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Riparian Damages on the East Bank of the Mississippi River

Riparian Damages on the East Bank of the Mississippi River

hearings before the United States House Committee on the Judiciary, Sixty-Second Congress, second session, on Mar. 22, 1912

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liability for flood damages -- United States

  • About the Edition

    Considers (62) H.R. 19412

    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationii, 69 p
    Number of Pages69
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18099148M

    History. The United States and Spain disputed these lands east of the Mississippi River until Spain relinquished its claim with the Treaty of Madrid, initially signed in by the two countries' Mississippi Territory was organized in from these lands, in an area extending from 31° N latitude to 32°28' North — or approximately the southern half of the . -East bank of river, prime tobacco soil-Chiefs rule with divine power-French like Natchez-hierarchy reminds them of French tradition-Natchez can't stand Choctaws, like Chickasaws-different alliance from France-Cadillac insults Natchez by passing them on river-Cadillac faux pas-Natchez close river to French-kill French sailors who try to pass.   Provided further, that nothing contained in the act entitled an act to incorporate the St. Anthony Falls Water Power Company shall be so construed as to allow the said St. Anthony Falls Water Power Company to maintain or construct dams or sluices extending beyond the center of the channel of the Mississippi river from the western bank of. The resulting damage to the riparian owner in this case did not constitute such a taking of property as is required by the Fifth Amendment to be compensated. P. United States v. Willow River Power Co. No. Argued February 8, 9, Mississippi River Commission, U. S. Such losses may be compensated by legislative authority.


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May, as the floodwater was channeled back once again through the levees and into the Mississippi River at Vicksburg, Mississippi. On the final breach of the flood occurred at McCrea, Louisiana on the east bank of the Atchafalaya levee (Figure 3 shows the full extent of the flood).File Size: KB.

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