Washington : Government Printing Office
Whereas, pursuant to the authority contained in the act of March 1, 1907 (34 Stat. 1032), the townsite of White Earth was established within the White Earth Indian Reservation, Minn.; and
Whereas, there are certain undisposed of lands within the townsite; and
Whereas, the Tribal Council 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. 463(a), 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 of the White Earth Indian Reservation, Minn., subject to any valid existing rights:
T. 112 N., R. 41 W.,
In sec. 23,
Block 4, lots 4 and 5;
Block 9, N 1/3 of lot 5;
Block 16, lots 1, 2, and 4.
The areas described aggregate approximately 6 acres in Becker County.
HARRY R. ANDERSON,
Assistant Secretary of the Interior.