1899 893 30 Stat. 893
  Chapter 207
   (Session 3)
Wisconsin AN ACT withdrawing from entry and sale and granting unto the State of Wisconsin certain lands therein described. February 27, 1899 893 30 Stat. 893
  Chapter 208
   (Session 3)
Fourth Arkansas Infantry AN ACT for the relief of the Fourth Arkansas Mounted Infantry. February 27, 1899 894 30 Stat. 894
  Chapter 209
   (Session 3)
Table Bluff Light-House, Cal. AN ACT to construct a telephone from Table Bluff to Salmon Creek, in Humboldt County, California. February 27, 1899 895 30 Stat. 895
  Chapter 210
   (Session 3)
Appropriations, Military Academy AN ACT making appropriations for the support of the Military Academy for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred. February 17, 1899 895 30 Stat. 895
  Chapter 211
   (Session 3)
Dam, etc. AN ACT to authorize the Grand Rapids Water Power and Boom Company, of Grand Rapids, Minnesota, to construct a dam and bridge across the Mississippi River. February 27, 1899 904 30 Stat. 904
  Chapter 212
   (Session 3)
Bridges AN ACT granting the right and authority to the Pensacola and Northwestern Railroad Company to build bridges over certain rivers in the State of Alabama. February 27, 1899 905 30 Stat. 905
  Chapter 218
   (Session 3)
District of Colanttia AN ACT relative to the payment of claims for material and labor furnished for District of Columbia buildings. February 28, 1899 906 30 Stat. 906
  Chapter 219
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT granting to the Clearwater Valley Railroad Company a right of way through the Nez Purees Indian lands in Idaho. February 28, 1899 906 30 Stat. 906
  Chapter 220
   (Session 3)
National celebration, etc. AN ACT to provide for an appropriate national celebration of the establishment of the seat of Government in the District of Columbia. February 28, 1899 908 30 Stat. 908
  Chapter 221
   (Session 3)
Forest reserves AN ACT to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to rent or lease certain portions of forest reserve. February 28, 1899 908 30 Stat. 908
  Chapter 222
   (Session 3)
Pottawatomie, etc., Reservation AN ACT providing for the sale of the surplus lands on the Pottawatomie and Kickapoo Indian reservations in Kansas, and for other purposes. February 28, 1899 909 30 Stat. 909
  Chapter 223
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT to grant to the Pasadena and Mount Wilson Railway Company right of way and certain lands for railroad purposes through the San Gabriel Forest Reserve. February 28, 1899 910 30 Stat. 910
  Chapter 224
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT granting the right of way to the Pensacola and Northwestern Railroad Company over and through the United States naval and military reservations near Pensacola, in the State of Florida. February 28, 1899 911 30 Stat. 911
  Chapter 225
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT authorizing the Sioux City and Omaha Railway Company to construct and operate a railway through the Omaha and Winnebago Reservation, in Thurston County, Nebraska, and for other purposes. February 28, 1899 912 30 Stat. 912
  Chapter 226
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to grant the right of way through the Indian Territory to the Denison, Bonham and New Orleans Railway Company for the purpose of constructing a railway, and for other purposes," approved March twenty-eighth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and to vest in The Denison, Bonham and Gulf Railway Company all the rights, privileges, and franchises therein granted to said first-named company. February 28, 1899 914 30 Stat. 914
  Chapter 227
   (Session 3)
Patents, insanity of inventor. pending issue of, etc. AN ACT to amend section forty-eight hundred and ninety-six of the Revised Statutes. February 28, 1899 915 30 Stat. 915
  Chapter 228
   (Session 3)
Boulder, Colo. AN ACT granting to the city of Boulder, in the State of Colorado, certain lands for park purposes and for the preservation of the native trees on said lands, and for other purposes. February 28, 1899 915 30 Stat. 915
  Chapter 313
   (Session 3)
Indianapolis, Ind. AN ACT to provide for the erection of a public building at Indianapolis, Indiana. March 1, 1899 916 30 Stat. 916
  Chapter 314
   (Session 3)
Yellowstone Park AN ACT to provide compensation for a bridge and for buildings and other improvements constructed by certain persons upon public lands afterwards set apart and reserved as the Yellowstone National Park. March 1, 1899 918 30 Stat. 918
  Chapter 315
   (Session 3)
New Mexico AN ACT authorizing the legislative assembly of the Territory of New Mexico to create an additional indebtedness for the completion and furnishing of the Territorial capitol. March 1, 1899 918 30 Stat. 918
  Chapter 316
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT granting to the Clearwater Short Line-Railway Company a right of way through the Nez Perces Indian lands in Idaho. March 1, 1899 918 30 Stat. 918
  Chapter 317
   (Session 3)
Fitchburg, Mass. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Fitchburg, Massachusetts. March 1, 1899 919 30 Stat. 919
