De la Croix v. Chamberlain
25 U.S. 599 (1827)

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De la Croix v. Chamberlain, 25 U.S. 12 Wheat. 599 599 (1827)

De la Croix v. Chamberlain

25 U.S. (12 Wheat.) 599

Syllabus

A concession of lands made by the Spanish authorities at Mobile in the year 1806 cannot be given in evidence to support am ejectment in the courts of the United States, the same not having been recorded or passed upon by the board of commissioners or register of the land office, established by the acts of Congress relating to land titles in that country.

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