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" Whenever any citizen of the United States discovers a deposit of guano on any island, rock, or key, not within the lawful jurisdiction of any other government, and not occupied by the citizens of any other government, and takes peaceable possession thereof,... "
History's Great Untold Stories: Obscure Events of Lasting Importance - Page 215
by Joseph Cummins - 2006 - 367 pages
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The Supreme Court Reporter, Volume 11

1891
...Revised Statutes, are as tollo we: Νσ section 1, when any citizen of the United States shall "discover a deposit of guano on any island, rock, or key, not...the lawful jurisdiction of any other government, and not occupied by the citizens of any other government, and shall take peaceable possession thereof,...
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Appletons' Annual Cyclopaedia and Register of Important ..., Volume 9; Volume 24

1885
...guano; claiming the right to do this under sections 5.570 to 5,578 Revised Statutes, which próvido that whenever any citizen of the United States discovers a deposit of guano on any island not within the lawful jurisdiction of any other government, and not occupied by the citizens of any...
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The Navigation Laws of the United States

United States - 1886
...been passed Approved, July 5, 1884. 2,— GUANO ISLANDS. (Revised Statutes, Title LXXII.) SEC. 5570. Whenever any citizen of the United States discovers...the lawful jurisdiction of any other government, and not occupied by the citizens of any other goverunient, and takes peaceable possession thereof, and...
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A Digest of the International Law of the United States: Taken from ..., Volume 3

Francis Wharton - 1886
...Revised Statutes of the United States provide as follows : SEC. 0570. Whenever any citizen of the Unifed States discovers a deposit of guano on any island,...the lawful jurisdiction of any other Government, and not occupied by the citizens of any other Government, and takes peaceable possession thereof, and occupies...
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A Digest of the International Law of the United States: Papers emanating ...

Francis Wharton - 1886
...provide as follows : SEC. 5570. Whenever any citizen of the United States discovers a deposit of gnano on any island, rock, or key, not within the lawful jurisdiction of any other Government, and not occupied by the citizens of any other Government, and takes peaceable possession thereof, and occupies...
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A Digest of the International Law of the United States: Taken from ..., Volume 3

Francis Wharton - 1887
...DEPOSITS GIVES TITLE. §311. The Eevised Statutes of the United States provide as follows : Szc. 5570. Whenever any citizen of the United States discovers...key, not within the lawful jurisdiction of any other Governrueut. and not occupied hy the citizens of any other Government, and takes peaceable possession...
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A Digest of the International Law of the United States: Taken from ..., Volume 3

Francis Wharton - 1887
...DEPOSITS GIVES TITLE. §311. Tbe Ecvised Statutes of the United States provide as follows : SEC. Ü570. Whenever any citizen of the United States discovers...rock, or key, not within the lawful jurisdiction of auy other Government, and not occupied by the citizens of any other Government, and takes peaceable...
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Appletons' Annual Cyclopaedia and Register of Important ..., Volume 9; Volume 24

1889
...guano; claiming the right to do this under sections 5,670 to 5,578 Revised Statutes, which provide that whenever any citizen of the United States discovers a deposit of guano on any island not within the lawful jurisdiction of any other government, and not occupied by the citizens of any...
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Des stipulations et des legs de rentes perpétuelles et viagères ...

Charles Joseph Felix Brunet - 1890 - 367 pages
...constitutional and valid. The provisions of that law directly involved were as follows: SEC. 5570. Whenever any citizen of the United States discovers...the lawful jurisdiction of any other government, and not occupied by the citizens of any other government, and takes peaceable possession thereof, and occupies...
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United States Reports: Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court at ..., Volume 137

United States. Supreme Court, John Chandler Bancroft Davis, Henry Putzel, Henry C. Lind, Frank D. Wagner - 1890
...Revised Statutes, are as follows: By section 1, when any citizen of the United States shall "discover a deposit of guano on any island, rock or key, not...the lawful jurisdiction of any other government, and not occupied by the citizens of any other government, and shall take peaceable possession thereof,...
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