  Chapter 318
   (Session 3)
Bristol, Tenn. AN ACT to accept a site as a donation and erect thereon a custom-house and post-office building in the city of Bristol, State of Tennessee. March 1, 1899 920 30 Stat. 920
  Chapter 319
   (Session 3)
Topeka, Kans. AN ACT for enlarging the public building at Topeka, Kansas. March 1, 1899 920 30 Stat. 920
  Chapter 320
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to provide for the disposition of assessment certificates of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. March 1, 1899 921 30 Stat. 921
  Chapter 321
   (Session 3)
Cheyenne County, Nebr. AN ACT to authorize a resurvey of certain lands in Cheyenne County, in the State of Nebraska, and for other purposes. March 1, 1899 921 30 Stat. 921
  Chapter 322
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to regulate the height of buildings in the District of Columbia. March 1, 1899 922 30 Stat. 922
  Chapter 323
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to authorize the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to remove dangerous or unsafe buildings and parts thereof, and for other purposes. March 1, 1899 923 30 Stat. 923
  Chapter 324
   (Session 3)
Appropriations, Indian Department AN ACT making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Indian Department and for fulfilling treaty stipulations with various Indian tribes for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred, and for other purposes. March 1, 1899 924 30 Stat. 924
  Chapter 325
   (Session 3)
Appropriations, Department of Agriculture AN ACT making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred. March 1, 1899 947-959 30 Stat. 947
  Chapter 326
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to cause the removal of weeds from lands in the city of Washington, District of Columbia, and for other purposes. March 1, 1899 959 30 Stat. 959
  Chapter 327
   (Session 3)
Appropriations, Postal Service AN ACT making appropriations for the service of the Post-Office Department for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred. March 1, 1899 959 30 Stat. 959
  Chapter 328
   (Session 3)
Greer County. Okla. AN ACT to amend section one of an act to provide for the entry of lands in Greer County, Oklahoma Territory, to give preference right to settlers, and for other purposes. March 1, 1899 966 30 Stat. 966
  Chapter 329
   (Session 3)
Bridge AN ACT to authorize the Georgia Pine Railway, of Georgia, to construct a bridge across the, Flint River, a navigable stream in Decatur County, Georgia. March 1, 1899 967 30 Stat. 967
  Chapter 330
   (Session 3)
New Brunswick, N. J. AN ACT for the purchase of a site and, the erection of a public building thereon in the city of New Brunswick, New Jersey. March 1, 1899 968 30 Stat. 968
  Chapter 335
   (Session 3)
Wilkesbarre, Pa. AN ACT for a.public building at the city of Wilkesbarre, Pennsylvania. March 2, 1899 968 30 Stat. 968
  Chapter 336
   (Session 3)
Elgin, Ill. AN ACT for the erection of a public building in the city of Elgin, Illinois. March 2, 1899 968 30 Stat. 968
  Chapter 337
   (Session 3)
New York custom-house AN ACT to supplement and amend an act entitled "An act for the erection of a new custom-house in the city of New York, and for other purposes," approved March third, eighteen hundred and ninety-one. March 2, 1899 969 30 Stat. 969
  Chapter 338
   (Session 3)
Blair, Nebr. AN ACT for the erection of a public building in the city of Blair, Nebraska. March 2, 1899 970 30 Stat. 970
  Chapter 339
   (Session 3)
Hastings and Norfolk, Nebr. AN ACT to provide for the purchase of sites for public buildings in the cities of Hastings and Norfolk, in the State of Nebraska, and for other purposes. March 2, 1899 970 30 Stat. 970
  Chapter 340
   (Session 3)
Aberdeen, S. Dak. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Aberdeen, South Dakota. March 2, 1899 971 30 Stat. 971
  Chapter 341
   (Session 3)
Butte, Mont. AN ACT to provide for the construction of a public building at Butte City, Montana. March 2, 1899 972 30 Stat. 972
  Chapter 342
   (Session 3)
Joplin, Mo. AN ACT to provide for the purchase of a site and the erection of a public building thereon at Joplin, in the State of Missouri. March 2, 1899 972 30 Stat. 972
  Chapter 343
   (Session 3)
Seattle, Wash. AN ACT providing for the erection of a public building at the city of Seattle, in the State of Washington. March 2, 1899 973 30 Stat. 973
  Chapter 344
   (Session 3)
Oakland, Cal. AN ACT to provide for the purchase of a site for and the erection of a public building at Oakland, in the State of California. March 2, 1899 974 30 Stat. 974
  Chapter 345
   (Session 3)
Beaumont, Tex. AN ACT to provide for the erection of a public building at Beaumont, Texas. March 2, 1899 975 30 Stat. 975
  Chapter 346
   (Session 3)
Abilene, Tex. AN ACT to provide for the erection of a public building at Abilene, Texas. March 2, 1899 975 30 Stat. 975
  Chapter 347
   (Session 3)
Salt Lake City, Utah AN ACT to provide for the purchase of a site and for the erection of a public building thereon at Salt Lake City, the capital of the State of Utah. March 2, 1899 975 30 Stat. 975
