Executive Order 5172—Reserving Certain Described Lands for Resurvey, Montana
Under authority contained in the act of June 25, 1910 (36 Stat., 847), as amended by the act of August 24, 1912 (37 Stat., 497), and subject to the conditions, provisions and limitations of said acts, it is hereby ordered that the public lands in Secs. 4 to 9, 16 to 21, 28 to 30, inclusive, T. 3 S., R. 7 E., east half T. 5 S., R. 7 E., and Secs. 6, 7, 18 and 19, T. 5 S., R. 8 E., P.M., Montana, be and the same are hereby withdrawn from settlement, location, sale, entry and all forms of appropriation, pending a resurvey of said townships under the act of March 3, 1909 (35 Stat. 845).
This order shall continue in full force and effect unless and until revoked by the President, or by an act of Congress.
The White House,
August 9, 1929.
Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5172—Reserving Certain Described Lands for Resurvey, Montana Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/360871