Here is one of the two land patents received by Henry Austin Carringer (my great-grandfather) in 1889 in Cheyenne County, Kansas, obtained from the Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records site (as a PDF, copied to a JPG using the Windows Snipping Tool):
The United States of America
according to the official plat of the survey of the said Lands returned to the General Land Office by the Surveyor General, which said tract has been purchased by the said Henry A. Carringer
Now know ye, That the United States of America, in consideration of the premises, and in conformity with the several acts of Congress, in such case made and provided, HAVE GIVEN AND GRANTED, and by these presents DO GIVE AND GRANT, unto the said Hewnry A. Carringer
and to his heirs, the said tract above described: TO HAVE AND TO HOLD the same, together with all the rights, privileges, immunities, and appurtenances of whatsoever nature, thereunto belonging, unto the said Henry A. Carringer
IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I. Benjamin Harrison, PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, have caused these Letters to be made patent, and the seal of the General Land Office to be hereunto affixed.
GIVEN under my hand, at the City of Washington, the twenty eighth day of October, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and eighty nine, and of the Independence of the United States the one hundred and fourteenth.