Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1913.
|Chap. 37||Blackfeet Indian Reservation, Mont.|
|Chap. 37||Sale of land in, for hotel purposes.|
|Chap. 37||Provisos. Regulations.
36 Stat., 354.
|Chap. 37||Addition to town site.
34 Stat., 1039, ante, 290.
|Sec. 2||Withdrawal for Glacier National Park.|
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 is hereby authorized to sell and convey to Louis W. Hill, his heirs, executors, or administrators, for hotel purposes, at a price to be fixed by appraisement, at not less than twenty-five dollars per acre, and under such terms, conditions, and regulations as the Secretary of the Interior may prescribe, not to exceed one hundred and sixty acres of land, not heretofore sold or allotted, within or near the town site of Midvale, Montana, within the Blackfeet Indian Reservation, the proceeds from the sale of said lands to be deposited in the Treasury to the credit of the Blackfeet Tribe of Indians: Provided, however, That any hotel erected on said lands shall be operated by the said Louis W. Hill, his executors, administrators, heirs, or assigns, under such rules and regulations as the Secretary of the Interior may prescribe for the conduct and operation of hotels within the Glacier National Park: And provided also, That the Secretary of the Interior may, in his discretion, add to the said town site of Midvale from the unallotted tribal lands not to exceed forty acres of land to be disposed of for town-site purposes in accordance with the provisions of the act of March first, nineteen hundred and seven (Thirty-fourth Statutes at Large, page ten hundred and thirty-nine).
That the Secretary of the Interior is hereby authorized and directed, at his discretion, to withdraw from entry and sale not to exceed five acres of the lands embraced within the said town site of Midvale, or any addition thereto, for use in administrative purposes of the said Glacier National Park.
Approved, February 10, 1912.