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Executive Order 6002—Withdrawal of Land for Administrative Site, Arizona

January 18, 1933

Under and pursuant to the provisions of the act of Congress approved June 25, 1910 (36 Stat. 847-848), entitled "AN ACT To authorize the President of the United States to make withdrawals of public lands in certain cases" as amended by the act of Congress approved August 24, 1912 (37 Stat. 497), it is hereby ordered that the land hereinafter listed, together with any buildings or structures located thereon, be, and the same is hereby, withdrawn from settlement, location, sale, or entry and reserved for occupation and use by representatives of the Geological Survey in aid of existing power-site reservations and in connection with the maintenance and operation of gaging stations in the Colorado and Paria Rivers required by the terms of the Colorado River compact, and the Boulder Canyon act of December 21, 1928 (45 Stat. 1057-1066).

Gila and Salt River Meridian

T. 40 N., R. 7 E., sec. 13, lots 1, 2, 3, and 4.

T. 40 N., R. 8 E., all land within a quarter of a mile of the Colorado River, in (unsurveyed) what probably will be, when surveyed, sec. 18.

Signature of Herbert Hoover

The White House,
January 18, 1933.

Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 6002—Withdrawal of Land for Administrative Site, Arizona Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361556

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