Editors. "Organic Act applies laws of Oregon to Alaska". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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Organic Act applies laws of Oregon to Alaska (39 words)
Historical Context Note
US government passes the 'Organic Act', wherby Alaska becomes a judicial district, following the laws of the state of Oregon. Before this can take place, however, there will be an interim term of government under the US war department.18890 Organic Act applies laws of Oregon to Alaska 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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