  Chapter 348
   (Session 3)
Fergus Falls, Minn. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Fergus Falls, Minnesota. March 2, 1899 976 30 Stat. 976
  Chapter 349
   (Session 3)
Leprosy AN ACT for the investigation of leprosy. March 2, 1899 976 30 Stat. 976
  Chapter 350
   (Session 3)
Batesville, Ark. AN ACT to change and fix the time of holding the terms of the district and circuit courts at Batesville, Arkansas. March 2, 1899 976 30 Stat. 976
  Chapter 351
   (Session 3)
Biloxi, Miss. AN ACT authorizing the terms of the district court of the United States for the southern district of Mississippi to be held hereafter at Biloxi. March 2, 1899 977 30 Stat. 977
  Chapter 352
   (Session 3)
Army AN ACT for increasing the efficiency of the Army of the United States, and for other purposes. March 2, 1899 977 30 Stat. 977
  Chapter 353
   (Session 3)
Omaha, Nebr. AN ACT to increase the limit of cost for the purchase of site and the erection of a public building at Omaha, Nebraska. March 2, 1899 981 30 Stat. 981
  Chapter 354
   (Session 3)
Canton, Ohio AN ACT providing for the erection of an addition to the United States public building at Canton, Ohio. March 2, 1899 982 30 Stat. 982
  Chapter 355
   (Session 3)
Brunswick, Ga. AN ACT for the erection of a custom-house and post-office building at Brunswick, Georgia. March 2, 1899 983 30 Stat. 982
  Chapter 356
   (Session 3)
Dubuque, Iowa AN ACT providing for the erection of an addition to the United States customhouse and post-office building in the. city of Dubuque, Iowa. March 2, 1899 982 30 Stat. 982
  Chapter 357
   (Session 3)
Lawrence, Mass. AN ACT to erect a public building at Lawrence, Massachusetts. March 2, 1899 982 30 Stat. 982
  Chapter 358
   (Session 3)
Elizabeth City, N. C. AN ACT to provide for the erection of a public building at Elizabeth City, North.Carolina. March 2, 1899 983 30 Stat. 983
  Chapter 359
   (Session 3)
Hot Springs, Ark. AN ACT to provide for a building for the use of the post-office and other civil. offices in the city of Hot Springs, Arkansas. March 2, 1899 983 30 Stat. 983
  Chapter 360
   (Session 3)
Menominee, Mich. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Menominee, Michigan. March 2, 1899 30 Stat. 984
  Chapter 361
   (Session 3)
Kansas City, Kans. AN ACT to provide for the erection of a public building at Kansas City, Kansas. March 2, 1899 984 30 Stat. 984
  Chapter 362
   (Session 3)
Postage, etc. AN ACT regulating the postage on letters written by the blind. March 2, 1899 984 30 Stat. 984
  Chapter 363
   (Session 3)
Jamestown, N. Y. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at the city of Jamestown, New York. March 2, 1899 985 30 Stat. 985
  Chapter 364
   (Session 3)
Jackson, Miss. AN ACT providing for an annex to the Federal building at Jackson, Mississippi, March 2, 1899 985 30 Stat. 985
  Chapter 365
   (Session 3)
Monmouth, Ill. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Monmouth, Illinois. - March 2, 1899 985 30 Stat. 985
  Chapter 366
   (Session 3)
Bridges AN ACT authorizing the construction of three bridges across the Conecuh River, a navigable stream, in Escambia County, Alabama. March 2, 1899 986 30 Stat. 986
  Chapter 367
   (Session 3)
Joliet, Ill. AN ACT to provide for the purchase of a site and the erection of a public building thereon at Joliet, in the State of Illinois. March 2, 1899 986 30 Stat. 986
  Chapter 368
   (Session 3)
Minneapolis, Minn. AN ACT authorizing and directing the construction of an addition to the United States post-office in the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota. March 2, 1899 987 30 Stat. 987
  Chapter 369
   (Session 3)
Texas northern judicial district AN ACT to amend section three of an act entitled "An act to change the time and places for the district and circuit courts of the northern district of Texas," approved June eleventh, eighteen hundred and ninety-six. March 2, 1899 988 30 Stat. 988
  Chapter 370
   (Session 3)
Springfield, Mass. AN ACT authorizing the extension of the post-office building at Springfield, Massachusetts. March 2, 1899 988 30 Stat. 988
  Chapter 371
   (Session 3)
Bridge AN ACT to authorize the construction of a bridge across the Monongahela River at Morgantown, in the State of West Virginia. March 2, 1899 988 30 Stat. 988
  Chapter 372
   (Session 3)
Brooklyn post-office AN ACT providing for the purchase of additional property for the use of the post-office and other Government offices in the city of Brooklyn, State of New York. March 2, 1899 989 30 Stat. 989
  Chapter 373
   (Session 3)
Elmira, N. Y. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Elmira, New York. March 2, 1899 989 30 Stat. 989
  Chapter 374
   (Session 3)
General rights of way AN ACT to provide for the acquiring of rights of way by railroad companies through Indian reservations, Indian lands, and Indian allotments, and for other purposes. March 2, 1899 990 30 Stat. 990
  Chapter 375
   (Session 3)
Clinton, Iowa AN ACT to provide for the purchase of a site and the erection of a public building thereon at Clinton, in the State of Iowa. March 2, 1899 992 30 Stat. 992
