Virginia's cession of western lands to the United States

August 2017
Virginia's Cession of Western Lands to the United States;8/1/2017, p1
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Presents the text of Virginia's cession of western lands to the United States ratified December 20, 1783. Reasons for Virginia's cession of the land; Right of the United States to admit states formed from the ceded land into the Union.


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