Washington : Government Printing Office
Whereas, pursuant to the authority contained in R.S. 2382 to 2385 (43 U.S.C. 713-715, 717), the townsite of Sawyer was established upon lands ceded to the United States by the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe (Fond du Lac Band), and
Whereas, there are certain undisposed of lands within the townsite, and
Whereas, the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe and the Commissioner of Indian Affairs have recommended restoration of the townsite lands involved to tribal ownership,
Now, therefore, by virtue of the authority contained in sections 3 and 7 of the act of June 18, 1934 (48 Stat. 984; 25 U.S.C. 463a) I hereby find that the restoration to tribal ownership of the lands described below will be in the public interest, and the said lands are hereby restored to tribal ownership of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe, Minnesota, subject to any valid existing rights:
T. 48 N., R. 18 W.,
Block 1, lots 1 and 2;
Block 4, lots 4, 5, and 6;
Block 5, lots 1, 3, and 4;
Block 6, lots 1 to 8, incl.;
Block 7, lots 1, 2, and 3;
Block 9, lots 1 to 6, incl.;
Block 10, lots 3 to 7, incl.
The areas described aggregate 3.87
acres in Carlton County, being a portion of the S ½ N ½ SW ¼ of section 4.
HARRY R. ANDERSON,
Assistant Secretary of the Interior.