  Chapter 376
   (Session 3)
Payment to Spain AN ACT making an appropriation to carry out the obligations of the treaty between the United States and Spain concluded December tenth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight. March 2, 1899 30 Stat. 993
  Chapter 377
   (Session 3)
Mount Ranier National Park AN ACT to set aside a portion of certain lands in the State of Washington, now known as the Pacific Forest Reserve, as a public park, to be known as the Mount Ranier National Park. March 2, 1899 993 30 Stat. 993
  Chapter 378
   (Session 3)
Navy AN ACT creating the office of Admiral of the Navy. March 2, 1899 995 30 Stat. 995
  Chapter 379
   (Session 3)
Claiborne County, Miss. AN ACT to attach Claiborne County, Mississippi, to the western division of the southern judicial district of Mississippi. March 2, 1899 995 30 Stat. 995
  Chapter 380
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act authorizing the Arkansas Northwestern Railway Company to construct and operate a railway through the Indian Territory, and for other purposes," and extending the time for constructing and operating the said railway for two years from the fifth day of April, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine. March 2, 1899 995 30 Stat. 995
  Chapter 381
   (Session 3)
Freeport, Ill. AN ACT to provide for the erection of a public building at Freeport, Illinois. March 2, 1899 996 30 Stat. 996
  Chapter 382
   (Session 3)
Streator, Ill. AN ACT to provide for the purchase of a site and the erection of a public building thereon at Streator, in the State of Illinois. March 2, 1899 996 30 Stat. 996
  Chapter 383
   (Session 3)
Eau Claire, IN s AN ACT to provide for the purchase of a site and the erection of a public building thereon at the city of Eau Claire, in the State of Wisconsin. March 2, 1899 997 30 Stat. 997
  Chapter 384
   (Session 3)
Columbus, Ga. AN ACT to enlarge and improve the United States public building at Columbus, Georgia. March 2, 1899 997 30 Stat. 997
  Chapter 385
   (Session 3)
Rome, N. Y. AN ACT to provide for the purchase of a site and the erection of a public building thereon at Rome, in the State of New York. March 2, 1899 997 30 Stat. 997
  Chapter 386
   (Session 3)
Carrollton, Ky. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Carrollton, Kentucky. March 2, 1899 998 30 Stat. 998
  Chapter 387
   (Session 3)
Winston, N. C. AN ACT to provide for a public building at Winston, North Carolina. March 2, 1899 999 30 Stat. 999
  Chapter 388
   (Session 3)
Newport, Vt. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Newport, Vermont. March 2, 1899 999 30 Stat. 999
  Chapter 389
   (Session 3)
Leadville, Colo. AN ACT providing for the purchase of a site and the erection of a public building thereon at Leadville, Colorado. March 2, 1899 999 30 Stat. 999
  Chapter 390
   (Session 3)
St. Cloud, Minn. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Saint Cloud, Minnesota. March 3, 1899 1000 30 Stat. 1000
  Chapter 391
   (Session 3)
Salem, Oreg. AN ACT to provide for the construction of a public building at Salem, Oregon. March 2, 1899 1000 30 Stat. 1000
  Chapter 392
   (Session 3)
Norwich, Conn. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Norwich, Connecticut. March 2, 1899 1001 30 Stat. 1001
  Chapter 393
   (Session 3)
Laredo, Tex. AN ACT to provide for terms of the circuit and district courts of the western judicial district of the state of Texas to be held at the city of Laredo, and for other purposes. March 2, 1899 1002 30 Stat. 1002
  Chapter 394
   (Session 3)
Macon, Ga. AN ACT to provide for enlarging and improving the United States Government building at Macon, Georgia, and to appropriate fifty-eight thousand dollars therefor. March 2, 1899 1002 30 Stat. 1002
  Chapter 395
   (Session 3)
Anniston, Ala. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Anniston, Alabama. March 2, 1899 1003 30 Stat. 1003
  Chapter 396
   (Session 3)
New Iberia, La. AN ACT to provide for a public building at New Iberia, Louisiana. March 2, 1899 1003 30 Stat. 1003
  Chapter 397
   (Session 3)
Annapolis, Md. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Annapolis, Maryland. March 2, 1899 1003 30 Stat. 1003
  Chapter 398
   (Session 3)
Janesville, Wis. AN ACT to provide for the construction of a public building at the city of Janesville, Wisconsin. March 2, 1899 1001 30 Stat. 1004
  Chapter 399
   (Session 3)
Creston, Iowa AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Creston, Iowa. March 2, 1899 1004 30 Stat. 1004
  Chapter 400
   (Session 3)
Oskkaloosa, Iowa AN ACT to construct a public building at Oskaloosa, Iowa, and for other purposes. March 2, 1899 1004 30 Stat. 1004
  Chapter 413
   (Session 3)
Navy, transfer to, of Engineer Corps AN ACT to reorganize and increase the efficiency of the personnel of the Navy and Marine Corps of the United States. March 3, 1899 1004 30 Stat. 1004
  Chapter 414
   (Session 3)
Imperial Japanese Society, etc. AN ACT authorizing and directing the Secretary of the Treasury to donate one set of life-saving beach apparatus to the Imperial Japanese Society for Saving Life from Shipwreck. March 3, 1899 1010 30 Stat. 1010
