Executive Order 1682—Setting Aside Lands in Montana for Administrative Purposes in Connection with Flathead Indians
It is hereby ordered that the SE. 1/4 of the SW. 1/4 of Section 9, Township 18 North, Range 21 West, Montana Meridian, containing 40 acres, be, and the same is hereby withdrawn from entry and set apart for administrative purposes in connection with the affairs of the Flathead Indians in the State of Montana: Provided, however, that this withdrawal shall not affect the valid prior rights of any persons to the lands described.
WM. H. TAFT
The White House,
January 14, 1913
William Howard Taft, Executive Order 1682—Setting Aside Lands in Montana for Administrative Purposes in Connection with Flathead Indians Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/276665