Executive Order 5586—Withdrawal of Public Lands for Classification, North Dakota
Under and pursuant to the provisions of the act of Congress approved June 25, 1910 (36 Stat. 847), as amended by the act of August 24, 1912 (37 Stat. 497), and subject to the conditions therein expressed and valid existing claims, it is hereby ordered that the public lands within the following described area in North Dakota be, and they are hereby, temporarily withdrawn for classification as to their suitability for wild-life refuge purposes:
Fifth Principal Meridian
T. 138 N., R. 74 W., sec. 26, lots 1 and 2, and
sec. 32, N. ½ SE. ¼ and lots 1, 6, 7, and 8;
T. 138 N., R. 75 W., sec. 34, E. ½ NE. ¼, SW. ¼ NE. ¼, SE. ¼ NW. ¼, SW. ¼
and SE. ¼;
T. 137 N., R. 76 W., sec. 22, SW. ¼ NE. ¼ and NW. ¼, and
sec. 24, SE. ¼.
This order shall continue in full force and effect unless and until revoked by the President or by act of Congress.
The White House,
March 30, 1931.
Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5586—Withdrawal of Public Lands for Classification, North Dakota Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361360