  Chapter 415
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT for the punishment of seduction in the District of Columbia. March 3, 1899 1010 30 Stat. 1010
  Chapter 416
   (Session 3)
Payment of claims AN ACT for the allowance of certain claims reported by the accounting officers of the United States Treasury Department. March 3, 1899 1010 30 Stat. 1010
  Chapter 417
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT for the protection of birds, preservation of game, and for the prevention of its sale during certain closed seasons in the District of Columbia. March 3, 1899 1012 30 Stat. 1012
  Chapter 418
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to prevent the sale of intoxicating liquors on Sunday in the District of Columbia. March 3, 1899 1013 30 Stat. 1013
  Chapter 419
   (Session 3)
Census AN ACT to provide for taking the Twelfth and subsequent censuses March 3, 1899 1014 30 Stat. 1014
  Chapter 420
   (Session 3)
Pan-American Exposition AN ACT to encourage the holding of a Pan-American Exposition on the Niagara frontier, within the county of Erie or Niagara, in the State of New York, in the year nineteen hundred and one. March 3, 1899 1022 30 Stat. 1022
  Chapter 421
   (Session 3)
Appropriations, naval AN ACT making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1024 30 Stat. 1024
  Chapter 422
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia appropriations AN ACT making appropriations to provide for the expenses of the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1045 30 Stat. 1045
  Chapter 423
   (Session 3)
Appropriations, army AN ACT making appropriation for the support of the Regular and Volunteer Army for the fiscal year ending.Tune thirtieth, nineteen hundred. March 3, 1899 1064 30 Stat. 1064
  Chapter 424
   (Session 3)
Appropriations, sundry civil AN ACT making appropriations for sundry civil expenses of the Government for the fiscal Year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1074 30 Stat. 1074
  Chapter 425
   (Session 3)
Appropriations, rivers and harbors AN ACT making appropriations for the construction, repair, and preservation of certain public works on rivers and harbors, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1121 30 Stat. 1121
  Chapter 426
   (Session 3)
Payment of claims under Bowman Act, etc. AN ACT for the allowance of certain claims for stores and supplies reported by the Court of Claims under the provisions of the act approved March third, eighteen hundred and eighty-three, and commonly known as the Bowman Act, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1161 30 Stat. 1161
  Chapter 427
   (Session 3)
Appropriations, deficiencies AN ACT making appropriations to supply deficiencies in the appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, and for prior years, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1214 30 Stat. 1214
  Chapter 428
   (Session 3)
Appropriations, fortifications AN ACT making appropriations for fortifications and other works of defense, for the armament thereof, for the procurement of heavy ordnance for trial and service, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1250 30 Stat. 1250
  Chapter 429
   (Session 3)
Alaska Criminal Code AN ACT to define and punish crimes in the district of Alaska and to provide a code of criminal procedure for said district. March 3, 1899 1233 30 Stat. 1253
  Chapter 430
   (Session 3)
Washington and University Railroad Company AN ACT to amend the act of Congress approved July eighth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, entitled "An act to incorporate the Washington and University Railroad Company of the District of Columbia." March 3, 1899 1343 30 Stat. 1343
  Chapter 431
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to extend S street, in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1344 30 Stat. 1344
  Chapter 432
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to punish the impersonation of weightmasters in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1346 30 Stat. 1346
  Chapter 433
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to confirm title to lots thirteen and fourteen, in square nine hundred and fifty-nine, in Washington, District of Columbia. March 3, 1899 1346 30 Stat. 1346
  Chapter 434
   (Session 3)
Ohio centennial, etc. AN ACT to encourage the holding of the Ohio Centennial and Northwest Territory Exposition at the city of Toledo, Ohio. March 3, 1899 1346 30 Stat. 1346
  Chapter 435
   (Session 3)
Distilled spirits AN ACT to amend the internal-revenue laws relating to distilled spirits, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1349 30 Stat. 1349
  Chapter 436
   (Session 3)
War Department AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to suspend the operation of certain provisions of law relating to the War Department, and for other purposes." March 3, 1899 1350 30 Stat. 1350
  Chapter 437
   (Session 3)
