Executive Order 8780—WITHDRAWING PUBLIC LANDS FOR THE USE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE NEW MEXICO
EXECUTIVE ORDER 8780
WITHDRAWING PUBLIC LANDS FOR THE USE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE
June 11, 1941
By virtue of the authority vested in me by section 4 of the act of May 13, 1924, c. 153, 43 Stat. 118, as amended by the act of August 19, 1935, c. 561, 49 Stat. 660, by the act of August 29, 1935, c. 805, 49 Stat. 961, and by the act of June 4, 1936, c. 500, 49 Stat. 1463, it is ordered that, subject to valid existing rights, the following-described lands be, and they are hereby, withdrawn from all forms of appropriation under the public-land laws, including the mining laws, and reserved for the use of the Department of State in connection with the Rio Grande Canalization project, authorized by the said acts:
NEW MEXICO PRINCIPAL MERIDIAN
T. 19 S., R. 3 W.,
sec. 3, lots 5, 6, SW 1/4 SE 1/4;
sec. 11, lot 8.
This order supersedes as to any of the above-described lands affected thereby the withdrawal made by Executive Order No. 6910 of November 26, 1934, as amended, and it is subject to the condition that livestock be permitted to cross any of the above-described lands for watering purposes except that portion of lot 8 lying north of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
THE WHITE HOUSE,
June 11, 1941.
Exec. Order No. 8780, 6 FR 2867, 1941 WL 3926 (Pres.)
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Executive Order 8780—WITHDRAWING PUBLIC LANDS FOR THE USE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE NEW MEXICO Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/210577