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Usage examples for reclamation

  1. We're just at the most crucial point with our reclamation project, over here on the flat. – Sawtooth Ranch by B. M. Bower
  2. When he had deposited Honey in the suite which had been reserved by wire for them, Skinner proceeded to execute the next step in his scheme for the reclamation of Willard Jackson. – Skinner's Dress Suit by Henry Irving Dodge
  3. Anxious above all things to secure for himself such credit as may be due to the modest merit of scrupulous fidelity, he desires to lay before the public so much of the corrections conveyed in their respective letters of reclamation as may be necessary to complete or to rectify the first draught of their propositions as conveyed in his former summary. – A Study of Shakespeare by Algernon Charles Swinburne
  4. 8. What is the purpose of the Reclamation Act of 1902? – Problems in American Democracy by Thames Ross Williamson
  5. Why the Reclamation Service then! – The Enchanted Canyon by Honoré Willsie Morrow
  6. If any excuse were needed for the lively interest taken in the subject of dry- farming, it is amply furnished by these figures showing the vast extent of the country interested in the reclamation of land by the methods of dry- farming. – Dry-Farming by John A. Widtsoe
  7. The entire Homecroft Reserve System should be organized as a separate department of the National government like the Forest Service or Reclamation Service, and should be known as the Homecroft Service. – Our National Defense: The Patriotism of Peace by George Hebard Maxwell
  8. Here, again, we fall back upon our actual experience in reclamation work. – In-Darkest-England-and-the-Way-Out by Booth, William
  9. Were not their want of value a sufficient reason against reclaiming the property of these arms, it rests with Congress to decide, whether other reasons are not opposed to this reclamation. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  10. The interested views manifested by Wilkinson in his reclamation of large sums of money for his alleged disbursements in counteracting the hostile plans of the American vice- president, Burr, against Mexico, appeared to the viceroy to be no less incompatible with the rights of his majesty than they were irreconcilable to the honour of an officer and patriot of a foreign state. – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  11. 60 I have indicated to the best of my ability the channel of the river at low tide as it appears to have been before reclamation began, but even this can barely be traced upon the levelled, heightened, and now fruitful pastures. – Crecy by Hilaire Belloc
  12. This story of the Imperial Valley and its reclamation was written in the same study as was " The Calling of Dan Matthews." – The Re-Creation of Brian Kent by Harold Bell Wright
  13. A similar misapprehension of another passage in Mr. Wirt's book, for which I am also quoted, has produced a similar reclamation on the part of Massachusetts, by some of her most distinguished and estimable citizens. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  14. Landed estate may be expropriated if it is required for housing, or for a settlement or reclamation policy, or in the interests of agriculture. – The New Germany by George Young
  15. That this is no impossible thing even for a common labourer in a workshop, may be illustrated by the remarkable career of Thomas Wright of Manchester, who not only attempted but succeeded in the reclamation of many criminals while working for weekly wages in a foundry. – Self Help by Samuel Smiles
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