Muscle Shoals Power Company AN ACT granting to the Muscle Shoals Power Company right to erect and construct canal and power stations at Muscle Shoals, Alabama. March 3, 1899 1351 30 Stat. 1351
  Chapter 438
   (Session 3)
Albuquerque, N. Mex. AN ACT to enable the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico, to create certain indebtedness, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1352 30 Stat. 1352
  Chapter 439
   (Session 3)
Lockport, N. Y., and New Brighton, Pa. AN ACT for the erection of public building at Lockport, New York, and New Brighton, Pennsylvania. March 3, 1899 1352 30 Stat. 1352
  Chapter 440
   (Session 3)
Freedman's Savings and Trust Company AN ACT authorizing the commissioner of the Freedman's Savings and Trust Company to pay certain dividends barred by the act of February twenty-first, eighteen hundred and eighty-one. March 3, 1899 1353 30 Stat. 1353
  Chapter 441
   (Session 3)
Admiralty bonds AN ACT to amend section nine hundred and forty-one of the Revised Statutes. March 3, 1899 1354 30 Stat. 1354
  Chapter 442
   (Session 3)
Public building, Stockton and Los Angeles, Cal. AN ACT to increase the limit of the cost for the erection of a public building in Stockton, California, and making provision for the acquisition of additional land or a new site therefor, and to provide for an addition to the public building at Los Angeles, California, and appropriating money therefor. March 3, 1899 1354 30 Stat. 1354
  Chapter 443
   (Session 3)
Baltimore, Md., public building AN ACT to provide for the purchase of additional land in the square now occupied by the custom-house in the city of Baltimore, Maryland, and for the erection of a new public building thereon for the accommodation of the Government service in said city. March 3, 1899 1355 30 Stat. 1355
  Chapter 444
   (Session 3)
Cleveland, Ohio AN ACT to provide for a public building at Cleveland, Ohio. March 3, 1899 1356 30 Stat. 1356
  Chapter 445
   (Session 3)
States, reimbursement of, etc. AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to reimburse the governors of States and Territories for expenses incurred by them in aiding the United States to raise and organize and supply and equip the Volunteer Army of the United States in the existing war with Spain," approved July eighth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1356 30 Stat. 1356
  Chapter 446
   (Session 3)
Department of Justice building AN ACT to provide for the erection of a building for the Department of Justice. March 3, 1899 1358 30 Stat. 1358
  Chapter 447
   (Session 3)
St. Augustine, Fla., exchange of old custom-house lot AN ACT authorizing the exchange of lot six, of square ten, known as the old custom-house lot, in the city of Saint Augustine, Florida, for lands adjoining that part of the United States military reservation in said city designated as the powder-house lot. March 3, 1899 1359 30 Stat. 1359
  Chapter 448
   (Session 3)
Bridge AN ACT to authorize the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at the city of Yankton, South Dakota. March 3, 1899 1360 30 Stat. 1360
  Chapter 449
   (Session 3)
Tampa, Fla. AN ACT for the erection of a public building at Tampa, Florida. March 3, 1899 1361 30 Stat. 1361
  Chapter 450
   (Session 3)
Lower Brule and Rosebud reservations, S. Dak. AN ACT to ratify agreements with the Indians of the Lower Brule and Rosebud reservations in South Dakota, and making an appropriation to carry the same into effect. March 3, 1899 1362 30 Stat. 1362
  Chapter 451
   (Session 3)
Bridge AN ACT to authorize the construction of a bridge over the Tennessee River at or near Sheffield. March 3, 1899 1366 30 Stat. 1366
  Chapter 452
   (Session 3)
Virginia eastern judicial district AN ACT to authorize the appointment of a clerk of the district courts of the United States within and for the eastern district of Virginia, to validate their acts, and prescribe where the records shall be kept. March 3, 1899 1368 30 Stat. 1368
  Chapter 453
   (Session 3)
Bight of way AN ACT to authorize the Fort Smith and Western Railroad Company to construct and operate a railway through the Choctaw and Creek nations, in the Indian Territory, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1368 30 Stat. 1368
  Chapter 454
   (Session 3)
Customs AN ACT amending the act entitled "An act to allow the return free of duty of certain articles exported from the United States for exhibition purposes," approved May eighteenth, eighteen hundred and ninety-six. March 3, 1899 1372 30 Stat. 1372
  Chapter 455
   (Session 3)
Washington Public Library AN ACT to provide a site for a building for the Washington Public Library. March 3, 1899 1372 30 Stat. 1372
  Chapter 456
   (Session 3)
Right of way AN ACT to authorize the Washington and Gettysburg Railway Company, of Maryland, to extend its line of road into and within the District of Columbia. March 3, 1899 1373 30 Stat. 1373
  Chapter 457
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to distinctively designate parcels of land in the District of Columbia for the purposes of assessment and taxation, and for other purposes. March 3, 1899 1376 30 Stat. 1376
  Chapter 458
