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GENERAL ORDERS,

WAR DEPARTMENT,

ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE,
No. 46.

Washington, April 9, 1867. The following Act of Congress is published for the information and government of all concerned:

(PUBLIC-No. 11.] AN ACT to anthorize the entry and occupation of a portion of Long Island), in

Boston Harbor, for military purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate und House of Representatives of the United Stutes of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of War be, and he is hereby, authorized to take possession of that portion of Long Island, in Boston harbor, Massachusetts, belonging to James T. Anstin. for the purpose of erecting thereon a fort and such other structures as may be needed for military purposes, and there shall be paid for the same, ont of any moneys in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sunı of five thousand dollars, as agreed upon between Ivers J. Austin, thie agent and representative of the said James T. Austin, and the Agent of the United States charged with the negotiation for the purchase of said property: Provided, That said amount shall not be paid until the Attorney General of the United States shall be satisfied that the title of said portion of said island has been fully transferred to the United States free from all incumbrance, and that the person receiving the money is competent to

act in the premises.

Approved, March 28, 1867.

BY ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF WAR:

E. D. TOWNSEND, Assistant Adjutant General.

OFFICIAL:

Assistant Adjutant General.

GENERAL ORDERS,

WAR DEPARTMENT,
ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE,

Washington, April 9, 1867.

No. 47.

The following Resolution of Congress is published for the information and government of all concerned:

[PUBLIC RESOLUTION-No. 21.] JOINT RESOLUTION to authorize the Secretary of War to build dredge-boats for

use at the mouth of the Mississippi river. Be it resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of War be, and is hereby, authorized, on the recommendation of the Engineer Department, to build and operate two dredge-boats for the purpose of deepening and keeping open the channel of one or more of the passes at the mouth of the Mississippi, and to expend for that purpose so much as may be necessary of the appropriation for the improvement of the mouth of the Mississippi river, provided for in the “Act making appropriations for the repair

, preservation, and completion of certain public works heretofore commenced under the authority of law, and for other purposes," approvedl Marchi recond, eighteen hundred and sixty-seven.

Approved, March 29, 1867.
BY ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF WAR:

E. D. TOWNSEND, Assistant Adjutant General.

OFFICIAL:

Assistant Adjutant General.

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