Guide to Departmental Letters

 

Division

Designation

Concerning

Administration

"A"

GLO Administration

Recorder's Division

"B"

Concerning patents 1817-1908

Public Lands Division

"C"

Public Land Disposal 1796-1908

Private Land Claims

"D"

Private Land Claims 1788-1909

Railroad Right/Way

"F"

Lands granted for Reclamation railroads, canals, reservoirs,1856-1909

Pre-Emption

"G"

Pre-emption and grants to schools, townsite and other State selections 1832-1908

Homestead Contest

"H"

1887-1908

Indian, Swamp Land

"K"

1849-1908

Accounting

"M"

Financial matters 1853-1908

Mineral Contest

"N"

1844-1908

Government Contest

"P"

Proceedings ordered

Forestry

"R"

Use of military bounty warrants & scrip on public domain 1788-1908

Guide to the National Archives of the United States General Archives and Record Services, GPO, Washington 1974 P/374