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|Public Law 85-396||Chippewa Indians. Conveyances.|
|Public Law 85-396||Diocese of Superior.|
|Public Law 85-396||Flambeau, Wis.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior, in accordance with the wishes of the General Council of the Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, as expressed by referendum vote on May 14, 1957, is hereby authorized to convey to the Diocese of Superior, Superior, Wisconsin, for church purposes, and to the town of Flambeau, Wisconsin, for cemetery purposes, all right, title, and interest of the United States of America and of the said band in and to the following described tracts of lands:
To the Diocese of Superior, Superior, Wisconsin:
Lot 1, block 26, in section 5, township 40 north, range 5 east, fourth principal meridian, Wisconsin, plat of the village of Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin, and that portion of Church Street lying northwesterly of State Highway Numbered 47, subject to all existing valid rights-of-way.
To the town of Flambeau:
A parcel of land in the west fractional half of the northeast quarter of section 6, township 40 north, range 5 east, fourth principal meridian, Wisconsin, more particularly described as follows: Commencing at a point 25 feet east of the center of section 6; thence north 33 feet to a point of beginning, said point being on the east right-of-way line of the Pokegama Trail; thence north along said right-of-way line, a distance of 1,485 feet; thence east along the south right-of-way line of said trail, a distance of 396 feet to the drainage canal; thence south 31 degrees east along said drainage canal, a distance of 1,089 feet to swamp; thence southwesterly along edge of said swamp, a distance of 1,221 feet to the point of beginning.
The conveyance authorized by this Act shall be subject to the condition that title to the land shall revert to the United States of America in trust for the Lac du Flambeau Band of the Lake Superior
Chippewa Indians, its successors or assigns, when the land is no longer needed or used for the purpose for which the land is conveyed.
Approved, May 9, 1958.