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Congressional bill for the purchase of a national forest reserve

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  • To the Senate and Eeuse of Representatives? I transmit herewith, for the information of the Congress, a letter from the Secretary of Agriculture, in which he presents a preliminary report of investigations upon the forests of the Southern Appalachian mountain region. Upon the basis of the facts established by this investigation, the Secretary of Agriculture recommends the purchase of land for a national forest reserve in western Horth Carolina, eastern Tennessee, and adjacent States. I commend to the favorable consideration of the Congress the rea<- sons upon which this recommendation rests* Executive Mansion.

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