United States v. Baltimore - 98 U.S. 424 (1878)
U.S. Supreme Court
United States v. Baltimore, 98 U.S. 424 (1878)
United States v. Baltimore
98 U.S. 424
A mere permission by the commandant to settle on land in Florida, not followed by a grant or by other evidence of title under the Spanish government, will not sustain a claim in a suit in the district court brought under the eleventh section of the Act of June 22, 1860,12 Stat. 85.
The facts are stated in the opinion of the Court.