Executive Order 5664—Withdrawal of Public Lands for Use as Naval Ammunition Depot, Nevada
Under authority of the act of Congress approved June 25, 1910 (36 Stat. 847), as amended by the act of August 24, 1912 (37 Stat. 497), subject to the conditions, provisions, and limitations of said acts, it is hereby ordered that the following described lands in the State of Nevada be, and they are hereby, withdrawn from settlement, location, sale, entry, and all forms of appropriation and held for the exclusive use and benefit of the United States Navy Department for development of and use as an ammunition depot, until this order is revoked by the President or by act of Congress:
Those parts of tracts 39, 42, 43, and 46 per plat of resurvey approved December 7, 1922, embracing those lands included in the following described subdivisions of the original survey thereof per plat approved October 27, 1880, viz:
Mount Diablo Meridian
T. 8 N., R. 30 E., lot 1, NW. ¼ NE.¼, NE.¼ NW.¼, SW.¼ NW.¼ N.½ SW.¼, sec. 16;
lot 1, NE.¼ SE.¼, sec. 17;
S.½ SW.¼ sec. 20.
The White House,
July 2, 1931.
Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5664—Withdrawal of Public Lands for Use as Naval Ammunition Depot, Nevada Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361377