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT relative to the control of wharf property and certain public spaces in the District of Columbia. March 3, 1899 1377 30 Stat. 1377
  Chapter 459
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to quiet land titles in the District of Columbia. March 3, 1899 1379 30 Stat. 1379
  Chapter 460
   (Session 3)
Pensions — payment of to wife during desertion, etc. AN ACT to amend section forty-seven hundred and sixty-six of the Revised Statutes of the United States. March 3, 1899 1379 30 Stat. 1379
  Chapter 461
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT for the extension of Pennsylvania avenue southeast, and for other purposes. 1380 30 Stat. 1380
  Chapter 462
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia AN ACT to redeem certain outstanding certificates issued by the board of audit and the board of public works of the District of Columbia. March 3, 1899 1383 30 Stat. 1383
  Chapter 463
   (Session 3)
Sabine Bank, Texas AN ACT for the establishment of a light and fog signal on or near Sabine bank, Texas. March 3, 1899 1384 30 Stat. 1384
  Joint Res. 1
   (Session 3)
Congressional employees JOINT RESOLUTION to pay the officers and employees of the Senate and House of Representatives their respective salaries for the mouth of December, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, on the twenty-first day of said month. December 20, 1898 1385 30 Stat. 1385
  Joint Res. 2
   (Session 3)
Racine Harbor, Wisconsin JOINT RESOLUTION for the improvement of the harbor at Racine, Wisconsin. January 10, 1899 1385 30 Stat. 1385
  Joint Res. 3
   (Session 3)
Kenosha Harbor, Wisconsin JOINT RESOLUTION for improvement of the harbor at Kenosha, Wisconsin. January 10, 1899 1385 30 Stat. 1385
  Joint Res. 4
   (Session 3)
Ohio River, survey near Cincinnati, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION asking for preliminary survey of Ohio River at or near Cincinnati. January 10, 1899 1385 30 Stat. 1385
  Joint Res. 5
   (Session 3)
Bridgeport Harbor, Connecticut JOINT RESOLUTION providing for estimate of cost of certain improvements of Bridgeport Harbor, Connecticut. January 12, 1899 1386 30 Stat. 1386
  Joint Res. 6
   (Session 3)
Naval Intelligence publications JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the printing of extra copies of the publications of the Office of Naval Intelligence, Navy Department. January 10, 1899 1386 30 Stat. 1386
  Joint Res. 7
   (Session 3)
New York Harbor JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Secretary of War to submit a report of survey and estimate for the improvement of the east channel in New York Harbor. January 12, 1899 1386 30 Stat. 1386
  Joint Res. 8
   (Session 3)
Maj. Gen. John A. Rawlins JOINT RESOLUTION providing for the removal of the remains of the late Major-General John A. Rawlins from the Congressional Cemetery to the national cemetery at Arlington, Virginia, together with the base and granite shaft now marking the spot. January 16, 1899 1387 30 Stat. 1387
  Joint Res. 9
   (Session 3)
Mystic River, Massachusetts JOINT RESOLUTION for the improvement of Mystic River, Massachusetts. January 21, 1899 1387 30 Stat. 1387
  Joint Res. 10
   (Session 3)
Smithsonian Institution JOINT RESOLUTION to fill vacancies in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. January 24, 1899 1387 30 Stat. 1387
  Joint Res. 11
   (Session 3)
Luis Yglesias JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Secretary of War to receive for instruction at the Military Academy, at West Point, Luis Yglesias, of Costa Rica. January 28, 1899 1387 30 Stat. 1387
  Joint Res. 12
   (Session 3)
Library of Congress JOINT RESOLUTION to furnish the Congressional Record to the Library of Congress. January 28, 1899 1388 30 Stat. 1388
  Joint Res. 13
   (Session 3)
Andr&eacste;s Ponte JOINT RESOLUTION granting authority to the Republic of Venezuela to send a cadet to West Point Military Academy. February 9, 1899 1388 30 Stat. 1388
  Joint Res. 14
   (Session 3)
Ricardo Yglesias JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to receive for instruction at the Naval Academy, at Annapolis, Ricardo Yglesias, of Costa Rica. February 15, 1899 1388 30 Stat. 1388
  Joint Res. 15
   (Session 3)
A. V. Montoya JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to receive for instruction at the Naval Academy, at Annapolis, Alberto Valenzuela Montoya, of Colombia. February 15, 1899 1388 30 Stat. 1388
  Joint Res. 16
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia JOINT RESOLUTION to provide for the removal of snow and ice in the city of Washington, in the District of Columbia. February 20, 1899 1388 30 Stat. 1388
  Joint Res. 17
   (Session 3)
Navy-Yards JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the -Secretary of the Navy to pay certain laborers, workmen, and mechanics at United States navy-yards and naval stations fifty per centum additional for work performed in excess of eight hours per diem. February 25, 1899 1389 30 Stat. 1389
  Joint Res. 18
   (Session 3)
