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" They were admitted to be the rightful occupants of the soil, with a legal as well as just claim to retain possession of it, and to use it according to their own discretion... "
Papers - Page 57
by British and American Joint Commission for the Final Settlement of the Claims of the Hudson's Bay and Puget's Sound Agricultural Companies - 1868
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United States Reports: Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court, Volume 21

United States. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1823
...no instance, entirely disregarded ; but were necessarily, to a considerable extent, impaired. They were admitted to be the rightful occupants of the...it, and to use it according to their own discretion ; but their rights to complete sovereignty, as independent nations, were necessarily diminished, and...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Circuit Court of the United ...

Elijah Paine, United States. Circuit Court (2nd Circuit) - Law reports, digests, etc - 1827
...relations that were to exist between such government and the natives. The Indians were considered as being the rightful occupants of the soil, with a legal as...possession of it, and to use it according to their own discre* tion. But their rights to complete sovereignty as independent nations, were necessarily diminished....
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Essays on the Present Crisis in the Condition of the American Indians

Jeremiah Evarts - Cherokee Indians - 1829 - 112 pages
...Again : " They [the original inhabitants] were admitted to be the rightful occupants of the soil, icith a legal as well as just claim to retain possession...and to use it according to their own discretion." p. 574. Yet, as the Indians could not sell to foreign nations, except to the discoverers and those...
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Essays on the present crisis in the condition of the Americian Indians ...

Jeremiah Evarts - Cherokee Indians - 1829 - 112 pages
...will find, that the Court said of the '* original inhabitants " of this continent generally, " They were admitted to be the rightful occupants of the soil, with a legal as iceu as just claim to retain possession of it, and to use it according to their own discretion." This...
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Essays on the Present Crisis in the Condition of the American Indians

Jeremiah Evarts - Cherokee Indians - 1829 - 112 pages
...he will find, that the Court said of the " original inhabitants" of this continent generally, "They were admitted to be the rightful occupants of the soil, with a legal as weu as just claim to retain possession of it, and to use it according to their own discretion." This...
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Speeches on the Passage of the Bill for the Removal of the Indians

United States. Congress - Cherokee Indians - 1830 - 304 pages
...THE SUPREME COCRT OF THE UNITED STATES. The Court say, " The original inhabitants of this continent were admitted to be the rightful occupants of the...and to use it according to their own. discretion." Agam : — " If an individual might extinguish the Indian title for his own benefit, or, in other words,...
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The Removal of the Indians: An Article from the American Monthly Magazine ...

George Barrell Cheever - Cherokee Indians - 1830 - 72 pages
...Court declared of the " original inhabitants," without restriction, of this continent, that " they were admitted to be the rightful occupants of the...and to use it according to their own discretion." " This is said, be it remembered, (we quote the remarks of William Penn) respecting Indians generally,...
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The Case of the Cherokee Nation Against the State of Georgia: Argued and ...

Cherokee Nation, Richard Peters - Cherokee Indians - 1831 - 286 pages
...take itfrom them by force; not to compel them to sell it: for, " they were admitted, say the court, to be the rightful occupants of the soil, with a legal as well as just claim to retain the possession of it, and to use it according to their own discretion." Although they are here called...
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Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States: With a ..., Volume 2

Joseph Story - Constitutional history - 1833 - 736 pages
...occupancy, or use in the soil, which was subordinate to the ultimate dominion .of the discoverer. They were admitted to be the rightful occupants of the...it, and to use it according to their own discretion. In a certain sense, they were permitted to exercise rights of sovereignty over it. They might sell...
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Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States: With a ..., Volume 1

Joseph Story - Constitutional history - 1833 - 776 pages
...occupancy, or use in the soil, which was subordinate to the ultimate dominion of the discoverer. They were admitted to be the rightful occupants of the soil, with a legal as well as just claim 1 " Ut fides Catholica, ct Christiana Roli<*io nostris pnesertim temporibus exaltctur, &.r., ac barbaric...
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