|UCCSN Board of Regents' Meeting Minutes
April 27-28, 1869
Volume OA - Pages 71-72
Department of State
~ Carson City, Nevada"
~ April 27, 1869"
The Board of Regents met at the call of the President. Present:
~C. C. Batterman, C. N. Noteware and A. N. Fisher."
The minutes of the last meeting were read and approved.
Upon statement by the Secretary that at the last meeting of this
~Board the N. 1/2 of S.E. 1/4 of Section 5, J13 N. R.9 E., and"
~the E. 1/2 of S.W. 1/4 of Section 32, J14 N. R.19 E., were order
ed selected under different Grants at the instance of different
individuals. He was instructed to notify the State Register
~that the application bearing the latest date should be rejected,
and the order for the selection of the same at the instance of
~R. Nobblet, was rescinded."
~A letter from Messrs. Britton & Gray, Attorneys at Washington,"
~under date of February 25, was read, ordered on file (see file"
~""B & G-Eight""), and the Secretary instructed to reply. The"
~items in said communication relating to conflicts, etc., were"
referred to C. N. Noteware for adjustment.
~On motion of A. N. Fisher, the following was adopted, to wit,"
~ WHEREAS, applications made by this Board in behalf of the"
State of Nevada for lands selected in satisfaction of Grants
~ made by the United States, have not been acted upon by the"
proper attention at Washington as promptly as the interests
~ of this State demand; and WHEREAS, Hon. C. N. Noteware,"
~ Secretary of State and a member of this Board of Regents,"
~ proposes a visit to the eastern states, THEREFORE,"
~ RESOLVED, that he be requested to proceed to Washington as"
~ the representative of this Board, and to use his influence"
~ to secure proper attention to applications from this State,"
which during the past two years have been allowed to accum-
ulate in the General Land Office.
~A form of Patent, similar, except in title and arrangement of"
~signatures, to the form more in use for 16th and 36th sections,"
~to be given purchasers of State Land, was submitted by C. N."
~Noteware, adopted and ordered transmitted to the State Register.
~On motion, adjourned."
C. C. Batterman
A. N. Fisher