Compiled Statutes, District of Columbia JOINT RESOLUTION providing for the further distribution of the Compiled Statutes of the District of Columbia. February 27, 1899 1389 30 Stat. 1389
  Joint Res. 20
   (Session 3)
Osborne W. Deignan JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the President of the United States to appoint Osborne W. Deignan a naval cadet at Annapolis. February 28, 1899 1389 30 Stat. 1389
  Joint Res. 21
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to alter, amend, or repeal certain health ordinances. February 28, 1899 1390 30 Stat. 1390
  Joint Res. 22
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia JOINT RESOLUTION to prevent the spread of contagious diseases in the District of Columbia. February 28, 1899 1390 30 Stat. 1390
  Joint Res. 23
   (Session 3)
Stamps on bonds secured by mortgages JOINT RESOLUTION to amend section twenty-five of the act passed June thirteenth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, entitled "An act to provide ways and means to meet war expenditures. and for other purposes." February 28, 1899 1390 30 Stat. 1390
  Joint Res. 24
   (Session 3)
Philadelphia exposition JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing foreign exhibitors at the commercial exposition to be held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, to bring to this country foreign laborers from their respective countries for the purpose of preparing for and making their exhibits under regulations prescribed by the Secretary of the Treasury. March 1, 1899 1390 30 Stat. 1390
  Joint Res. 25
   (Session 3)
Report on Philippines, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION providing for the printing of the Report on the Financial and Industrial Conditions of the Philippine Islands, by Edward W. Harden, special commissioner of the United States. March 1, 1899 1391 30 Stat. 1391
  Joint Res. 26
   (Session 3)
Alaska, maps JOINT RESOLUTION authorizing the Director of the Geological Survey to prepare maps of Alaska, showing all known topographic and geologic features, and so forth. March 1, 1899 1391 30 Stat. 1391
  Joint Res. 27
   (Session 3)
District of Columbia JOINT RESOLUTION to promote the relocation of certain tracks of the City and Suburban Railway Company, of the District of Columbia. March 3, 1899 1391 30 Stat. 1391
  Pres. Proc. 1 PROCLAMATION. Convening extra session of Congress March 6, 1897 1765 30 Stat. 1765
  Pres. Proc. 2 PROCLAMATION. Setting apart public reservation, Nogales, Arizona, June 25, 1897 1, 765 30 Stat. 1765
  Pres. Proc. 3 PROCLAMATION. Designating November 25, 1897, as Thanksgiving Day, October 29, 1897 1766 30 Stat. 1766
  Pres. Proc. 4 PROCLAMATION. Suspending tonnage duties on Mexican vessels, November 12, 1897 1767 30 Stat. 1767
  Pres. Proc. 5 PROCLAMATION. Setting apart Pine Mountain and Zaca Lake Forest Reserve, California, March 2, 1898 1767 30 Stat. 1767
  Pres. Proc. 6 PROCLAMATION. Institution of Cuban blockade, March 26, 1898 1769 30 Stat. 1769
  Pres. Proc. 7 PROCLAMATION. Calling for volunteers, war with Spain, April 23, 1898 1770 30 Stat. 1770
  Pres. Proc. 8 PROCLAMATION. Announcing adherence to certain principles, war with Spain, April 26, 1898 1770 30 Stat. 1770
  Pres. Proc. 9 PROCLAMATION. Setting apart Prescott Forest Reserve, Arizona, May 10, 1898 1771 30 Stat. 1771
  Pres. Proc. 10 PROCLAMATION. Second call for volunteers 1772 30 Stat. 1772
  Pres. Proc. 11 PROCLAMATION. Setting apart Pecos River Forest Reserve, New Mexico, May 27, 1898 1773 30 Stat. 1773
  Pres. Proc. 12 PROCLAMATION. Commercial agreement with France 1774 30 Stat. 1774
  Pres. Proc. 13 PROCLAMATION. Extension of blockade, Cuba 1776 30 Stat. 1776
  Pres. Proc. 14 PROCLAMATION. Setting apart Pine Mountain and Zaca Lake Forest Reserve, California, June 29, 1898 1776 30 Stat. 1776
  Pres. Proc. 15 PROCLAMATION. Suspension of tonnage dues on vessels from Copenhagen 1778 30 Stat. 1778
  Pres. Proc. 16 PROCLAMATION. Restoration, Saline Reserves, Cherokee Outlet, July 27, 1898 1779 30 Stat. 1779
  Pres. Proc. 17 PROCLAMATION. War with Spain, suspension of hostilities, August 12, 1898 1780 30 Stat. 1780
  Pres. Proc. 18 PROCLAMATION. Setting apart forest reserve, Arizona, August 17, 1898 1780 30 Stat. 1780
  Pres. Proc. 19 PROCLAMATION. Setting apart forest reserve, New Mexico and Arizona, August 17, 1898 1782 30 Stat. 1782
  Pres. Proc. 20 PROCLAMATION. Setting apart Black Hills Forest Reserve, South Dakota and Wyoming, September 19, 1898 1783 30 Stat. 1783
  Pres. Proc. 21 PROCLAMATION. Designating November 24, 1898, as Thanksgiving Day, October 28, 1898 1786 30 Stat. 1786
  Pres. Proc. 22 PROCLAMATION. Naval reservation, Hawaii, November 2, 1898 1786 30 Stat. 1786
  Pres. Proc. 23 PROCLAMATION. Setting apart forest reserve, Utah, February 10, 1899 1787 30 Stat. 1787
  Pres. Proc. 24 PROCLAMATION. Setting apart forest reserve, Montana, February 10, 1899 1788 30 Stat. 1789
  Pres. Proc. 25 PROCLAMATION. Revocation of suspension of port dues, Tobago, British West Indies, March 13, 1899 1790 30 Stat. 1790
  Pres. Proc. 26 PROCLAMATION. Revocation of suspension of port dues, Trinidad, British West Indies, March 13, 1899 179 30 Stat. 1791